Book Groups

 

THE LATEST NEWS ABOUT AUNTIE'S BOOK GROUPS

NOTE: For book club meeting dates, you can check our events calendar, or follow the links below to a specific group page. Thanks for your interest!

Your Choice Book Discussion Group: Join us on the 2nd Friday of each month during the noon hour. We talk about what each person is reading and what they might recommend (or say we should avoid). We'd love to hear about what has captured your imagination! (And you can bring your lunch.)

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Reminder

Be sure to send in your new list of book club selections for 2019 so I can post them here! Thanks, and happy reading!!!

 

 

 

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Want some suggestions for your group? Check out the  Recommendations here. Multiple pages are stuffed with ideas from all sorts of sources. Try them out!

Or, look over the display in the book club corner for ideas from other groups/readers.

 

LISTED BELOW ARE FEATURED BOOK CLUB SELECTIONS FOR November & December 2018.

VISIT EACH CLUB'S INDIVIDUAL PAGE FOR A MORE COMPLETE LISTING FOR THE YEAR. CALL LINDA AT 509-838-0206 WITH QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS, OR EMAIL HER AT auntiesbooks@gmail.com. Happy Reading!

2017 FANDANGO GREAT SUCCESS - THANKS TO ALL!

  

Happy drawing winners at the 2017 Fandango (Sept. 28) display their bags full of goodies -- advanced reading copies of books, misc. items, even the bags themselves! Our guest speaker, Katie Mehan, provided a wealth of information for booklovers. Thanks, Katie! To see more photos from this event, click "here".

Shann Ray entertained and enlightened book club members at the October 2016 Fandango celebration. Click "here" to see more.

                                                        

SAVE THE DATE! SAVE THE DATE! SAVE THE DATE!

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - Customer Appreciation Day - .

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - Spokane Is Reading:

we now have signed copies of many of Amy Stewart's books at the store.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - Annual Book Club Fandango! - details HERE.

GET THOSE READING LISTS IN for the 2019 YEAR!


If you have not yet sent me your new list of books for the 2018 reading year, send one in please, so I can check on availability and get you on display in the Book Club Corner.

 


November Book Club Selections


November selections for open groups meeting at Auntie's:

   Auntie's Evening Book Group -- The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

      Auntie's Morning Book Group -- Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders 

Literary Freedom Book Group -- GROUP IS SUSPENDED FOR THE WINTER 

   Mystery-Thriller Club -- Death a la Fenice by Donna Leon 

      Armchair Travel Discussion Group - Theme is The "Great Rift" in Africa and it's Wildlife

Short Story Book Lovers -- The Best American Mystery Stories - Ed. Louise Penny and Otto Penzler

   Your Choice Book Discussion -- Come share the books you have read this month and hear about others you might like.

         
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November selections for open groups not meeting at Auntie's:

Reading for Writers --  Peptalks for Writers (52  Insights) by Grant Faulkner (group meets at Frankie Doodle's Restaurant on Third Avenue - (call Linda at 838-0206 for information)

   The Out Readers - - Her Body & Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado (group meets at the Argonne Library in the Valley on the 3rd Tuesday of each month)

      Dark City Mystery Book Club -- The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney (group meets at 1104 W. Heroy in a school building at 7 pm on the 3rd Monday of each month - 294-7076)

FUSE - e-mail ejtoungate@gmail.com for more information - meets downtown - month's selection is Don't Call Us Dead by Danez Smith

   Northwest Passages (Spokanesman Review) Book Group - check for details at the Spokesman Review - Travel as a Political Act by Rick Steves

November selections for private groups registered at Auntie's:

Power of One Book Group -- tba

RachAnna Group -- x by x

Salk's Book Group -- tba

Sharlott's Web - Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

South Hill Book Group -- by x

Third Wednesday Book Group -- What It Means When a Man Falls From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah

Three B's Book Group - x by x

Weekly Readers Book Club -- Shoot Like a Girl by Mary Jennings Hegar (6th); Beneath a Marble Sky by John Shors (13th); The Sasquatch Hunter's Almanac by Sharma Shields (27th)


December Book Club Selections


December selections for open groups meeting at Auntie's:

   Auntie's Evening Book Group -- ANNUAL PARTY and SELECTION OF 2019 BOOKS

      Auntie's Morning Book Group -- ANNUAL PARTY and SELECTION OF 2019 BOOKS

Literary Freedom Book Group -- GROUP IS SUSPENDED FOR THE WINTER

   Mystery-Thriller Club -- ANNUAL PARTY and SELECTION OF 2019 BOOKS

      Armchair Travel Discussion Group --  (date moved due to holiday - Dec 18) Theme is Canada

Short Story Book Lovers -- GROUP IS SUSPENDED FOR THE WINTER

   Your Choice Book Discussion -- no specific title; come talk about what you're enjoying!

         
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December selections for open groups not meeting at Auntie's:

Reading for Writers --  Peptalks for Writers (52 Insights) by Grant Faulkner  (group meets at Frankie Doodle's Restaurant on Third Avenue - (call Linda at 838-0206 for information)

   The Out Readers --  x by x (group meets at the Argonne Library in the Valley on the 3rd Tuesday of each month)

      Dark City Mystery Book Club -- x by x (group meets at 1104 W. Heroy in a school building at 7 pm on the 3rd Monday of each month - 294-7076)

FUSE - e-mail ejtoungate@gmail.com for more information - meets at downtown library - x by x

   Northwest Passages (Spokanesman Review) Book Group - check for details at the Spokesman Review - A Year in the Fields by Spokesman Review

December selections for private groups registered at Auntie's:

Power of One Book Group -- tba

RachAnna Group -- tba

Salk's Book Group -- tba

Sharlott's Web -- 2 A.M. at the Cat’s Pajamas – Marie Helene Bertino

South Hill Book Group -- tba

Third Wednesday Book Group -- Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff 

Three B's Book Group -- tba

Weekly Readers Book Club -- The Blue Flower: A Novel by Penelope Fitzgerald by x (4th); Love, Life & the Elephants: An African Story by Dame Daphne Sheldrick (11th); Luncheon (18th) - NOTE: Both books must be special-ordered; availability is iffy and changes weekly.


Let's Keep In Touch! HAVE A GREAT READING YEAR!

If you want to receive monthly e-mails with an update on the Book Club program at Auntie's, please contact Linda at auntiesbooks@gmail.com and I will add you to our e-mail list (we do not share with others). See you soon!