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A Deadly wandering by Matt RichtelA Deadly Wandering by Matt Richtel, has been selected as the featured read of the One Book One Community program for 2015-16

Many events are scheduled to take place in early 2016 as the Alliance Community comes together to read this book and discuss its content.

You are invited to take part in this program by reading the book and attending one of the programs to discuss the book.

All events are free and open to the public.

January 25, 2016 - 7:00 p.m.

"Today's Tech: Generationally Speaking" - Chris Schillig, moderator. A panel of high school students, college students and millenials will speak about how the use of cell phones has impacted their lives. Shawn Jackson, Alliance High School principal, will also be on the panel to relate how the cell phone technology is impacting education. [Full details]

Place: Rodman Public Library Auditorium, 215 East Broadway Street

March 15, 2016 - 7:00 p.m.

"Nonfiction Can Save Lives" - Presented by Dr. Gwen Gray Schwartz, Associate Professor of English and Director of Written and Oral Communication and Dr. Danielle Cordaro, Assistant Professor of English and Director of the Digital Writing and Oral Communication Studio. They will discuss how today's nonfiction isn't dry and won't put you to sleep. In fact, good nonfiction has a plot and can change, and even save people's lives, as seen in A Deadly Wandering and other texts.

Place: YWCA, 239 E. Market Street

April 3, 2016 - 7:00 p.m.

Meet the Author - Culmination with the appearance of the author of A Deadly Wandering, Matt Richtel.

Place: Union Avenue United Methodist Church, 1843 S. Union Avenue

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A Deadly Wandering may be purchased for $10 (tax included) from the following locations:

Copies are available for loan from Rodman Public Library.

One Book - One Community is cosponsored by Rodman Public Library, Friends of Rodman Public Library, University of Mount Union, the Greater Alliance Foundation and The Review.

This page last updated: December 17, 2015