Community for Understanding and Hope Book Club

Reading Group books are available from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO at a 20% discount.

This group is open to the public.  The group meets on Thursday evenings at 7:00pm at the Kirkwood Public Library.

If you have any questions, please email shane.m@left-bank.com or general questions from the public can also be directed to the Reference Desk at 314-821-5770 ext. 1012.

"In the quest to transform the Kirkwood area into a prejudice-free community of highly respectful individuals, CFUH initiates ongoing dialogue and social interaction to create an environment of understanding and healing."
 

2022 Titles

January 20, 2022: Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch

February 17, 2022: Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

March 17, 2022: The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap by Mehrsa Baradaran

April 21, 2022: So You Want to Talk about Race by Ijeoma Oluo

May 19, 2022: The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America by Marcus J. Moore

June 16, 2022: The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together by Heather McGhee

July 21, 2022: Unbound: My Story of Liberation and the Birth of the Me Too Movement by Tarana Burke

August 18, 2022: The 1619 Project by Nikole Hannah-Jones

September 15, 2022: Annual potluck and book selection meeting. Location and time TBD.

 

Previous Titles: 2021, 2020, 201920182017

 

 

Staff Pick Badge
The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story By Nikole Hannah-Jones (Created by), The New York Times Magazine (Created by), Caitlin Roper (Editor), Ilena Silverman (Editor), Jake Silverstein (Editor) Cover Image
By Nikole Hannah-Jones (Created by), The New York Times Magazine (Created by), Caitlin Roper (Editor), Ilena Silverman (Editor), Jake Silverstein (Editor)
$30.40
ISBN: 9780593230572
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
Published: One World - November 16th, 2021