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.

SEPT 13 & 27 

 

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 WAMUN 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  (2016 - 2017)
 
                
Sept Oct   Nov  Jan      Feb    Mar  Apr     May 

READING SCHEDULE FOR 2015-2016

 September 13 & 27            A Pigeon and a Boy
by Meir Shalev    
 October 11 & 25  Embers
by  Sandor Marai

 November 8 & 22 

 Medicine Walk  by  Richard Wagamese    
 January 10 & 24  The End of the Alphabet
by  C.S. Richardson
 February 14 & 28  A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian

by  Marina Lewycka

 March 14 & 28             

 Minister without Portfolio
by  Michael Winter
 April 11 & 25

 A Measure of Light     

by  Beth Powning
 May 9  (both groups)

  * * *   Book selection meeting     * * *  

       2:00 p.m.  Marjorie Mews Library             

Note Change of

Date and Location    

 

 May 23 (both groups)   

  Behind the Scenes at the Museum 

by Kate Atkinson

 

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 2016-2017

 

 

  

 

Christmas Party

TIME and PLACE

TBA

    

 

 

 

        BOOKS WE HAVE READ IN THE PAST (1992-2016)

 

By Author

By Title 

 

By Year

 

OTHER BOOKS RECOMMENDED FOR 2016-2017 

  • All my Puny Sorrows                  by Miriam Toews
  • Capital                                         by John Lanchester
  • The Green Road                          by  Anne Enright
  • In the Skin of a Jihadist             by Anna Erelle  
  • The Light between the Oceans   by John Lanchester
  • Medicine Walk                             by Richard Wagamese
  • The Nightingale                           by Kristin Hannah
  • The Seven Sisters                        by Lucinda Riley
  • Station Eleven                             by Emily St. John Mandel
  • A Trick of the Light                      by Louise Penney
  • Who has seen the wind?             by W.O. Mitchell

ALTERNATE BOOKS CHOSEN FOR 2016-2017

  • The Mistress of Nothing    by Kate Pullinger
  • Mrs Dalloway                     by Virginia Woolf 

 

  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: 2016-09-07| dm