Tag Archives: war

Suggested One Read: Thank You for Your Service

“I think the story of returning veterans and their readjustment would be excellent for the community,” writes the nominator of “Thank You for Your Service” by David Finkel. Finkel, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter with the Washington Post, provides a moving … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Program | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Suggested One Reads: The Yellow Birds and The Book of Jonas

Two of the nominated books for One Read 2013 look at the emotional impact of war from very different angles. “Yellow Birds” by Kevin Powers is told from the point of view of a young soldier unmoored by his experiences … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Program | Tagged , , | Leave a comment