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Nature Book Club

Readers meet to discuss nature related books around a chosen theme. May's theme is Weather and Climate. Please read a book of your choosing based on this theme (see suggested list below). Some of our library staff will be reading along with you. 

This virtual program is hosted by staff at Southwest Chatham Library.
For more information, please call 912-927-4079 or email berckmans@liveoakpl.org. 

Suggested Reading:

Angry Weather: Heat Waves, Floods, Storms, and the New Science of Climate Change – Otto Friederike (2020) 243 pp. Ebook available on Hoopla

The Archipelago of Hope – Wisdom and Resilience From the Edge of Climate Change – Gleb Raigorodetskii (2018) 297 pp.

Braving the Elements: The Stormy History of American Weather – David Laskin (1996) 241 pp.

An Explorer’s Notebook: essays on life, history & climate – Tim F. Flannery (2014) 321 pp. Ebook available on Hoopla

Fevered: why a hotter planet will hurt our health and how we can save ourselves – Linda Marsa (2013) 245 pp.

Global Weirdness: Severe Storms, Deadly Heat Waves, Relentless Drought, Rising Seas, and the Weather of the Future (2012) 214 pp.

The New Shade Garden: Creating a Lush Oasis in the Age of Climate Change – Kenneth Druse (2015) 255 pp.

Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore – Elizabeth A. Rush (2018) Ebook available on Hoopla

Treading on Thin Air: Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, and Climate Change: How Weather Shapes our Everyday Lives – Elizabeth Austin (2016) 273 pp. Ebook available on Hoopla

We Are the Weather – Jonathan Safran Foer (2019) 272 pp.

The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future – Peter Moore (2015) 395 pp.

Click link to register.  Zoom login will be emailed prior to the event.  


Saturday, May 28, 2022
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Virtual Library Online
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Registration is required. There are 18 seats available.