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September 2017

The HERC Book Club – “Lilac Girls” by Martha Hall Kelly

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Leon County Public Library – Main Branch, 200 W Park Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32301 United States
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New York socialite and former Broadway actress Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate, but her world is forever changed when Hitler’s army invades Poland in September 1939, with its sights set on France. An ocean away from Caroline, Kasia Kuzmerick, a Polish teenager, senses her carefree youth disappearing as she is drawn deeper into her role as courier for the underground resistance movement. For the ambitious young German doctor Herta Oberheuser, an advertisement…

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November 2017

The HERC Book Club – “Born Survivors” by Wendy Holden

November 09 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Leon County Public Library – Main Branch, 200 W Park Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32301 United States
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November 9, 2017. Their husbands murdered by the Nazis, three women fight to save the lives of their unborn babies at Auschwitz. The public is always welcome and encouraged to participate. Four books are selected this season and discussion groups will be held on the second Thursday every other month from September through March. All meetings will be held at the Main Branch of the Leon County Public Library in Program Room B from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Books are selected…

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January 2018

The HERC Book Club – “We Were The Lucky Ones” by Georgia Hunter

January 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Leon County Public Library – Main Branch, 200 W Park Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32301 United States
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The story of one family's separation and survival during the Holocaust stretches across the globe. The public is always welcome and encouraged to participate.  Four books are selected this season and discussion groups will be held on the second Thursday every other month from September through March. All meetings will be held at the Main Branch of the Leon County Public Library in Program Room B from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Books are selected by a volunteer committee and…

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March 2018

The HERC Book Club – “Everyman Dies Alone” by Hans Falada

March 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

One German family’s courageous campaign to bring the horrific truths of Nazi rule to the citizens of Germany. The public is always welcome and encouraged to participate. Four books are selected this season and discussion groups will be held on the second Thursday every other month from September through March. All meetings will be held at the Main Branch of the Leon County Public Library in Program Room B from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Books are selected by a volunteer committee…

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