Wednesday, May 9, 2018
June's selection is the 'blissfully romantic' Bel Canto by Ann Patchett. The book club set has been reserved and I will be distributing copies on May 14.
The meeting will be on June 18th at Clara's.
Place a hold at the library if you want to reserve your own copy.
New York TImes Review
Review by The New Canon
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
The next meeting of the Bayview Village Book Club (the neighbourhood book club, not the branch) will be on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 8pm. This date is tentative as it might conflict with the BVA's All Candidates Meeting. Will keep you posted. We will meet on Tuesday, May 9th.
We will be discussing Seven Days in May by Kim Izzo. You will need to find your own copy as there is no book club set.
Reserve a copy at the Toronto Public Library by clicking here.
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Happy Spring! This month we will be discussing The Chosen Maiden by Eva Stachniak.
We do not have a book club set for this book. The Toronto Public Library has many available copies. You can reserve a copy by clicking here.
You can purchase a copy from Chapters-Indigo by clicking here.
The next book club meeting will be on Monday, April 16 at 8pm. Please contact me for location details.
For the next meeting, please think about book recommendations for next year, If there are book club sets, I would like to start reserving them.
Sunday, February 18, 2018
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Circling The Sun by Paula McLain takes place in 1920's Kenya and is the story of Beryl Markham, an aviator and woman ahead of her time. We will be meeting on February 12th 2018 to discuss this book.
Reserve a copy of this book at the Toronto Public Library by clicking here.
Purchase from Chapters-Indigo here.
Also, contact Gail to get a copy of the magazine Mind Over Matter which has been provided to us courtesy of the Women's Brain Health Initiative. We will be discussing an article or two from this magazine at the February meeting.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The next meeting is scheduled for January 15, 2018. We will be discussing The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware. Sorry, I have not been able to reserve the book club set so you will need to find your own copy.
Place a hold at the Toronto Public Library.
Purchase from Chapters-Indigo.
If you are looking for more to read, here's what we have planned for the next few months:
February - Circling the Sun by Paula McCain
March - The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapeña
April - Chosen Maiden by Eve Stachniak
May - Seven Days in May by Kim Izzo
June - Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
Monday, October 16, 2017
On November 13, 2017 we will be discussing The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende. The meeting will be at Marian's.
Click here to place a hold at the Toronto Public Library.
Click here to purchase a copy from Chapters-Indigo.
You may also be interested in Simon and Schuster's Reading Group Guide for this book or the New York Times book review.
January 15, 2018 - The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware.
February 12, 2018 - Circling the Sun by Paula McCain. She also wrote The Paris Wife which we read a few years ago. It was the story of Ernest Hemingway's first wife, Hadley.