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...]

Afternoon PageTurners: January 2017 Update

The afternoon PageTurners’ groups will meet January 23 and 26 to discuss Iris Murdoch’s The Sea, The Sea. The Sea, The Sea is a winner of the Booker Prize and is one of Murdoch’s most affecting tales. For more information about PageTurners: Monday afternoons: Diane Hearne - Thursday afternoons: Lisa Buchner - … [Read more...]

Archive of PageTurners Updates

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Afternoon PageTurners: December 2016

The Afternoon PageTurners’ groups will both meet on Thursday, December 8 at 1:00. We will have refreshments and a book exchange. Members might want to begin reading the January book, The Sea, The Sea by Iris Murdoch as it is longer than most of our selections. For more information about PageTurners contact: Monday afternoons: Diane Hearne: … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurner’s” Silence by Shusaku Endo

The Afternoon PageTurners’ book club will meet on Monday, November 21st and Thursday, November 17. Note the change of dates due to Thanksgiving. We will discuss Silence by Shusaku Endo. It takes place in 1637, when two Jesuit priests go from Portugal to Japan, a country hostile to their religion, to minister to its “hidden Christians”, but also … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurner’s: The Elephant Whisperer by Lawrence Anthony

The Afternoon PageTurners' book club will meet on October 24 and October 27 to discuss The Elephant Whisperer by Lawrence Anthony. The book is a memoir of the author's struggle to integrate a herd of elephants into his private African game preserve. For more information about PageTurners contact: Monday afternoons: Diane … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurners: The Summer Before the War

The Afternoon PageTurners groups will meet this month to discuss The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson The Monday group will meet on September 26 and the Thursday group on September 29. For more information about PageTurners contact: Monday afternoons: Diane Hearne:, Thursday afternoons: Lisa Buchner: … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurner’s: September Preview

Both the Monday and Thursday Afternoon PageTurners will be reading Helen Simonson’s book, The Summer Before the War in September. If you would like information about PageTurners contact: Diane Hearne: (Monday afternoons) Lisa Buchner: (Thursday afternoons). —Diane Hearne … [Read more...]

Afternoon PageTurners – 2016 to 2017 Reading List

The Monday and Thursday PageTurners groups met together in June and learned the results of their votes.   They will read the following books for the 2016-2017 reading year: September The Summer Before the War – Helen Simonson......496 pages October The Elephant Whisperer – Lawrence Anthony........384 pages November Silence – … [Read more...]