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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 Mobile Engagement – Adult 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 7 – 8 pm Auditorium

Jan. 21 – Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right
[New York: Doubleday, 2016] by Jane Mayer, reviewed by Lon Chesnutt.

 

REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIAL

Review by Alan Ehrenhalt [New York Times]
Index of 12 reviews of Dark Money [Book Mark]
Jane Mayer Discusses Her Book  [BookTV, C-SPAN2] (video)
‘Hidden History’ Of Koch Brothers….[Fresh Air, NPR] (video)
Benefactors with Great Wealth [National Review]
Review [Society of Environmental Journalists]
A Must Read: Jane Mayer’s ‘Dark Money’ [Bill Moyers]
Nazi Oil, the Koch Brothers and a Rightwing Revolution [The Guardian]
Book excerpts  [Google Books]
Who Owns the GOP? [Dissent Magazine]
Review  [Washington Independent Review of Books]
Dark Money: Jane Mayer on How the Koch Bros… [Democracy Now]
A Conversation Between Hendrik Hertzberg and Jane Mayer [at Dartmouth Univ] (video)

**See monthly Community Special Events calendar for scheduled book reviews.

Books Reviewed:

Resident Book Review for November, 2019

Nov. 19 - The Handmaid's Tale [ New York: Anchor Books, 1986] by Margaret Atwood, reviewed by Michelle Chenoweth. REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIAL Review by Mary McCarthy [NY Times]What Critics Said About ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Back In The 1980sHandmaid's Tale...

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