eBook of the Week

Wild: from Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl StrayedWild

In 1995, with her life falling apart, 22-year-old Cheryl Strayed decided to walk the Pacific Crest Trail. Solo. Her memoir of that experience, Wild: from Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail, was first published in 2011 and became a #1 New York Times bestseller. The film adaptation (starring Reese Witherspoon) was released in December and is currently playing at the Grand.

Wild is a terrific read and also the second book in the BookTalk at BSC 2015 “Road Trip” series. Join us for the discussion!

  • When & Where: Sunday, February 1, 1-3 p.m., BSC Library
  • Discussion Leader: Dr. Janelle Masters, recently retired BSC Dean of Academic Affairs and a self-described “recovering English teacher”

For more information about the “Road Trip” series and BookTalk, take a look at our LibGuide.

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BookTalk at BSC 2015

BookTalk at BSC is the BSC Library’s annual book discussion series. Read the books & join us for lively discussions at the Library. The books are available from libraries and booksellers.

BookTalk at BSC 2015


Blue HighwaysWildOn the Road

Sunday, January 4, 1-3 p.m.
Blue Highways: a Journey into America by William Least Heat-Moon
Discussion leader: Clay Jenkinson
Sunday, February 1, 1-3 p.m.
Wild: from Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
Discussion leader: Dr. Janelle Masters
Sunday, March 1, 1-3 p.m.
On the Road by Jack Kerouac
Discussion leader: Dr. Brian Palecek

BookTalk discussions are free and open to all.  Join us … and bring a friend!

Good reading!