Book Club – May 10

The book club sponsored by the Utah Library for the Blind and Print Disabled will meet for our next discussion on Tuesday, May 10 2022, at 2 p.m. (Mountain Time). This discussion will take place via Zoom. You can use your computer, or your phone to join the meeting. We will be discussing two books.

Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner

Story of acceptance and affirmation of two couples who meet in 1937 when they are young and whose friendship lasts a lifetime. Sid and Charity Lang and Larry and Sally Morgan, although from different backgrounds, befriend each other when the men are professors in Madison, Wisconsin. This book is also available in Braille and Large Print, if anyone would prefer a different format.

How Stella Learned to Talk: The Groundbreaking Story of the World’s First Talking Dog by Christina Hunger

A speech-language pathologist describes how she adapted the Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices she uses with her young clients to use with her dog. She taught her dog Stella to communicate her needs using simple paw-sized buttons associated with different words. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2021.