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Books: Afternoon


Afternoon Books usually meets on the second Monday of the month at 1 PM at the home of a member.  Contact Mary Ann for the location of the next meeting.  The meeting place may vary from month to month. Check Good Reads for more info on each title.  

No meetings until further notice.  The following books will be reviewed in the same order when the Shelter-in-place has been suspended.

March 9             Innocents Abroad  by Mark Twain

April 13             The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

May 11             The Reckoning  by John Grisham 



Books: Morning

Morning Books usually meets on the fourth Thursday of the month at 9:30 a.m. in the home of a member. During the shelter in place period we are meeting via Zoom on the dates listed.  Contact Bev for details and the Zoom link. 

August 27                 Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Reviewer: Margaret Gruen

September 24         The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

Reviewer: PJ Wells

October 22               The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes and/or The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim M. Richardson

Reviewer: Anita Massey

November 19          The Guest List by Lucy Foley

Reviewer: Marilyn Duman

December 17           The Secret of the Chateau by Kathleen McGurl

Reviewer: Chris Alesso

January 28                The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz by Erik Larson

Reviewer: Norma Foss

February 25             Everything We Keep by Kerry Lonsdale

Reviewer: Harriet Lawrie

March 25                  The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See

Reviewer: Kathy Porter

April 22                     The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Reviewer: Karen Richardson

May 27                      Planning meeting: choose books for 2021-2022

June 24                     The Girl with Seven Names: A North Korean Defector’s Story by Hyeonseo Lee

Reviewer: Mary Ann Karlsen