FYI Book Group

Meeting Time: 
Dates, times, and locations vary
Contact Name: 
Kaite Stover
Contact Phone: 
816 701 3683

The Kansas City Public Library coordinates this book group in partnership with The Kansas City Star. FYI Book Group discussions will be published in summary form in a later edition of The Star’s FYI section.

Dates, times, and locations of discussions vary. Selected titles are listed approximately one month prior to each group meeting.

RSVPs are required. Email us to reserve a copy of the book.


Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church

by Megan Phelps-Roper


Wednesday, December 4, 2019
6:30 p.m.
Kansas City Public Library - Central Library, 14 W. 10th St. Kansas City, MO 64105

Copies of the book will be provided for participants in advance of the discussion date. RSVPs required.

About the book >

Read more in the Star:
Megan Phelps-Roper, coming to KC, left her Westboro family but still craves their love


Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church
Megan Phelps-Roper
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Program: 6:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.

Megan Phelps-Roper, granddaughter of the late Fred Phelps, discusses his incendiary Westboro Baptist Church, her onetime embrace of a role as one of its most visible spokespersons, and her decision in November 2012 to break away – all detailed in her new memoir Unfollow.


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