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Osher Member Reading List Suggestions

It’s always a good time to curl up with a great book! We welcome reading list suggestions from our Osher members. This list comes from longtime Osher member Louise Maley:

  • The Broken Circle: A Memoir of Escaping Afghanistan by Enjeela Ahmadi-Miller
  • Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod by Gary Paulsen
  • Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demik
  • The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead
  • This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger
  • Twenty Chickens for a Saddle: The Story of an African Childhood by Robyn Scott
  • The Splendid and the Vile: A Sage of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz by Erik Larson
  • The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into the Wonder of Consciousness by Sy Montgomery

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