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As I have mentioned before for our group the book reading aspect seems to an issue for some of them so we’d like to move more towards articles they can read at home that work with our subject. However that being said, some of the group have enjoyed reading for the program so we will at least suggest a book for them and have some questions ready. Our readers seem to prefer non-fiction so we stuck with that.
For Motion, I thought about pulling in the idea of medical technology so we’re suggesting
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: A Memoir of Life in Death by Jean-Dominique Bauby
In this autobiography, a magazine editor wakes from a coma to find he is suffering from locked-in syndrome and can only communicate by blinking to select letters of the alphabet, and eventually dictates this book.
For Hertiage: The importance of the koa tree brought to mind
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World by Peter Wohlleben
Peter Wohlleben shares his deep love of woods and forests and explains the amazing processes of life, death, and regeneration he has observed in the woodland and the amazing scientific processes behind the wonders of which we are blissfully unaware.