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Brown Bags & Books

2016 Brown Bags and Books List

 January 27

 Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence

by Karen Armstrong

Reviewed by Roger Lyons

February 24

How About Never — Is Never Good for You: My Life in Cartoons

By Bob Mankoff

Reviewed by Bruce Boone

 March 23

Janie Richey and the Harrisburg High School Book Club

April 27

David Crockett: Hero of the Common Man

by William Groneman

Reviewed by Mark Motsinger

May 25

The Telephone Gambit: Chasing Alexander Graham Bell’s Secret

by Shulman, Seth

Reviewed by Herb Kickner

June 22

Pattern Play, a coloring book

Reviewed by Jennifer Johansson

July 27

The Witches

by Stacy Schiff

Reviewed by Jeff Campbell

August 24


by Cheryl Strayed

Reviewed by Judy Winkeler

September 28

The Last Great Walk: The True Story of a 1909 Walk from New York to San Francisco, and Why It Matters Today

by Wayne Curtis

Reviewed by Gillum Ferguson

October 26

Fishing Hole

Reviewed by the author, Hillary DeVisser