Let's read A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

Great book about Buddhism, tsunamis, bullying, old nuns, and Hello Kitty. Come discuss! Available at the library and at Riverby Books.

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  • Maria

    Loved the book and really enjoyed the insights and comments from the group.

    3 · June 22, 2014

  • Rachel

    Thanks for the responses, David and Anna! I'd prefer to avoid spoilers, so I'll see you at the next one :)

    June 19, 2014

  • David Q.

    Stacey and Rachel... We've certainly had folks come who haven't finished the book before, so you're most welcome. It's up to you whether you're up for hearing some spoilers. :-)

    June 19, 2014

  • Rachel

    I also have to change my RSVP to "No." I was late buying the book and am unfortunately only halfway through. I look forward to meeting you all next month!

    1 · June 19, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm on the fence about coming tonight because I have not finished the book. I'm about 1/3 or 1/2 of the way in and just have not been sucked in. Should I come tonight and give up on finishing the book since I'm not being sucked in? Or, does it get better?

    June 19, 2014

    • Anna Carolyn M.

      I think you should come!! You'll either hear something that makes you want to finish it, or hear something that makes you say "eh" and move on to reading something else.

      1 · June 19, 2014

  • Jessica E.

    Won't be able to make it after all because of conflicting dinner plans, but hope you have a wonderful discussion!

    June 18, 2014

  • Anna Carolyn M.

    We have one too at Riverby!

    May 24, 2014

  • David Q.

    We currently have many copies of the book available at Southeast Branch Library. Stop by and pick one up!

    May 20, 2014

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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