Monday, October 10, 5:30 PM, Literati Bookstore’s Eco Book Club discussesThe World As We Knew It: Dispatches from a Changing Climate, edited by Amy Brady and Tajja Isen. Hosted by Alison Swan in person at the bookstore (124 E. Washington St, Ann Arbor, Michigan). Free and all are welcome.

In early December we will discuss Parable of the Sewer by Octavia Butler. Date to come.

Past titles include: The Accidental Reef (Lynne Heasley), The Nutmeg’s Curse (Amitav Ghosh) Finding the Mother Tree (Suzanne Simard)  The Ministry for the Future (Kim Stanley Robinson), Rescuing the Earth (Tony Hiss), The Seed Keeper (Diane Wilson), Hummingbird Salamander (Jeff Vandermeer), All We Can Save (edited by Ayana Elizabeth Johnson & Katharine K. Wilkinson), A World of Wonders (Aimee Nezhukumatathil), Let Them Be Left (Keith Taylor),Sacred Instructions (Sherri Mitchell). The Naturalist (by E.O. Wilson, graphic edition adapted by Jim Ottaviani),This Land Is Our Land (Jedediah Purdy), A Fine Canopy (Alison Swan), Trace (Lauret Savoy), Black Nature (Camille T. Dungy),  A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety (Sarah Jaquette Ray), The Unsettling of America (Wendell Berry), Letters to a Young Farmer (Stone Barns), Why Birds Sing (David Rothenberg), The Carnivore Way (Cristina Eisenberg), The Overstory (Richard Power), The Seaweed Chronicles (Susan Hand Shetterly), The Control of Nature (John McPhee), Braiding Sweetgrass (Robin Wall Kimmerer), High Tide Rising (Kathleen Dean Moore), and The Home Place (J. Drew Lanham). Fun to remember: in 2019, as part of The World to Come exhibition at the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA), we took Eco Book Cub on the road and met at UMMA.

If you buy books, I strongly encourage you to buy your books from Literati or the bookstore of your choice. How could we live without books and bookstores?