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This adult group meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7 pm in the meeting
 
This adult group meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7 pm in the meeting
 
room of the [http://hera.jmrl.org/br-greene.htm Greene County Library]. We pick the books we'll read every six months or so, by voting on member's suggestions. We read a combination of fiction and non-fiction.  Everyone is welcome to attend. Please call 434-985-5227 for more information.  
 
room of the [http://hera.jmrl.org/br-greene.htm Greene County Library]. We pick the books we'll read every six months or so, by voting on member's suggestions. We read a combination of fiction and non-fiction.  Everyone is welcome to attend. Please call 434-985-5227 for more information.  
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=eat+pray+love '''Eat, Pray, Love'''] by Elizabeth Gilbert  (Nov. 6)
 
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=judgement+in+stone '''A Judgment In Stone'''] by Ruth Rendell  (Dec. 4)
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== Current Slate ==
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* March 7, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=joy+luck+club '''The Joy Luck Club'''] by Amy Tan
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*  April 4, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=good+earth+buck '''The Good Earth'''] by Pearl S. Buck
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*  May 2, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=short+nights+of+the+shadow+catcher '''Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher:  The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis'''] by Timothy Egan
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*  June 6, 2013 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=sima's+undergarments+for+women '''Sima's Undergarments for Women'''] by Ilana Stanger-Ross
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*  July 11, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=light+between+oceans '''The Light Between Oceans'''] by M.L. Stedman
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*  August 1, 2013 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=art+of+fielding '''The Art of Fielding'''] by Chad Harbach
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*  September 5, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=tree+grows+in+brooklyn  '''A Tree Grows in Brooklyn''']  by Betty Smith
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*  October 3, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=black+count+glory+betrayal  '''The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo'''] by Tom Reiss
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*  November 7, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=sense+of+an+ending  '''The Sense of an Ending'''] by Julian Barnes
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*December 5, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=age+innocence+Edith+Wharton  '''The Age of Innocence''']  by Edith Wharton
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== Past Titles Read ==
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*  Dec. 1st, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=secret+scripture+barry '''Secret Scripture'''] by Sebastian Barry
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*  Jan 5th, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=too+big+to+fail '''Too Big to Fail: the Inside Story of how Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System From Crisis and Themselves'''] by Andrew Ross Sorkin
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*  Feb 2nd, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=star+of+the+sea '''Star of the Sea'''] by Joseph O' Connor
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*  March 1st, 2012 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=bless+me+ultima '''Bless Me Ultima'''] by Rudolpho Anaya
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*  April 5th, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=tinkers+paul+harding '''Tinkers'''] by Paul Harding
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*  May 3rd, 2012 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=nothing+daunted+the+unexpected '''Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West'''] by Dorothy Wickenden
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*July 5th, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=room+with+a+view  '''Room With a View'''] by E.M. Forster
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*August 2, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=state+of+wonder  '''State of Wonder'''] by Ann Patchett
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*September 6, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=feed+anderson  '''Feed'''] by M.T. Anderson
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*October 4, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=cutting+for+stone  '''Cutting for Stone'''] by Abraham Verghese
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*November 1, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=mystery+of+edwin+drood  '''The Mystery of Edwin Drood'''] by Charles Dickens
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*December 6, 2012  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=uncommon+reader  '''The Uncommon Reader'''] by Alan Bennett
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*  Apr. 7th, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=remarkable+creatures+chevalier '''Remarkable Creatures'''] by Tracy Chevalier
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*  May 5th, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=what+the+dog+saw '''What the Dog Saw and Other Adventure Stories'''] by Malcolm Gladwell
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*  June 2nd, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=elegance+of+the+hedgehog '''The Elegance of the Hedgehog'''] by Muriel Barbery
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Note: the Book group voted not to meet in July due to many members being unavailable.
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*  Aug 7th, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=madame+bovary+flaubert '''Madame Bovary'''] by Gustave Flaubert
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*  Sept. 1st, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=corelli's+mandolin '''Corelli's Mandolin'''] by Louis De Bernieres
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*  Oct. 6th, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=immortal+life+of+henrietta+lacks '''The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks'''] by Rebecca Skloot
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*July 1st, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=hateship+friendship+courtship+loveship+marriage '''Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories'''] by Alice Munro
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*Aug. 5th, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=people+of+the+book '''People of the Book'''] by Geraldine Brooks
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*Sept. 2nd, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=guide+to+the+birds+of+east+africa '''A Guide to the Birds of East Africa'''] by Nicholas Drayson
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*Oct. 7th, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=sound+fury+william+faulkner '''The Sound and the Fury'''] by William Faulkner
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*Nov. 4th, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=breakfast+with+buddha '''Breakfast With Buddha'''] by Roland Merullo
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*Dec. 2nd, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=human+stain+philip+roth '''The Human Stain'''] by Philip Roth
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*Jan. 6th, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=purple+hibiscus '''Purple Hibiscus'''] by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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*Feb 3rd, 2011  '''THE BIG READ''' [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=maltese+falcon '''The Maltese Falcon'''] by Dashiell Hammett
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*  Nov. 5, 2009 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=rebecca+du+maurier '''Rebecca'''] by Daphne Du Maurier
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*  Dec. 3, 2009  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=sky+burial+an+epic+love+story+of+tibet '''Sky Burial: An Epic Love Story of Tibet'''] by Xinran
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*  Jan. 7, 2010 (2nd Thurs.due to the New Year's holiday)  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=middlemarch+George+Eliot '''Middlemarch'''] by George Eliot
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*  Feb. 4, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=remembering+the+bones '''Remembering the Bones'''] by Frances Itani
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*  Mar. 4, 2010  '''THE BIG READ''' [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=lesson+before+dying '''A Lesson Before Dying'''] by Ernest J. Gaines
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*  Apr. 1, 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=ghost+train+to+the+eastern+star '''Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On the Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar'''] by Paul
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*  May 2010  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=out+of+africa '''Out of Africa'''] by Isak Dinesen
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=eat+pray+love '''Eat, Pray, Love'''] by Elizabeth Gilbert  (Nov. 6)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=judgement+in+stone '''A Judgment In Stone'''] by Ruth Rendell  (Dec. 4)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=book+thief '''The Book Thief'''] by Marcus Zusak  (Jan 8, due to holiday)
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*'''THE BIG READ''' [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=their+eyes+were+watching+god '''Their Eyes Were Watching God'''] by Zora Neale Hurston  (March 5, 2009)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=Washington+Square'''Washington Square'''] by Henry James  (April 2, 2009)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=Olive+Kitteridge'''Olive Kitteridge'''] by Elizabeth Strout  (May 7, 2009)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=The+Places+In+Between'''The Places In Between'''] by Rory Stewart  (June 4, 2009)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=When+We+Were+Orphans'''When We Were Orphans'''] by Kazuo Ishiguro  (July 2, 2009)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=gathering+anne+enright '''The Gathering'''] by Anne Enright  (Aug. 6th 2009)
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=book+thief '''The Book Thief'''] by Marcus Zusak (Jan 8, due to holiday)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=story+of+edgar+sawtelle '''The Story of Edgar Sawtelle'''] by David Wroblewski (Sept. 3rd, 2009)
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=their+eyes+were+watching+god '''Their Eyes Were Watching God'''] by Zora Neale Hurston  (March 5, 2009)
 
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=Washington+Square'''Washington Square'''] by Henry James  (April 2, 2009)
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Article in Book Groups

This adult group meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7 pm in the meeting room of the Greene County Library. We pick the books we'll read every six months or so, by voting on member's suggestions. We read a combination of fiction and non-fiction. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please call 434-985-5227 for more information.


Current Slate


Past Titles Read

  • April 5th, 2012 Tinkers by Paul Harding


  • September 6, 2012 Feed by M.T. Anderson


Note: the Book group voted not to meet in July due to many members being unavailable.



  • Nov. 5, 2009 Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Jan. 7, 2010 (2nd Thurs.due to the New Year's holiday) Middlemarch by George Eliot

Theroux