Sunday, August 29, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
This month’s book selection, for discussion on August 29, is a new, fast-paced biography of Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel, whose life began in a lower East Side tenement and ended in violence in Las Vegas 41 years later. The infamous criminal was a driving force behind casino development in that city. The title is Bugsy Siegel: The Dark Side of the American Dream, by Michael Shnayerson.
Readers are welcome whenever they have an interest in participating.