Shine Bright by Danyel Smith
Genre: Nonfiction, Music history | Led by: Doug | Drop-in event
From a noted cultural critic comes a combination of memoir, criticism, and biography that tells the story of black women in music--from the Dixie Cups to Gladys Knight to Janet Jackson, Whitney Houston, and Mariah Carey--as the foundational story of American pop.
The Too Good to Be Missed Book Group Group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 1:30 pm. Participants can grab a copy of the book being discussed one month before the discussion date at the Adult Reference Desk, or check out a copy through Libby/Overdrive.