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VSDC Book Club discusses "Quiet" by Susan Cain

  • May 29, 2013 · 7:30 PM
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Please join the Vegetarian Society of DC Book Club discussion of Susan Cain's Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking.

To participate you must read at least half the book -- and RSVP at least two days before the meeting. If your plans change, PLEASE update your RSVP!

"Cain gives excellent portraits of a number of introverts and shatters misconceptions. Cain consistently holds the reader’s interest by presenting individual profiles, looking at places dominated by extroverts and introverts, and reporting on the latest studies." -- Publishers Weekly

  • Library Journal Best Books of 2012
  • Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2012
  • People Top 10 Book of 2012
  • O, The Oprah Magazine 10 Favorite Books of 2012

We will meet at a vegetarian restaurant (in MD, DC, or VA). Everyone will order on their own and pay directly to the restaurant. People who RSVP "yes" will get the location information. For more details contact Beth through meet up. For more information about the book club (including everything we have read over 20 years!) visit


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  • Ori

    This was my first VSDC event, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. For this interested in meeting Susan Cain in person, please register here:
    Beth was an excellent facilitator and I really enjoyed the diverse reviews and reactions to Susan's book. Look forward to meeting you all again on future events.

    June 7, 2013

    • Beth

      Thanks for participating, and for letting us know about your event. Hope you will join us again soon!

      June 20, 2013

  • Beth

    1 · June 20, 2013

  • Hope N.

    I just came across this -- enjoy. :)

    "31 Unmistakable Signs That You're an Introvert":

    June 2, 2013

  • Erik

    I COMPLETELY forgot to cancel. Sorry. :(

    May 29, 2013

  • Tony D.

    This was the first time I attended a VSDC Book Club event and it was great fun. I really enjoyed the conversation at our table and getting to know so many new folks. Beth did an excellent job organizing the event and I appreciated her facilitation style.

    2 · May 29, 2013

  • AJ

    Sorry to miss it. Unfortunately I didn't get in top of my reading this month.

    May 29, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I hoped to feel better by now but don't so won't be able to make it. Very interesting book though.

    May 29, 2013

    • Carmen S

      Thanks Beth! Very interesting. See you on Wednesday.

      May 25, 2013

    • Hope N.

      Fantastic! I'll listen to this tonight.

      May 28, 2013

  • Andra

    Sorry that I can't attend, my daughter has been visiting and I haven't had a chance to read much of the book.

    May 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I could not get a copy of the book.

    May 20, 2013

  • Jon

    Will be out of that town that day, unfortunately.

    May 7, 2013

  • Nancy S

    A doctor I work with gave me the book to read the other week. So great timing. Looking forward!

    1 · April 25, 2013

  • Beth

    Location for this meeting is Rockville, unfortunately not right near metro.

    March 30, 2013

  • Tony D.

    I met Susan Cain when she spoke at Sixth & I. She's brilliant and her book is groundbreaking.

    2 · March 29, 2013

  • Steven

    Amazing book-looking forward to the discussion.

    1 · March 29, 2013

  • Cat

    Great book! Hopefully the location works for me....

    February 25, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Amy idea of the location? I'll have to cancel if not metro-accessible or if I don't find a ride. Peace...

    February 11, 2013

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