Spokane Co. Library District presents Lisa Napoli

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Lisa Napoli, author and public radio reporter, talks about her newest book: Ray & Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away. Learn more about the couple at the center of Napoli’s latest book: Ray and Joan Kroc, including the amazing story of Joan, who until now so little has been known, the heiress who funded charities and the arts and yet remained out of the limelight.

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
2426 N. Discovery Place
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
Ray & Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald's Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101984956
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Published: Dutton - November 15th, 2016

The movie The Founder, starring Michael Keaton, focused the spotlight on Ray Kroc, the man who amassed a fortune as the chairman of McDonald’s. But what about his wife Joan, the woman who became famous for giving away his fortune? Lisa Napoli tells the fascinating story behind the historic couple.