In No God But God, Reza Aslan makes 15 centuries of religious history digestible without oversimplifying complex material, providing a valuable context for reflection about the origins of issues facing Muslims and their neighbors today.
In Christie's The Pale Horse, an elderly priest is murdered, quite possibly doomed by a woman's deathbed confession and by secrets kept safely locked behind closed doors of a mysterious local pub. Is it murder by black magic?
One of Dicken's most personally resonant novels, Little Dorrit, speaks across centuries to the modern reader. Intricately plotted and uncannily topical. This month, the group will discuss book 2, chapters 8 to 11.
In the Goldilocks Planet, Jan Zalasiewicz and Mark Williams demonstrate how the Earth's climate has dramatically and often abruptly altered over its 4.5 billion-year history - yet remained consistently habitable. Not too hot, not too cold...
The green hills and bustling boroughs of Lackawanna County have fostered a remarkable history of pioneering citizens and momentous events. Author/Historian Margo Azzarelli chronicles the history of Lackawanna County with these fascinating vignettes.