Book Club – 2014-15 Schedule

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 7:30 pm
Runaway by Alice Munro
The Nobel laureate’s extraordinary stories about love and its infinite surprises.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 7:30 pm
The Return by Dany Laferrière
A bestseller in France and Quebec and the winner of the prestigious Prix Médicis and the Grand Prix du livre de Montréal.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 7:30 pm
Stoner by John Williams
An unexpected bestseller 50 years after it was published to little fanfare.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 7:30 pm
Running the Rift by Naomi Benaron
The powerful story of a Rwandan from the day he knows running will be his life to the moment he must run to save his life.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
Described by William Faulkner as the best novel ever written and by Fyodor Dostoyevsky as “flawless.”

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Room by Emma Donoghue
The international bestseller that won major prizes tells the story of five-year-old Jack, who lives in a single room with his Ma and has never been outside.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Canada by Richard Ford
The award-winning American writer’s acclaimed book, set mostly in Saskatchewan.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 7:30 pm
And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
A deeply affecting work that is a testament both to Afghan-American writer Hosseini’s intimate knowledge of his characters’ inner lives and to his power as an old-fashioned storyteller.

Wednesday,  June 10, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Set in central and southern Florida in the early 20th century, this book has come to be regarded as a seminal work of both African-American literature and women’s literature.

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