January 2019 – Book Club

All of a sudden it was Wednesday 9th January 2019 - when exactly we reached 9 days into this year is a blur, nevertheless it had arrived.  This months reading group gathering was to be a meal at our local, and long suffering from our attendance, Indian Restaurant, - Kohinoor of Kerala! It was an … Continue reading January 2019 – Book Club

December 2018 – Book Club

Monica's monthly reminder fell into my inbox full of promise; "Hello Everyone You will be pleasantly surprised at what has been achieved in the now refurbished library, if you haven't already been in to see it. What do you think of "A horse walks into a bar?"  It will be very interesting to listen to your comments. I … Continue reading December 2018 – Book Club

My Review – A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman

November Book Club Title Read over three weeks of November evenings. Synopsis A comedy club in a small Israeli town.  An audience has come expecting an evening of amusement.  Instead they see a comedian falling apart on stage; an act of disintegration, a man crumbling, as a matter of choice, before their eyes.  Dovaleh G, … Continue reading My Review – A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman

My Review – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

October Book Club Title Read during some unseasonably warm evenings of October 2018 for the second time. Synopsis A murder mystery novel like no other. The detective, and narrator, is Christopher Boone.  Christopher is fifteen and has Asperger's Syndrome.  he knows a very great deal about maths and very little about human beings.  He loves … Continue reading My Review – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

My Review – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

August Book Club Title Read over an August night, lying next to a sighing husband, who does not seem impressed with the new bedroom reading lights!  It should also be mentioned, that he, of husband fame, is not a fan of an emotional reader: Giggling, weeping or otherwise, and especially at hours between 0100 and … Continue reading My Review – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows