What is Rossland reading?

One fiction and one non-fiction pick from the Rossland Public Library.

The Sirens of Baghdad by Yasmina Khadra, 2007

Available as an e-book at RPL

Set in Iraq shortly after the American invasion, a story of the tragic events leading one boy to the path of fundamental

extremism.

Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Reza Aslan, 2013

Available through BC Interlibrary Connect as an e-book

A thoroughly researched account of one of the most important personas in history. What was Jesus the person like and what

events helped to shape his life? This book tries to answer these questions, as well as how his church developed after his

death.

— Rossland Public Library