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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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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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Patrick Madden: Sublime Physick

We are reading Sublime Physick, a collection of essays by Patrick Madden. We will meet again on January 18, 8:30 pm. Here is the Amazon summary: A follow-up to Patrick Madden’s award-winning debut, this introspective and exuberant collection of essays is … Continue reading

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Ann Patchet Essays: May 2014 book selection

This is the Story of a Happy Marriage by Ann Patchett is our selection for May. Here is the description from Amazon: Blending literature and memoir, Ann Patchett, author of State of  Wonder, Run, and Bel Canto, examines her deepest commitments—to writing, family, friends, dogs, … Continue reading

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