Book Review Groups

Afternoon Tea & Book Club
Classic Book Club
Thursday Book Review


AAUW Afternoon Tea & Book Club  2016-17

Afternoon Tea & Book Club meets on the 3rd Monday of the month, September through May, at 2pm. Meetings are held at a different hostess’ home each month.

New members welcome!

Selections for 2016-2017:

  • September The Ladies Club by James Patterson
  • October Comfort & Joy by Kristin Hannah
  • November Capital Dames by Cokie Roberts
  • December Obsession by Nora Roberts
  • January The Aviator’s Wife by Melanie Benjamin
  • February The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kieran
  • March At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen
  • April Destiny Republic by Candace Millard
  • May Choosing of books for 2017-18

For further information contact Percy Weber at pweber49@icloud.com


Classic Book Club  2016-17

The Classic Book Club meets monthly from October – May during 2016-17.  Contact Mara Thiesen at marathiesen10@hotmail.com for further information.

  • October:  Vanity Fair by Thackeray. Hostess: Mara Thiesen
  • November: Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle. Hostess: Dottie Sonnenberg
  • December:  Heaven’s My Destination by T. Wilder. Hostess: Kathryn Sovie
  • January:  The Song of the Lark by Willa Cather. Hostess: Dorothy Marshall
  • February:  Tess of the d’Urbervilles by T. Hardy. Hostess: Pat Gilbert
  • March:  North and South by E. Gaskell. Hostess: Jane Stockton
  • April:  Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte. Hostess: Elda Vail
  • May:  Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell. Hostess: Mara Thiesen

Meetings are held the second Monday of the month at 1pm.  Locations are TBD.

For more information, contact Mara Thiesen at 520-904-7189 or at the email address above.


Thursday Book Review List  2016-17

Sept 8:  Note change- 2nd Thursday-  This Child Will Be Great,  Ellen Sirleaf- Candy  Stephens

Oct 6Never Don’t Pay Attention, The Life of Rodeo Performer, Louise Serpa, Jan Cleere

JAN WILL BE OUR SPEAKER-HOPE YOU CAN READ BOOK- INFORMAL DISCUSSION & JAN WILL HAVE BOOKS FOR SALE & SIGNING- THANKS TO JOYCE- GUESTS ARE WELCOME- Cody’s Beef & Beans

Nov 3:  The Secret Place, Tana French- Marion Pickens

Dec 1: The High Mountains of Portugal, Yann Martel- Cheryl Clyde

Jan 5:  The Secret Chord, Geraldine Brooks-Joyce  Cashman

Feb 2:  Paris Wife, Paula McLain-Carol Dow

Mar 2:  Rock with Wings, Anne Hillerman-Carol O’Grady

Apr 6:  Dead Wake:  The Last Crossing of the Lusitania, Erik Larson- Karen Kelter

May 4:  The Nightingale, Hannah Khristin-Dorothy Marshall

 

Lunch 11:30 (optional)-Meeting 1.  Places to be announced.  Call/e-mail TUESDAY for information and reservations lescandy@cox.net  or 885-9841.