March 22, 2017
Join Summit County in reading the compelling book Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic. Award-winning author Sam Quinones will speak at Main Library in downtown Akron Wednesday, April 12 at 7 PM. The auditorium doors will open at 6:30 pm.
In preparation for the author’s visit to Summit County on April 12, 2017, we invite you to read this book. Contact your local library about checking this title out and join us at https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/212889-summit-county-reads-dreamland (Summit County Reads Dreamland) for online discussion.
Since its release in 2015, Dreamland has garnered numerous awards and has been named Best Book of the year by Amazon.com, L.A. Times, Slate.com, Entertainment Weekly, Buzzfeed, The Daily Beast, Seattle Times, Boston Globe, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, The Guardian, Audible, to name a few.
Additional community meetings throughout the day will be announced soon. For more information, contact the Business & Government Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library at 330-643-9020.