Book Discussion: The Death and Life of the Great Lakes (Wilmette Public Library)

Book Stall bookseller Jon Grand leads a discussion for the Wilmette Public Library's Greener Choices program as they discuss The Death and Life of the Great Lakes, by Dan Egan. This immensely popular, award-winning book discusses the threats that currently face the Great Lakes. Co-sponsored by Go Green Wilmette.   The discussion will take place in the auditorium.  The discussion is free, but registration required. Call the library at 847-256-5025, or register here.

This event takes place on Saturday, Oct. 6th at 2 PM at Wilmette Public Library, 1242 Wilmette Ave. Wilmette, Illinois 60091.

We have copies in stock--read the book before the discussion!

The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is the winner of the J. Anthony Lukas Award, and a Midwest Booksellers Choice Award Winner. "Nimbly splices together history, science, reporting and personal experiences into a taut and cautiously hopeful narrative.... Egan's book is bursting with life (and yes, death)." --Robert Moor, New York Times Book Review

Jon Grand is The Book's Stall's resident nonfiction reader and reviewer. He reularly leads book discussions and interviews authors as part of The Book Stall's programming. He recently interviewed author Dan Egan at an in-store event. 

Event date: 

Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Event address: 

Wilmette Public Library
1242 Wilmette Ave
Wilmette, IL 60091
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393355550
Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 10th, 2018

New York Times Bestseller
Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize
Winner of the J. Anthony Lukas Award

"Nimbly splices together history, science, reporting and personal experiences into a taut and cautiously hopeful narrative.... Egan's book is bursting with life (and yes, death)." --Robert Moor, New York Times Book Review