Books About Reading

Everyone loves a book about books!  Here are three fantastic books available at your Community Library to get you started!

People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks: Offered a coveted job to analyze and conserve a priceless Sarajevo Haggadah, Australian rare-book expert Hanna Heath discovers a series of tiny artifacts in the volume's ancient binding that reveal its historically significant origins.

84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Haniff: An American writer forms an enduring relationship with a London bookseller which is carried on over 20 years and across two continents.

The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak: Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.

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