The Lost City of Z

by David Grann

Wednesday, July 20

7:00 p.m.

“Suspenseful…Rollicking…Reads with all the pace and excitement of a movie thriller” –The New York Times

PercyFawcettIn 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search of a fabled civilization. He never returned. Over the years countless perished trying to find evidence of his party and the place he called “The Lost City of Z.” In this masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, journalist David Grann interweaves the spellbinding stories of Fawcett’s quest for “Z” and his own journey into the deadly jungle, as he unravels the greatest exploration mystery of the twentieth century.

Copies of the book are available at the library.