Book Club

October Book Club: The Five People You Meet in Heaven, by Mitch Albom

Join in reading October’s book, The Five People You Meet in Heaven, by Mitch Albom. “When Eddie dies, trying to save a child from a terrible accident, he wakes up in heaven. Heaven, he discovers, is a place where your life on Earth is finally explained to you.” Discussion will be held on the last … Continued

September Book Club: Packing for Mars, by Mary Roach

Join in reading September’s book, Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void, by Mary Roach. “The best-selling author of Stiff and Bonk explores the irresistibly strange universe of space travel and life without gravity. From the Space Shuttle training toilet to a crash test of NASA’s new space capsule, Mary Roach takes us on the … Continued

August Book Club Book: When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi

In this beautiful and poignant memoir, neurosurgeon Paul Kalanithi writes about his life and his battle with stage IV metastatic lung cancer. When Breath Becomes Air was a #1 New York Times bestseller and Pullitzer Prize finalist. Discussion will be held on the last Monday of the month, August 26th, 6:30 pm. Pick up a … Continued

July Book Club: The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye “was originally intended for adults but is read by adolescents for its themes of angst and alienation, and as a critique on superficiality in society. The novel’s protagonist Holden Caulfield has become … Continued

June Book Club: 50 Years at the Bright Spot, by Betty Evenson

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, 50 Years at the Bright Spot, by Betty Evenson. “This is the story of the Bright Spot, a little roadside convenience stop on the edge of a highway bordered by the vast open plains of Wyoming.” “Through intimate detail she [Betty … Continued

May Book Club: Broken: A Love Story, by Lisa Jones

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, Broken: A Love Story – Humans, Horses, and Redemption on the Wind River Indian Reservation, by Lisa Jones. Find out more about this book at brokenalovestory.com The UU Casper monthly book club discussion will be the last Monday, May 27th, 6:30 … Continued

April Book Club: A Dog’s Purpose: A Novel for Humans, by W. Bruce Cameron

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, A Dog’s Purpose: A Novel for Humans, by W. Bruce Cameron. The UU Casper monthly book club discussion will be the last Monday, April 29th, 6:30 pm. Copies of the book are available at UU Casper. Join in!

January Book Club: The Blue Sweater, by Jacqueline Novogratz

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, The Blue Sweater, by Jacqueline Novogratz. This book, subtitled “Bridging the Gap Between Rich and Poor in an Interconnected World,” follows the author’s journey “… on a quest to understand global poverty and find powerful new ways of tackling it.” Novogratz … Continued