Want to Read Some Good Books....???
Let's discuss Dostoevsky's "Demons" for our second long summer read
Demons," first published in[masked], and Dostoevsky's last major novel before "The Brothers Karamazov," is the work we have commonly known in English as "The Possessed."... Learn more
A Long Summer Read: The Man Without Qualities by Robert Musil
Following our tradition, we select two long books for a summer read. Read one or both and come to our September meeting for a discussion. The first book is by Robert... Learn more
Let's Discuss Booker Prize winner "The Sea" by John Banville
Nostalgic and elegiac. Beautiful prose, much praised by critics. Under 200pp.
Let's discuss Gertrude by Hermann Hesse
Originally published in 1910, this is a short fictional memoir of a famous composer, a tale of unrequited love; a testimony of the destructive egotism of man; a story... Learn more
Let's discuss "The Door," a novel by Magda Szabo
From a 2015 review by Claire Messud: "Magda Szabo, who died in 2007, was one of Hungary’s most important 20th-century writers. Very little of her work has been... Learn more
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