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.

OCTOBER'S  BOOK 

We invite local authors to come and discuss their books with us. 

THIS PAGE PROVIDES INFORMATION OF SPECIFIC INTEREST TO THIS GROUP    

CONVENORS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

READING SCHEDULE FOR 2014- 2015

MEETING PLACE & TIMES

BOOKS WE HAVE READ IN THE PAST (1992-2013)

HELP IN OBTAINING THE BOOKS

OTHER BOOKS RECOMMENDED FOR 2014-2015 

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:    Tonya Bassler ( assisted by Karen Herzberg)

  • Fourth Tuesday Afternoon Group:     Mary Chalker 

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

THIS YEAR'S  BOOKS              Clicking on book cover picture will link you to the Amazon site

           

Sep Oct Nov Jan Feb Mar Apr May
 

READING SCHEDULE FOR 2014-2015

  September 9 & 23 The Orenda   by Joseph Boyden
  October 14 & 28 Brooklyn  by  Colm Toibin
  November 25  only* Maxine  by Claire Wilkshire             *Meeting with the author
  January 13  only*  Dear Everybody  by  Anne Budgell  * Meeting with the author
  February 10 & 24

The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed out the Window

 and Disappeared   by  Jonas Jonasson

  March 10 & 24 Dear Life  by Alice Munro
  April 14 & 28 However Long the Night  by Aimee Molloy
  May 12 & 26 And the Mountains Echoed  by Khaled Hosseini

 


 

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.  

MEET THE AUTHOR & OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS

Claire Wilkshire

November 25

2:00 p.m.   7 Tiffany Lane

 

Christmas Party

 

December 9

7 Tiffany Lane

    

Anne Budgell

January 13

2:00 p.m.   Place TBA

 

 

BOOKS WE HAVE READ IN THE PAST (1992-2013)

 

By Author

By Title

By Year

OTHER BOOKS RECOMMENDED FOR 2014-2015 

  • 419   by Will Ferguson
  • The Guts   by Roddy Doyle
  • The Headmaster’s Wager  by Vincent Lam
  • The Leaf Storm  by Garcia Marquez
  • Maisie Dobbs  by Jacqueline Winspear
  • The Man in the Wooden Hat   by Jane Gardam
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude  by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

ALTERNATE BOOKS CHOSEN FOR 2014-2015

  • Flight Behavior  by Barbara Kingsolver
  • The Purchase   by Linda Spalding

 

Mostly Fiction books read in 2013-2014

        

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

        

 

 

  Last updated: 2014-09-23 | dm