Grain Valley Book Club is held on the first Monday of each month. We just finished the book, Civil War's First Blood by James Denny and John Bradbury. Its the story of Missouri during the years 1854-1861.
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If you’re like most people, you know what you like to read and you stick with it. For some people, it’s Lilian Jackson Braun mysteries. For others, it’s books about the Civil War. Or maybe stories about horses, or maybe stories with ghosts and hauntings. Whatever the case, most people are content to read the same types of books over and over.
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