Singles Book Club meets the 3rd Saturday morning at 10 a.m. New members are always welcome. The group canceled their June meeting, and moved that selection to July.
July 15: Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
August 19: The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng
September 16: Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens
October 21: Ella Minnow Pea By Mark Dunn
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A FINALIST FOR THE 2015 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD
NPR MORNING EDITION BOOK CLUB PICK
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY: THE WASHINGTON POST, NPR, TIME, THE SEATTLE TIMES, MINNEAPOLIS STAR-TRIBUNE, SLATE, LIBRARY JOURNAL, KIRKUS, AND MANY MORE
Winner of the Man Asian Literary Prize, an "elegant and haunting novel of war, art and memory" (The Independent) from the critically acclaimed author of The Gift of Rain. Malaya, 1951. Yun Ling Teoh, the scarred lone survivor of a brutal Japanese wartime camp, seeks solace among the jungle-fringed tea plantations of Cameron Highlands.
A darkly witty tale of two siblings' struggle to achieve happiness in the shadow of their father's pride
Ella Minnow Pea is a girl living happily on the fictional island of Nollop off the coast of South Carolina. Nollop was named after Nevin Nollop, author of the immortal phrase containing all the letters of the alphabet, "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog."