Tuesday, April 17, 2018

May 2018 - Seven Days in May by Kim Izzo




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 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

April 2018 - The Chosen Maiden




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

March 2018 - The Couple Next Door




Our March 2018 book is The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena.

Reserve a copy at the Toronto Public Library by clicking here.
Purchase at Chapters-Indigo by clicking here.

We will be meeting March 19.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

February 2018 - Circling The Sun



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

January 2018 - The Woman in Cabin 10






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

November 2017 - The Japanese Lover



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.


Upcoming books:
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.


Friday, October 13, 2017

October 2017 - Our Souls At Night


This month's book is Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf.   We will be meeting on October 16, 2017 at Clara's.

Here's a lovely post about Kent Haruf's inspiration for writing this novel, his last.