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 The Napa Library Book Club meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 1pm- 2pm in the Library Community Meeting Room. Below is a list of some of the books we currently have on our reading list. Please Join Us.



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May 12

Johnstown Flood

by David McCullough

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At the end of the last century, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, was a booming coal-and-steel town filled with hardworking families striving for a piece of the nation's burgeoning industrial prosperity. In the mountains above Johnstown, an old earth dam had been hastily rebuilt to create a lake for an exclusive summer resort patronized by the tycoons of that same industrial prosperity, among them Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and Andrew Mellon. Despite repeated warnings of possible danger, nothing was done about the dam. Then came May 31, 1889, when the dam burst.