OUT NEXT MEETING IS SEPTEMBER 24TH AT 6:00 P.M.
The book for September is: RADIUM GIRLS BY KATE MOORE
The Curies’ newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines across the nation as the fresh face of beauty, and wonder drug of the medical community. From body lotion to tonic water, the popular new element shines bright in the otherwise dark years of the First World War.
Meanwhile, hundreds of girls toil amidst the glowing dust of the radium-dial factories. The glittering chemical covers their bodies from head to toe; they light up the night like industrious fireflies. With such a coveted job, these “shining girls” are the luckiest alive — until they begin to fall mysteriously ill
If interested in joining the book club, call the library (620-455-2221) for more information.