Literary Pursuits: Classics In-Store Book Club meets the 3rd Sunday of the month at 4:30 pm at our store to discuss a literary classic, the author, and the book's importance. Listed below are some upcoming selections to give you an idea of material the club covers. New members are always welcome.
July 16 - Any book by Jules Verne (change from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea)
August 20 - City of Glass by Paul Auster
September 17: The Golden Calf by Ilya Ilf and Evgeny Petrov
October 15: Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton
From Paul Auster, author of the forthcoming 4 3 2 1: A novel - his debut work of fiction, the first volume in his acclaimed "New York Trilogy" series of novels
"A remarkably funny book written by a remarkable pair of collaborators."--New York Times
Edith Wharton's lacerating satire on marriage and materialism in turn-of-the-century New York features her most selfish, ruthless, and irresistibly outrageous female character.