PageTurners’ Book Club: Twenty-Sixth Anniversary

PageTurners Celebrates Twenty-Sixth Anniversary Hope Luedeke, a founding member of PageTurners, recently shared a bit of the group’s history, recalling the early days this way: “My neighbor on Vista D’Onde, Barbara Crist, came to me one day during the summer of 1991 and asked what I thought about forming a book club. She and Marian Pearl had been … [Read more...]

PageTurners Book Club: 2017-2018 Reading List

The Afternoon PageTurners’ groups will not meet in July or August. Our list of books for the 2017-2018 reading year beginning in September is as follows: A Gentleman in Moscow – Amor Towles A Sense of an Ending – Julian Barnes News of the World – Paulette Jiles The American – Henry James The Wright Brothers – David McCullough The Sympathizer … [Read more...]

PageTurners Book Club: A Man Called Ove by Frederick Backman

Both groups of Afternoon PageTurners will meet on Thursday, June 22 to celebrate the end of our reading year. We will discuss A Man Called Ove by Frederick Backman. Refreshments will be served along with our annual book exchange. Waiting lists have been started for both the Monday and Thursday groups, which will resume in September. For … [Read more...]

Current Reading List

CURRENT SELECTIONS The Afternoon PageTurners' groups will not meet in July or August.  Our list of books for the 2017-2018 reading year is as follows: A Gentleman in Moscow – Amor Towles    A Sense of an Ending – Julian Barnes   News of the World – Paulette Jiles   The American – Henry James   The … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurner’s: Clementine by Sonia Purcell

The Afternoon PageTurners will discuss Clementine by Sonia Purcell, a biography of the wife of Winston Churchill. Why did Winston say victory in the Second World War would have been “impossible without her”? The Monday group will meet on May 22 and the Thursday group on May 25. For information about Afternoon PageTurners: Monday group, contact … [Read more...]

About the Club

   Page Turners began in the summer of 1991 when a group of Niguel Shores residents met at the Community Center to form a book club. Currently, Page Turners is divided into three groups: Monday morning, Monday afternoon, and Thursday afternoon. The individual groups meet once a month to discuss selected fiction and nonfiction works. … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurners: Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

The Afternoon Page Turners will read and discuss The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney at the April meetings. This novel is about a dysfunctional New York family. Read and find out what money can do to relationships! The Monday group will meet on April 24 and the Thursday group on April 27. For more information about Afternoon Page Turners: … [Read more...]

Archive of PageTurners Updates

August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 April 2017 March 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 July 2016 June 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015  August 2015 July 2015 June … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurners: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Afternoon PageTurners’ will read and discuss The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah. The book is the story of two sisters living in German-occupied France in 1939. The Thursday group will meet on March 23 and the Monday group on March 27. There is currently a waiting list for both groups, however, for information about PageTurners contact: Mondays: … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurners: The Secret in Their Eyes by Eduardo Sacheri

The Monday afternoon PageTurners’ group will meet on February 27 and the Thursday group on February 23. Both groups will discuss The Secret in Their Eyes by Eduardo Sacheri. The book features a retired detective who is obsessed with an old case in 1970s Argentina. For more information about PageTurners contact: Monday afternoons: Diane Hearne: … [Read more...]