Thursday 18th at 2.30 at Pam’s in Reans.
We will be discussing
Babette’s Feast by Karen Blixen
We will be discussing Babette’s Feast by Karen Blixen and seeing snips of the film as well.
And celebrating Christmas!!
Thank you everyone for coming to Book Club in November and producing an interesting selection of ‘Queens’.
I have listed the books people chose below.
Thank you again to Brenda for the delicious cakes.
Here are the list of November books:
The Summer Queen by Elizabeth Chadwick:
the 1st of the trilogy about Eleanor of Aquitaine
Sue Townsend: The Queen & I
Queen of the Witches: Jessica Berens
Ned Sherrin: An autobiography
Pauline Gedge: Hatshepsut - Child of the Morning
(the longest reigning ‘female’ pharaoh)
Queen of the Desert: Georgina Howe about the life of Gertrude Bell
Victoria’s Daughters: Gerald Packard
Leap of Faith: autobiography of Queen Noor of Jordan
An Uncommon Reader: Alan Bennet
Mary Queen of Scots:
Caroline’s choice we will hear about later
See you at the December bookclub
meeting on 18th, if not before.
The first meeting of 2015 will be on Thursday 22nd January.
The book we have chosen is
Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay.
For the February meeting on the 19th, we have chosen the theme of Sisters.
As with our last theme, you find whatever you like, however tight or loose an association with sisters.
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