Nonfiction @ Night: "The Underground Girls of Kabul" by Jenny Nordberg
Adults Give your brain a work-out by reading and discussing some timely nonfiction titles during the Nonfiction @ Night Book Club at our Stratford Branch!
The book we'll read and discuss for October is "The Underground Girls of Kabul" by Jenny Nordberg.
In this book, an award-winning foreign news correspondent writes about the secret Afghan custom of disguising girls as boys to improve their social prospects, and discuses its political and social significance as well as the experiences of its practitioners.
Join us for the Nonfiction @ Night Book Club to discuss fascinating books and topics with your neighbors. From history and social issues to science and psychology, nonfiction illuminates any number of areas, making you more intelligent and well-rounded. And it's easy to do: Just read each month's book and show up! New attendees are always welcome.
For more information, call our Stratford Branch at 715-687-4420.
Wednesday, October 2, 2019