Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Please join us in reading Commonwealth by Anne Patchett for our monthly pick.

We will be reviewing Commonwealth along with our book club discussion questions for June 30th, 2017.

One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating’s christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny’s mother, Beverly—thus setting in motion the dissolution of their marriages and the joining of two families. Continue reading “Commonwealth by Ann Patchett”

Lilac Girls By Martha Hall Kelly

Please join us in reading Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly for our monthly suggested read.

We will be reviewing Lilac Girls along with our monthly book club discussions questions for May 31st, 2017.

Summary of Lilac Girls

New York socialite Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate but on the eve of a fateful war, her world is forever changed when Hitler’s army invades Poland in September 1939—and then sets its sights on France. Continue reading “Lilac Girls By Martha Hall Kelly”

Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler

Please join us in reading Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler for our suggested book club monthly reading.

We will be reviewing Sweetbitter along with our monthly book club discussions questions for April 30, 2017.

Sweetbitter is about a coming-of-age story about a 22 year old Tess who gets a job working at a renowned restaurant in New York City. Continue reading “Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler”

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Please join us in reading The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead for our suggested book club monthly reading!

We will be reviewing The Undergrond Railroad along with our monthly book club discussions questions for February 28, 2017.

The Underground Railroad is the winner of the National Book Award for 2016, #1 New York Times Bestseller, and was in the top 10 best books in 2016 from the New York Times Book Reviews. Continue reading “The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead”

Fate and Furies by Lauren Groff

Please join us in reading Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff for our suggested book club monthly reading.

We will be reviewing Fates and Furies along with our monthly book club discussions questions for January 31st, 2017.

This book is a New York Times Bestseller, a finalist for National Book Award 2015, and is named best book of the year by NPR, Washington Post, Kirkus, Time, The Seattle Times and many more. Continue reading “Fate and Furies by Lauren Groff”

The Paris Wife by Paula McLain

Please join us in reading The Paris Wife by Paula McLain for our suggested book club monthly reading.

 

We will be reviewing The Paris Wife along with our monthly book club discussions questions for December 31st, 2016.

From a New York Times Bestseller Paula McLain, comes a story of a love affair between Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley. Continue reading “The Paris Wife by Paula McLain”

The Last Painting Of Sara De Vos By Dominic Smith

Please join us in reading The Last Painting of Sara De Vos by Dominic Smith for our suggested book club monthly reading.

 

We will be reviewing The Last Painting of Sara De Vos along with our monthly book club discussions questions for November 31st, 2016.

Set in the Netherlands, New York and Sydney, in three different time periods (1631, 1957, and 2000), this book is about the lives of 3 people, Sara De Vos, Ellie Shipley and Marty De Groot. Continue reading “The Last Painting Of Sara De Vos By Dominic Smith”

The Little Red Chairs by Edna O’Brien

Please join us in reading The Little Red Chairs by Edna O’Brien for our suggested book club monthly reading.

The Little Red Chairs by Edna O'Brien

We will be reviewing The Little Red Chairs along with our monthly book club discussions for October 31st, 2016.

O’Brien prolific works include numerous novels, short stories, drama, poetry and non-fiction books.

This is Edna O’Brien’s latest book in over 10 years. Continue reading “The Little Red Chairs by Edna O’Brien”