Grow & Lead Members Book Club

Member’s Only Book Club
Next discussion – March 3, 2022
4 p.m. Eastern

This Quarter’s Book Selection

Forgotten Tales of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Little known tales and lore from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula uncover mysteries, curses, and strange beasts in this collection of offbeat and fascinating stories.

That’s the best I’ve ever seen you look,” the barber said to the corpse. What kind of filthy decedent could inspire such derision? Learn the answer and read myriad other little-known tales from Michigan’s northernmost region in Forgotten Tales of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Find out what happened after an aggrieved husband aimed a gun at his wife’s lover and then asked the crowd, “Shall I shoot him?” Meet the sleeping man who rode the rails without a train. Discover the truth behind the rumors that one mining town was cursed with the ten plagues of Egypt, and learn why hugs terrified an entire city. And what were those hairy, bipedal beasts haunting the woods? J

This group just for Grow & Lead members will meet quarterly on Zoom to allow for participation from all areas of the U.P. The book selections will be voted on each quarter by those in the group. Register for the March 3 discussion.

Grow & Lead Member Book Club Interest Form - 2022

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