Couldn’t make it to the book group? Join the discussion here! Use the comments to tell us what you thought of the book. Here’s a question to get you started:Related to the word “umbrella,” Mr. Penumbra’s last name can refer to an area of partial illumination (especially in astronomy) or something that serves as a shroud. What makes his bookstore source of light, even though it operates in the shadows?
On Saturday, May 25 at 12:30pm, we will be screening the film “Cloud Atlas”. More information about the movie is here.
Please note that this is an “R” rated film and runs close to 3 hours!
As last month’s poll was a tie, we have decided to read one book in April and the other in May. In April, we will discuss Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan. Click on the cover to order your copy!
In May, we will discuss Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell. Click on the cover to reserve your copy!
Couldn’t make it to the book group? Join the discussion here! Use the comments to tell us what you thought of the book. Here’s a question to get you started: What is the significance of the father being obsessed with Shakespeare? Would it be a different book if it had been a different author, Edgar Allan Poe or Mark Twain, for example?
It’s time to vote for April’s book (see poll below). We’re trying something new this time and choosing a book from a smaller pool of contenders. Take a look at April’s choices.
For our March meeting we will be discussing “The Weird Sisters” by Eleanor Brown Click on the book cover to reserve your copy. April’s poll is coming soon!