‘Mohawk’ named for community read

GLOVERSVILLE – The Gloversville Public Library recntly announced the winner for “Gloversville READS! 2014” is “Mohawk” by city-native Richard Russo.

“Gloversville READS! 2014” is the third annual community read, acording to the library’s website.

“A community read is about bringing a community together through a common book,” a news release said. “By reading, discussing, and exploring the topic with related programming a community strengthens its commitment to reading while finding out new details about itself and its citizens.”

The theme this year will be Gloversville: Past, Present and Future with programs that will explore the community through the ages, the release said.

Programming will begin April 1 and continue throughout the month. There will be a book discussion of “Mohawk” on April 16 at 10:30 a.m.

Copies of “Mohawk” are available at the Gloversville Public Library and Mysteries on Main Street in Johnstown.