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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.  
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room of the [http://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.  
  
  
 
== Current Slate ==
 
== Current Slate ==
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*  March 6, 2014  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=true+grit '''True Grit'''] by Charles Portis
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*  April 3, 2014  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=orchardist+coplin '''The Orchardist'''] by Amanda Coplin
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*  May 1, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=separate+peace '''A Separate Peace'''] by John Knowles
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*  June 5, 2014 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=and+then+there+were+none '''And Then There Were None'''] by Agatha Christie
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*  July 3, 2014  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=out+stealing+horses '''Out Stealing Horses'''] by Per Petterson
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*  August 7, 2014 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=shallows+nicholas+carr '''The Shallows'''] by Nicholas Carr
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*  September 4, 2014  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=right+hand+shore '''The Right Hand Shore''']  by Christopher Tilghman
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*  October 2, 2014  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=good+lord+bird  '''The Good Lord Bird'''] by James McBride
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*  November 6, 2014  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=martian+chronicles  '''The Martian Chronicles'''] by Ray Bradbury
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*December 5, 2014  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=longbourn+jo+baker  '''Longbourn''']  by Jo Baker
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== Past Titles Read ==
 
*  March 7, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=joy+luck+club '''The Joy Luck Club'''] by Amy Tan
 
*  March 7, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=joy+luck+club '''The Joy Luck Club'''] by Amy Tan
  
 
*  April 4, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=good+earth+buck '''The Good Earth'''] by Pearl S. Buck
 
*  April 4, 2013  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=good+earth+buck '''The Good Earth'''] by Pearl S. Buck
  
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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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
  
March 1st, 2012 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=bless+me+ultima '''Bless Me Ultima'''] by Rudolpho Anaya
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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
  
April 5th, 2012 [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=tinkers+paul+harding '''Tinkers'''] by Paul Harding
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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
  
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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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
  
== Past Titles Read ==
 
  
 
*  Dec. 1st, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=secret+scripture+barry '''Secret Scripture'''] by Sebastian Barry
 
*  Dec. 1st, 2011  [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?SEARCH=secret+scripture+barry '''Secret Scripture'''] by Sebastian Barry
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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
 
*  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
  
  

Latest revision as of 23:09, 7 July 2014

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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

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