Book Group

Book Group

AFTERNOON BOOK GROUP
Third Monday of the Month at 1PM (unless otherwise stated) in the church library.

Major Pettigrew's Last Stand book cover On May 20, we will read Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson. It is about a gentrified Englishman who loses his wife and meets many new friends. His small village isn’t so sure about the Major anymore. It is a sweet, gentle insight into a small village.

Everything She Touched book coverOn June 17, we will read Everything She Touched by Marilyn Chase. It is a biography of Ruth Asawa, an American artist and her amazing life. She is a member of a traditional Japanese family and gets relocated to an internment camp. Her story is told in detail and we learn about this Californian woman.
 

Running with Sherman book coverRunning with Sherman by Christopher McDougall is the pick for July 15. Sherman is a donkey that needs a purpose.  He inspires members of his community to help him. On the way, we discover that Sherman has his own personality.