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NON-FICTION BOOK CLUB READING LIST

                      

                                  

 

 

  THE WRITTEN WORD
Our 10th Season
October 27, 2013 - March 30, 2014
Last Sunday of the month @ 3:00 pm
January 26 Frye Gaillard:  Ahab's Wife, by Sena Jeter Naslund
February 23 Nancy Donnelly:  Hell At The Breech, by Tom Franklin
March 30 Art White:   A Shropshire Lad, by A.E. Housman
April 27 Mary McBride:  The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
June 29 Sonya Bennett:  The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
July 27 Jay Sharpe The Maltese Falcon, by Dashiell Hammett
September 28 Mary Murchison: A Palace in the Old Village, by Tahar Ben Jelloun
October 26 Cheryl BradleyBilly Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, by Ben Fountain

BOOK REVIEW

10:30 AM, TUESDAY GIDDENS CONFERENCE CENTER
January 7 Sid Vogel Review of Operation Snow: How a Soviet Mole in FDR's White House Triggered Pearl Harbor,
by John Kostger
January 14 Donna Esslinger "Dying for Justice: Nazis in South America"
January 21 Pete Glezer Review of The Black Russian, by Vladimir Alexandrov
January 28   Rescheduled for May 6th (see below)
February 4 Mary McBride Review of The American Ambassador: A Novel
by Ward Just
February 11 Janice Charles Review of The Leopard, by Giuseppe di Lampedusa
February 18 Gretchen Schapker Review of Flight Behavior, by Barbara Kingsolver
February 25 Peggy Reagan Review of John Bell Hood and the War for Southern Independence, by Richard M. McMurry
March 4 Mardi Gras-No Book review MARDI GRAS - no book review
March 11 Jay Qualey Review of TransAtlantic: A Novel, by Colum McCann
March 18 Ann McLaurin Review of John James Audubon: The Making of an American, by Richard Rhodes
March 25 Tom Young Review of Brilliant: The Evolution of Artificial Light,
by Jane Brox
April 1 Pam McRae Review of The Signature of All Things
by Elizabeth Gilbert
April 8 Mary Jane Skinner Review of A Titanic Love Story: Ida and Isidor Straus
by June Hall McCash
April 15 Brenda Huchingson Review of Fancy Strut, by Lee Smith
April 22 Mac Walcott Review of The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History, by Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter
April 29 Alan Samry Ragtime, by E. L. Doctorow
May 6 Dean Mosher Discussing The Spirit of Fairhope, by Dean Mosher & Megrez Ravel Mosher

 

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