Iowa’s First Lady has a virtual book club, and you can join. First Lady Christie Vilsack is a fan of libraries, reading and books, and each month she hosts an on-line chat about a book she selects. February’s book is “The Flamingo Rising” by Larry Baker, an author from Iowa City. Go to to participate in the discussion. The book has been made into a Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie which will air in February.