St. Mary's Book Discussion Group | Next Meeting November 5
The St. Mary's Book Discussion Group meets the 1st Monday of the month from 7:00-8:30 PM in the Grauer Lounge.
On November 5 we will be discussing Brain on Fire, by Susan Cahalan, 250 pgs.-a recollection of a woman’s struggle to recapture her identity
You do not need to have read the book to attend. Participants are invited to bring a snack or beverage to share. Contact Jeanie Forrest at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
The reading list of books to be discussed in future months is listed below.
Dec 3 The Noticer, by Andy Andrews, 167 pgs.
-explores the need for perspective in our lives
Jan 7 The House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros, 110pgs
-the story of a young girl growing up in Chicago
Feb 4 Prague Winter, by Madeleine Albright, 487 pgs.
-a personal reflection on war and remembrance
Mar 4 Dear Life, by Alice Munro, 336 pgs.
-a collection of short stories exploring how extraordinary life can be
Apr 1 Beloved, by Toni Morrison, 324 pgs.
-an escaped slave is haunted by the past
May 6 Grateful, by Diana Butler Bass, 256 pgs.
-addresses the impact gratitude has on our spiritual lives
Jun 3 The Cat’s Table, by Michael Ondaatje, 269 pgs.
-an adult looks back on childhood memories that began with a sea voyage