Book Club, Olive Kittredge
Jul 24 2010 (All day)
BARPCV Book Group typically meets the third Thursday of the month. New members are always welcome to join. Full reading of a book is no prerequisite! Hosting is shared by members. Please come with something to share for the table.
Remaining book club dates for 2010 are:
July 24, Saturday, Contact Host for More Details
Olive Kittredge by Elizabeth Strout
A collection of short stories set in Maine. It should be a fun summer read.
Host: Contact Beth Segers, Kittery Point, Maine, for details on location and time at (207) 438-9333
September 16, Thursday 7:00 pm
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
an award winning crime novel. a blockbuster translated into many languages; a fast reading thriller; look for the movie.
October 21, Thursday 7:00 pm
Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson
Set in the easternmost region of Norway, Out Stealing Horses begins with an ending. Sixty-seven-year-old Trond has settled into a rustic cabin in an isolated area to live the rest of his life with a quiet deliberation. A meeting with his only neighbor, however, forces him to reflect on that fateful summer.
November 18, Thursday 7:00 pm
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter & Sweet by Jamie Ford
It is based on facts of Japanese in Washington state being forced into internment centers. The novel is also a love story of a young Chinese teen and a young Japanese girl. The story goes back and forth between the 1980s and the 1940s.