EMERSON READERS’ SCHEDULE: MAY 22–Sept. 25, 2018

We meet the  4th Tuesday of each month in the Emerson Room

Time Change: 12:30-1:45 pm. If you prefer evening, we can meet at my at my house later if we choose.

 

*May 22: The Invention of Wings (Historical Fiction) 2014  by Sue Monk Kidd, who wrote The Secret Lives of Bees.

Her latest book is “A searing and soaring story of two women bound together as mistress and slave.”  Oprah has been filming this book. It would be great to see it.

Discussion Leader: Judy Milbrath

 

*June 26: Sing Unburied Sing (F) a novel by Jesmyn Ward, a NATIONAL BOOK AWARD and New York Times Bestseller. “A tour de force. . . [Word] dazzles with natural and supernatural observations and lyrical details. —O, The Oprah Magazine

Discussion Leader: Sheila Smith. If you cannot find another discussion leader, please let me know.

 

*July 24: The Power by Naomi Alderman. “ hHHer debut novel, DISOBEDIENCE, (first published in the UK) won the 2017 Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction.”

Discussion Leader: needed

I found a page & ½ online and will send this to anyone who wants it.

 

*August 28: Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks

We have a good mix of books about women. Also, let’s discuss time for meeting: at our first meeting May 22 and suggest Continuing August-November books. My sister gave me the book, Dear Fahrenheit 451: LOVE AND HEARTBREAK IN THE STACKS__A Librarian’s Love Letters and Breakup Notes to the Books in Her Life_by ANNIE SPENCE

Discussion Leader: needed 

 

*Sept. 25: For the Love: Fighting for Grace in a World of Impossible Standards, by Jen Hatmaker

Discussion Leader: needed 

 

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Nov.27

Please continue to look for varying books and adding people who will be lead. Contact Judy Milbrath: jam@milbrath.net; 262-376-9440