Science Book Club for the Curious:

Are you looking for good conversation about science and health? Do you love books? We’ve got the perfect opportunity for you! This reading group is designed specifically for those who are interested in the impact that science and health has on our communities and the lives we live.

The book club takes place on the 3rd Monday of each month from 7-8M at the Greenfield Public Library. 

To view the current book list and instructions for attending the book club, please visit the Greenfield Public Library website.

Recommended Book List:

(These books were previously read in the Science Book Club for the Curious)

  • The Deepest Well, Nadine Burke Harris

  • The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, by Anne Fadiman

  • Quakeland, by Kathryn Miles

  • Why we sleep: unlocking the power of sleep and dreams, Matthew Walker

  • Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon, Craig Nelson

  • Light of the Stars: Alien Worlds and the Fate of the Earth, Adam Frank

  • Evicted, Matthew Desmond

  • How to Tame a Fox (and Build a Dog): Visionary Scientists and a Siberian

  • Tale of Jump-started Evolution, Lee Alan Dugatkin

  • Silent Spring, Rachel Carson

  • Pandora's Lab: Seven Stories of Science Gone Wrong, Paul Offit

  • My Two Elaines, Martin Schreiber

  • Storm in a Teacup, Helen Czerski

  • In Defense of Food, Michael Pollan

  • Dreamland, Sam Quinones

  • The Death and the Life of the Great Lakes, Dan Egan

  • Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Sloot

  • Close Encounters with Humankind, by Sang-Hee Lee

  • Why we sleep: unlocking the power of sleep and dreams, Matthew Walker