Book Clubs

Friends of the Library Book Discussion 2017 Reading List

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January 7, 2017:  Counter life                                                                                                  by Philip Roth

 February 4:  A Walk in the Woods                                                                                               by Bill Bryson

March 4: Out of the Dust                                                                                                           by Karen Hesse    

April 1:  Poetry Month

May 6:  River Town, Two years on the Yangtze                                                                    by Peter Hessler

June 3:  The Lightkeepers                                                                                                       by Abby Geni

July 1:  Pecan Man                                                                                                                      by Cassie Danridge Selleck

August 5: The Storied Life of A.J, Fikry                                                                                 by Gabrielle Zevin

September 2:  H is for Hawk                                                                                                         by Helen Macdonald

Please feel free to call Marcia at 407-3510 or e-mail  at marciarenee@gmail.com,  if you have any questions.

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Book Clubs

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   To share your love of reading, you may be interested  in joining  one of these  book clubs:

  Friends of the Library Book Discussion, The Fun Book Group,  For Serious Readers Book Group  or Book Club #1.

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Book Club #1

The first book club created by members of SBFOL is still looking for new members.  Monthly meetings are held in members’ homes.  If you are an avid reader who enjoys sharing your reading experiences, please call Clydie Wright 643-8204.

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Friends of the Library book discussion

meets in the Topping Room on the first Saturday of the month from 10  am to noon

and is always open to new members!

This group reads a variety of fiction and non-fiction.  All are welcome.

Where: EP Foster Library,

When: First Saturday of the month, 10am-noon

Saturday, July 2:  Our Souls at Night
by Kent Haruf

Saturday, August 6:  Americanah
by Chimamanda Nzozi Adichi

Saturday, September 3: The Martian
by Andy Weir

Saturday, October 1: The Pick-Up
by Nadine Gordimer

Saturday, November 5: One Child 
by Nei Fong

Saturday, December 3:  Buried Giant
by Kazuo Ishiguro

January 7, 2017:  Counter life                                                                                                  by Philip Roth

 February 4:  Infidel, My life                                                                                                      by Ayaan Hirsi Ali

March 4: The Invention of Wings                                                                                            by Sue Monk

April 1:  H is for Hawk                                                                                                                by Helen Macdonald

May 6:  River Town, Two years on the Yangtze                                                                    by Peter Hessler

June 3: The Lightkeepers                                                                                                        by Abby Geni

 Please feel free to call Marcia at 407-3510 or e-mail me at marciarenee@gmail.com,  if you have any questions.

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The Fun Book Group –

This group reads a variety of fiction and uses book club guides to help focus on the book. All are welcome.

Where: Unitarian Church of Ventura, 5654 Ralston Street, Ventura, CA 93003

When: third Sunday, at 11:30am, on the couches in the sanctuary.

For info contact Dorothy Fast Horse 218-9478 or dfasthorse@aol.com

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For Serious Readers Book Group

This group reads a variety of books, both fiction and non-fiction.  We read from 50 to 70 pages a week and discuss what we read as we
progress through the chapters. Come and join us if you like to think, read and socialize.

Where:Unitarian Church of Ventura, 5654 Ralston Street, Ventura, CA 93003 Conference Room

When: Every Thursday, 10:00 – 11:30am
For more information contact: Dot Levy 984-3438.

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