Multiple copies of The Light We Carry books have been reserved for book discussion participants, along with eBooks and eAudio copies at the Schaumburg Township District Library. 

Click HERE to reserve an eBook or eAudio.

It’s L.I.T. (Literature Influencing Thought) is our newest literary café, and we are excited to read and discuss The Light We Carry by Former First Lady Michelle Obama.


Join us on Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 2  p.m. at the Schaumburg Township Library (130 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60193).  Click HERE to register today!

To check out a copy from the Schaumburg Township Library (*must have active library card*):

  1.  Go to the “Ask Us” desk on the 2nd floor of the library. 

  2.  Request a copy of the book AND mention the January 28th book discussion (*all copies are reserved       for this purpose*).

  3. You will have six weeks to read the book and return it.

According to CBS News, in the book’s introduction, Former First Lady Michelle Obama writes,


“I’ve learned it’s okay to recognize that self-worth comes wrapped in vulnerability, and that what we share as humans on this earth is the impulse to strive for better, always and no matter what.”


Reserve your copy at the Schaumburg Township Public Library or purchase it online through Amazon and other retailers.