Books

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Ruth Houck Library

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

Baltimore County Library Bookmobile

The Bookmobile comes every Friday alternating between the Cross Creek entrance and Courtyard Crossing (Lobby 7) entrance.
10 am – 10:45 am. Cross Creek is the first Friday of the month and Courtyard Crossing is the second Friday.
BCPL Bookmobile Schedule

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

  • Mar. 20 – We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy by Ta-Nehisi Coates, reviewed by Ted Durr
    • Through the Lens of the Obama Years, Ta-Nehisi Coates Reckons With Race, Identity and Trump –  New York Times
    • On White SupremacyThe Guardian
    • A Series of Conversations with The Atlantic‘s Ta-Nehisi Coates –
      The Atlantic
    • Between the Presidency and HimNew York Times
    • “We Were 8 Years in Power”: Ta-Nehisi Coates on Obama, Trump & White Fear of “Good Negro Government” – Democracy Now
    • Ta-Nehisi Coates and the Fear of a Black Writer – Washington Post
    • We Made Ta-Nehisi Coates Into a Symbol – Slate
    • Review – CounterPunch
    • Video – C-SPAN

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