February's book is "Searching for the Uncommon Common Ground" by Angela Glover Blackwell, et al. As a bonus, Angela will be in St. Louis for SLACO's Neighborhoods Conference on March 20. The Kangaku Book Club encourages learning to promote social justice. Its goal is to create a community of learning in the search for justice and truth. The group seeks to learn about local, national and international issues through books and through each other. Each month, they will choose a book related to various themes such as globalization, poverty, politics, education equity, the death penalty, women's issues, indigenous rights and struggle, etc. We, of course, encourage you to get your copy at the library or Left Bank Books.