R.R. 2014-2015

Friends of the Library Random Review May 13
Jonathan Katz reviews the book The Family: Three Journeys Into the Heart of the Twentieth Century
by David Laskin on May 13, 2015.
Random Review Poster June 2015
Friends of the Library Random Review June 10, 2015 Poster

Interesting books. Interesting people. Monthly Reviews.

Random Reviews are held the second Wednesday of the month.

Corvallis Library Meeting Room
12:00 – 1:00 pm

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Random Reviews 2014-15

September 10: The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green
Reviewer: Alison Clement
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October 8: Mary Oliver’s Poetry
Reviewer: Robin Havenick
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November 12: Maverick Genius: The Pioneering Odyssey of Freeman Dyson
by Phillip Schewe
Reviewer: Greg Mulder(The outstanding Physics Professor!)
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December 10: Shocked: My Mother, Schiaparelli, and Me
by Patricia Volk
Reviewer: Leslie Burns
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What’s My Line with Elsa Schiaparelli

January 14: Wild Ones: A Sometimes Dismaying, Weirdly Reassuring Story about Looking at People Looking at Animals in America
by Jon Mooallem
Reviewer: Elena Passarello
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February 11: Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War
by Mark Harris
Reviewer: Jon Lewis
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March 11: Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin
by Jill Lepore
Reviewer: Ben Mutschler
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April 8: The Grapes of Wrath
by John Steinbeck
Reviewer: Bill Robbins
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May 13: The Family: Three Journeys Into the Heart of the Twentieth Century
by David Laskin
Reviewer: Jonathan Katz
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June 10: Knocking On Heaven’s Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death
by Katy Butler
Reviewer: Cliff Hall
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