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The next meeting of the State Library Book Club will be on:

Thursday, November 13, 2014 in Room 313 from 12 noon to 1 p.m.

No reservation is needed. Just come and talk with other people about our next book selection.

The book will be:

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

by Bill Bryson

The Appalachian Trail stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers some of the most breathtaking terrain in America: majestic mountains, silent forests, sparking lakes. If you're going to take a hike, it's probably the place to go. And Bill Bryson is surely the most entertaining guide you'll find. He introduces us to the history and ecology of the trail and to some of the other hardy (or just foolhardy) folks he meets along the way; and a couple of bears. Already a classic, A Walk in the Woods will make you long for the great outdoors (or at least a comfortable chair to sit and read in). [From Goodreads.com webpage]

This book is available at the State Library, EZBorrow, and many local public libraries in a variety of formats.

Please come and share your thoughts with others who like to read. Bring your own lunch and join us. Anyone is welcome.


For additional information, please contact:

Kathy Hale | Government Documents Library/Access/Systems Supervisor
Pennsylvania Department of Education - Bureau of State Library
607 South Drive. Forum Building | Harrisburg, PA 17120-0600
Phone: 717.787.2327
kahale@pa.gov | www.education.state.pa.us