Women's Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland

NONFICTION BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP

 We enjoy reading nonfiction books about a wide variety of subjects:

historical and literary figures, art, music, travel past and present,

societies, psychology, food, technology, and ecology.   

Biographies and memoirs are also popular.

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THE NEXT BOOKS . . .                                       

  SEPTEMBER 8,  2015

 

          

 

 

OCTOBER 6, 2015

  

   

 

 

THIS PAGE PROVIDES SPECIFIC INFORMATION

ABOUT THE NON-FICTION BOOK GROUP

CONVENOR AND CONTACT INFORMATION READING SCHEDULE FOR THIS YEAR

MEETING PLACE AND TIMES

BOOKS READ IN PREVIOUS YEARS
SPECIAL EVENTS  

RELATED WEBPAGES:   GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT BOTH WAMUN BOOK GROUPS

           MOSTLY FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP

 

 

 

CONVENOR AND CONTACT INFORMATION

Deborah Rehner: contact her by e-mail at WAMUN

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.

  

MEETING PLACE

  The MARJORIE MEWS LIBRARY

  12 HIGHLAND DRIVE  (near the corner of Torbay Rd. and Highland Drive)

 

  MEETING TIME     

  2:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday

  of each month EXCEPT FOR THIS 

  MONTH.

  September 8th for this month.

 

 DONATIONS TO CAMPUS FOOD BANK

 Donations to the Campus Food Bank are     accepted at the meeting and greatly  appreciated.    

                                  

  Books for 2015-2016           

 Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar May June

 

READING SCHEDULE

September  8, 2015  How to be a Victorian    by Ruth Goodman
October 6, 2015  Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight   by  Alexandra Fuller
November 3, 2015  The First Muslim   by Lesley Hazleton
December 1, 2015

 They Left us Everything   by  Plum Johnson

January 5, 2016 

 Tent Life in Siberia    by George E. Kennan

February 2, 2016  A Sense of Style   by  Steven Pinker
March 1, 2016

 Being Mortal  by  Atul Gawande

April 5, 2016  Presentation of members' recommendations for 2016 - 2017*
May 3, 2016  The Violinist's Thumb  by  Sam Kean
June 7, 2016  VOTING  and    Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms  by  Gerard Russell  

 

BOOKS READ IN PREVIOUS YEARS (2003-2016)

By Author             By Title              By Year 

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

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 Nonfiction Books: 2014 - 2015
 Nonfiction Books: 2013 - 2014         
Thousand Farewells  Alex and me Klondike Bridge House
Nonfiction Books: 2012 - 2013

         

Nonfiction Books: 2011 - 2012

                     

 

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