LFP Reads - Daniel James Brown - The Boys in the Boat

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Lake Forest Park

This
nonfiction account of the University of Washington crew team's quest
for gold at the 1936 Olympics follows a team comprised of the sons of
blue collar workers, who bested rivals from the Ivy League, Britain,
and around the world. The emotional heart of this gripping story is
Joe Rantz, a long-time Lake Forest Park resident. 

Join Author Daniel James Brown at the Third Place Commons stage for our annual Lake Forest Park Reads event.

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143125471
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2014