Mary Roach at the Montclair Library

Photo of Mary Roach in black top and striped skirt

Mary Roach will talk about her latest book, Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War, in which she explores the science behind helping soldiers survive the challenges of heat, panic, exhaustion, disease and more. Ms. Roach is the New York Times best-selling author of five titles: Gulp, Packing for Mars, Bonk, Spook, and Stiff.

Books will be sold at the event by A Great Good Place for Books.


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Montclair Branch

1687 Mountain Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94611
Phone: (510) 482-7810