“Dead Wake: The Crossing of the Lusitania” by Erik Larson Topic of Book Discussion at Danville Public Library

“Dead Wake: The Crossing of the Lusitania,” by New York Times bestselling author Erik Larson, will be featured at the Adult Book Discussion on Monday, April 23, 6:30 p.m. at the Danville Public Library, 512 S. Market Street, Danville. Larson uses his talent writing narrative nonfiction to tell the story of the sinking of the Lusitania.… Read full story

Andrew Jackson Double Feature at Adult Book Discussion, Tuesday April 17

An Andrew Jackson double feature will be the focus of the Adult Book Discussion on Tuesday, April 17, 7:00 p.m. at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.

“American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Jon Meacham, and “Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans,” by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger, give us two perspectives into the life of this larger-than-life president.… Read full story