Literary Pursuits Book Club

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

City of Glass Cover Image
ISBN: 9780140097313
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - April 7th, 1987

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

The Golden Calf Cover Image
ISBN: 9781934824078
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Published: Open Letter Books - December 15th, 2009

"A remarkably funny book written by a remarkable pair of collaborators."--New York Times

The Custom of the Country Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307949547
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Published: Vintage Books - June 5th, 2012

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.