Legally Reading: The Beautiful Struggle by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Legally Reading


Please Join Our Libraries In Presenting:

Legally Reading: A Joint Book Discussion Group


The Beautiful Struggle

Tuesday August 11, 2020-first selection of the 2020-21 session of Legally Reading: 

"The Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir" by Ta-Nehisi Coates 

Additional books and dates for 2020-21 are:


Tuesday October 13—Vivian Gibson “The Last Children of Mill Creek”--with special guest appearance by the author, Vivian Gibson


Tuesday December 8— David Grann “Killers of the Flower Moon:  The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI”


Tuesday February 9— Walter Johnson “The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States”


Tuesday April 13—Colson Whitehead “The Underground Railroad”


Tuesday June 8—Stephanie Land “Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay and a Mother’s Will to Survive”

The Legally Reading book club will meet virtually until further notice. Videoconference information will go out prior to each meeting to those who sign up.

For more information, contact Library Director Gail Wechsler at 314-622-4470 or gwechsler@llastl.org.