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!

 

Read the book, see the movie and provide your comments for posting here on the special group page. Check out the Book and Movie page for updated information and to find a book to match the movie you fell in love with, then give us a shout!

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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.) Image result for talking icon

 

 

 

 

 

Image result for clipart images BOOK CLUB

Book Release Celebration Club

Join us to celebrate the release of a new book by a popular author (or for a special debut). This fun drop-in group will feature:

  • 15% discount on select book titles
  • free giveaways and prizes (books, candy, maybe even wine!)
  • selective activities to fit the book
  • the chance to meet new book-loving friends
  • snacks for the tummy
  • NEXT UP: A couple of surprises! - click here for details

 

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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 2017.

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!

 

GET THOSE READING LISTS IN for the 2018 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 -- x by x

Auntie's Morning Book Group -- x by x

Literary Freedom Book Group -- x by x

Mystery-Thriller Club -- In Farleigh Field by Rhys Bowen (meeting on last Thursday of month due to Thanksgiving holiday)

Armchair Travel Discussion Group - Soul of a Great Traveler by James O'Reilly

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

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

Reading for Writers --  NOT CURRENTLY MEETING (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 downtown - month's selection is Between the World and Me by Ta-Nahisi Coates

November selections for private groups registered at Auntie's:

Salk's Book Group -- x by x and/or x by x

Sharlott's Web - Larose: A Novel by Louise Erdrich

South Hill Book Group -- x by x

Third Wednesday Book Group -- The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis

Three B's Book Group - Everybody's Fool by Richard Russo


December Book Club Selections


December selections for open groups meeting at Auntie's:

Auntie's Evening Book Group -- ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY! 

Auntie's Morning Book Group -- ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY! 

Literary Freedom Book Group -- She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb

Mystery-Thriller Club -- The Mistletoe Murder & Other Stories by P.D. James

Armchair Travel Discussion Group - Map That Changed the World by Simon Winchester

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 --  NOT CURRENTLY MEETING (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 -- Eggnog Murder by Leslie Meier (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 x by  x

Spokesman Review Book Group - contact the SR for more information - meets downtown - month's selection is American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee

December selections for private groups registered at Auntie's:

Power of One Book Group - Reservoir 13 by John Mcgregor

Salk's Book Group -- x by x and/or x by x -- 

Sharlott's Web - The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

South Hill Book Group -- tba by x

Third Wednesday Book Group -- Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Three B's Book Group - PARTY 

 


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!