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Book Club: Swedish Novel 'A Man Called Ove' March 6

January 31, 2017

Join the Webster University Book Club on Monday, March 6, as we discuss Fredrik Backman’s "A Man Called Ove." We will meet in the Library Conference Room at noon. This Swedish novel tells the story of a grumpy, solitary man whose world changes drastically when a friendly young family moves in next door. Kirkus Reviews calls this a charming debut novel. Everyone is welcome!

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Book Club: 'The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat' Nov. 15

October 31, 2016

Join the Webster University Book Club at noon on Tuesday, Nov. 15, in the Library Conference Room for a discussion of a modern classic of medical case histories, "The Man Who Mistook his Wife for a Hat: and Other Clinical Tales" by Oliver Sacks. The Kirkus Review called Sacks “A neurologist who writes with wit and zest,” and claimed the book "will inform and entertain anyone, especially those who find medicine an intriguing and mysterious art.”

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