Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

Book Club, Out Stealing Horses


Oct 21 2010 - 7:00pm

BARPCV Book Group meets the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm.  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.  Upcoming reads for 2010 are:
 
 
October 21, Thursday 7:00 pm

At Sue Kuder’s, 45A Parker Street, Watertown - 617.926.7814
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

Barbara Scott Nelson’s, 992 Memorial Dr. #405 - 617.576.6945
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.

By Anna - Posted on 02 July 2010

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