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July Selection: The Atomic City Girls by Janet Beard.  

In November 1944, June Walker boards an unmarked bus, destined for a city that doesn't exist.  June joins hundred of other young woman operating machines whose purpose is never explained.  The only thing they know is they are helping to win the war.  When Hiroshima was bokbed, the truth came into a devastating focus.  June must confront her ideals about loyalty, patriotism, and war itself.  This is a fascinating story spun about the history of World War II.  We will be reading and discussing this book on July 22, 2019 at 6:30pm.  Anyone is welcome to join the discussion.  Starting if July we are going to add a second book discussion.  We will be using the same book and it will be called Book Club on the Run.  Over the years we realize that many of you like to read the book discussion book each month but do not have time to come to the library for a discussion on this book.  Each month we will be placing the book on facebook and if you wish, you can add your comments in this format.  

This book is now available for pickup at the library in regular print, large print, and in audio format.  It is also available on the Ohio Digital Library as an ebook and an audio book.  You just need to get on the Ohio Digital Library through our website at  Go to digital downloads and click on The Ohio Digital Library below the box.  You then sign in with your library card number and your pin number.  If you don't know either of these just contact the library and we will give you the information. (419-533-5721)  

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Monday, July 15, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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