Last Updated on February 5, 2023

Books

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Ruth Houck Library

Main Street in Maple Terrace
Monday – Friday
10 am – 4 pm

Baltimore County Library Bookmobile 

1st Friday of the month:
9:30 – 10:30 AM – Courtyard Crossing (Lobby 7) entrance
10:30 – 11:30 AM – Cross Creek Lobby entrance

3rd Friday of the month:
9:30 – 10:30 AM – Courtyard Crossing (Lobby 7) entrance
10:30 – 11:30 AM – Cross Creek Lobby entrance

For the Baltimore County Public Library bookmobile stops, check under Schedule and Locations [updated monthly] on the BCPL Bookmobile: Mobile Library Services webpage.

Spiritual Book Club 

3rd Tuesday of each month
2 – 3 pm
Jeremiah Room
Sr. Eileen in Pastoral Care has list of books

Book Reviews by Residents

3rd Tuesday of each month from  7 – 8 PM in the Auditorium

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at 7 PM in the Auditorium.

Myth America : Historians Take On The Biggest Legends and Lies About Our Past by Kevin M. Kruse and Julian E. Zelizer [New York: Basic Books, 2023], reviewed by resident Ken Weeden.

This Is Happiness by Niall Williams
REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS
Table of Contents/Excerpt
Interview with Authors [Politics & Prose] (video)
Historians Fact-Check Our Countries… [KUT: Austin NPR}
I Looked Behind the Curtain of American History [NY Times]
In Myth America, Historians…Battle Misinformation [Washington Post]
Review [PBS Newshour] (video)
The Habit America’s Historians Just Can’t Give Up [Slate]
Review [NY Journal of Books]
Review [The Guardian]
Review [San Francisco Chronicle]

Books Reviewed:

Book Review of “Lessons in Chemistry”

Resident Mimi O’Donnell will review the book “Lessons in Chemistry: A Novel” by Bonnie Garmus  [New York: Doubleday, 2022] on Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at 7 PM in the Auditorium. This is her review that appeared in the January Sunburst.

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