Book Clubs

 

JFK Evening Book Group

Meets: 3rd Monday of the month (except where noted), 6:30 p.m., in the group study room.

 

Meeting Dates for 2016

 

January 25 (moved to fourth Monday due to holiday on Jan 18)

Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks  

 

February 22 (moved to fourth Monday due to holiday on Feb 15)

The Wright Brothers by David McCullough  

 

March 21 

Reader's choice   

 

April18

I am Malala: story of the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban by MalalaYousafzai  

 

May16 

Some Luck by Jane Smiley  

 

June 20 

Reader's choice  Summer Potluck 

 

July 18 

The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the fire that saved America by Timothy Egan

 

August 15 

The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon by Alexander McCall Smith

 

September 19

The Marriage of opposites by Alice Hoffman 

 

October 17

We Are Water by Wally Lamb

 

November 21

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd  

 

December 12 (note: 2nd Monday instead of 3rd) 

Reader's choice Holiday Potluck

 

 

 

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