Women's Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland

MOSTLY FICTION BOOK GROUP  

We meet in small friendly groups to discuss books we have read together.
We read for enjoyment, to share experiences, and to broaden our horizons.

 

SEPTEMBER 12 & 26

 

 2:00 P.M. 

 

 MARJORIE MEWS LIBRARY

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
             

THIS PAGE PROVIDES INFORMATION OF SPECIFIC INTEREST TO THIS GROUP    

CONVENORS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

READING SCHEDULE FOR THIS YEAR

MEETING PLACE & TIMES

BOOKS WE HAVE READ IN THE PAST

HELP IN OBTAINING THE BOOKS

OTHER BOOKS RECOMMENDED FOR THIS YEAR 

MEET THE AUTHOR & OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS 

 

RELATED WEBPAGES :

 GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT BOTH BOOK GROUPS

 NON-FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP


CONVENORS AND CONTACT INFORMATION:

  • Second Tuesday Afternoon Group:    Pat Collins

  • Fourth Tuesday Afternoon Group:     Karen Lippold   

  • To contact the Convenors, send an e-mail to WAMUN                                                             

                                       
                             THE COMING YEAR'S BOOKS  (2017 - 2018)

        

Sept Oct   Nov    Jan      Feb   Mar  Apr     May 

READING SCHEDULE FOR 2017-2018

 September 12 & 26            Do Not Say We Have Nothing
 Madeleine Thien
 October 10 & 24  Little Dogs
 Michael Crummey

 November 14 & 28 

 A Man Called Ove  Fredrik Backman
 January 9 & 23 The Beginner's Goodbye
 Ann Tyler
 February 13 & 27  The Road Home

 Rose Tremain

 March 13 & 27             

 It Can't Happen Here
 Sinclair Lewis
 April 24   *both groups

 Found Far and Wide    *Joint meeting with the author

 Kevin Major
 May 8  (both groups)

  * *   Book recommendation and voting   * *  

 

 May 22 (both groups)   

We Never Asked for Wings  

Vanessa Diffenbaugh

GROUP MEMBERS WHO ATTENDED THE  JUNE 2015 POTLUCK and BOOK SELECTION MEETING

MEETING PLACE

Marjorie Mews Library  12 Highland Drive (near the corner of Torbay Road and Highland drive)

MEETING TIMES

2:00 to 3:30 p.m.  on the 2nd Tues- day of the month for one group, and on the 4th Tuesday of the month for the other. 

CAMPUS FOOD BANK

Donations to the Campus Food Bank which are brought to the meeting are much appreciated.

HELP IN OBTAINING THE BOOKS

If you are finding it difficult to buy the book or find it at the Library, contact us at  WAMUN.

It is usually possible to find a copy for you to borrow.  

 OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS IN 2017-2018

 

 

 CHRISTMAS PARTY  

AT

THE TIFFANY 

7 Tiffany Lane 

 

  

 

    

 

  

 

DECEMBER 12

2:00 P.M. 

 

        BOOKS WE HAVE READ IN THE PAST (1992-2017)

 

By Author

By Title 

 

By Year

 

OTHER BOOKS RECOMMENDED FOR 2017-2018 

  •  The Zookeeper's Wife                            by Diane Ackerman
  •  It's a Glorious Country                          by Florence Clothier
  •  A Gap of Time                                        by Jeanette Winterson 
  •  Duke                                                       by Sara Tilley
  •  The Evening Chorus                               by Helen Humphreys
  •  The Imperfectionist                               by Tom Rachman
  •  The Couple Next Door                            by Shari Lapena                                                     

ALTERNATE BOOKS CHOSEN FOR 2016-2017

  • On Beauty                                 by Zadie Smith
  • My Last Continent                    by Midge Raymond                     
 Mostly Fiction books read in 2016-2017
       
  Mostly Fiction books read in 2015-2016

        

 Mostly Fiction books read in 2014-2015

           

Mostly Fiction books read in 2013-2014

        

Mostly Fiction books read in 2012-2013
         
Mostly Fiction books read in 2011-2012

        

  Last updated: 2017-07-26| dm