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A Man Without a Country

We are currently reading Kurt Vonnegut’s, A Man Without a Country. Here is the summary from Amazon, NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “For all those who have lived with Vonnegut in their imaginations . . . this is what he is … Continue reading

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Next meeting: October 30

We will meet next on Tuesday evening, October 30, to discuss Can’t we talk about something more pleasant by Roz Chast. The usual time and place. Hope to see you all.

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Can’t we talk about something more pleasant, by Roz Chast

For this month we are reading the memoir Can’t we talk about something more pleasant by the New Yorker cartoonist, Roz Chast.  We will meet next on Thursday, September 13, 8:30 pm. Here is the summary from Amazon: In her first memoir, New … Continue reading

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Wolf Willow

For this month we are reading Wallace Stegner’s memoir, Wolf Willow. We will meet next on Thursday, August 9, 8:30 pm. See you all then. Here is the blurb from Amazon: Wallace Stegner weaves together fiction and nonfiction, history and … Continue reading

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Edward Abbey

This month we are reading Edward Abbey. If you have never read anything by him, I recommend Desert Solitaire. Or if you want fiction, try The Monkey Wrench Gang. He also has a number of essay collections and other novels. … Continue reading

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100 Birds Taught Me to Fly: The Art of Seeking God

Our next selection is Ashley Mae Hoiland’s 100 Birds Taught Me to Fly: The Art of Seeking God. Several of you have personal connections to the author as she graduated from BYU’s English department. We will meet next on Tuesday, May … Continue reading

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When We Were Orphans

For this month we are reading Kazuo Ishiguro’s When We Were Orphans.  We will meet next on April 19. Here is the blurb from Amazon. From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker Prize–winning novel The … Continue reading

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