Women Who Dare Book Group

When: Every Second Tuesday at 6 p.m. (unless otherwise noted, see individual listings)
Where: Central Library, Chairman's Office
Contact: Jill Schmidt at 816.701.3719

The Women Who Dare Book Group discusses fiction and nonfiction by and about ordinary women experiencing extraordinary challenges.


July 14
Between Two Worlds: Escape from Tyranny: Growing Up in the Shadow of Saddam by Zainab Salbi

August 11
The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood

September 8
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

October 13
What Was She Thinking? Notes on a Scandal by Zoë Heller

November 10
The Dressmaker of Khair Khana: Five Sisters, One Remarkable Family, and the Woman Who Risked Everything to Keep Them Safe by Gayle Lemmon

December 8
Astonish Me by Maggie Shipstead

January 12
Inés of My Soul by Isabel Allende

See our previous selections >