Our Book Discussion Group talked over their best reads of 2017, with The Gentleman from Moscow by Amor Towles cropping up THREE TIMES!! Join us on February 7th at 10.30am or 1.30pm for books “by or about Peter”
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Our book discussion group rounded out the year with some merry reads. Join us in 2018 for a new set of themes
JANUARY 3rd Best of 2017
FEBRUARY 7th By or about ‘Peter’
MARCH 7th Memoirs / autobiographies
APRIL 4th Kitchen capers
MAY 2nd Made in New Zealand
JUNE 6th Short & sweet (good reads in …
Our Book Discussion Group covered Child Stars in November, next up for December is “Something Seasonal” and we bet there will be CAKE! Join us on Wednesday ^th December at 10.30am with your seasonal pick.
Our book group had their hands on anything Jane related this month – some went for the classic Jane Austen, but others ventured into modern literature and were pleasantly surprised. Join us on NOVEMBER 1st for Child stars.
Our reader’s this month got to see the world of Art from behind the easel and the viewers eye. Join us in October for ‘By or about ‘Jane’ on OCTOBER 4th at 10.30am or 1.30pm
Extra Special People were the theme of our August session – VIP’s reading about VIP’s! Join us next month as we look at Arty reads with Arts for Art’s Sake on SEPTEMBER 6th at 10.30am
In May To celebrate the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards we picked our Kiwi Winners, with a mix of fiction, non-fiction and young adults titles. join us on Wednesday June 7th at 10.30am for “Wit & humour”
Our Book group looked at Nordic novels, lots of noir in there and even some fairy tales!
Burial rites / Kent, Hannah *****
Blood on snow / Nesbo, Jo ***½
The blind goddess / Holt, Anne …
Join us on the first Wednesday of the month at 10.30am to talk about books that might get you a bit out of your comfort zone. The themes for the year are listed below, so you can come prepared.