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March Meeting - New Date Thurs. March 12th - Hi All, I have rescheduled the March Meeting date to Thursday, March 12th. it will still be at McGrath's at 7PM. I saw that 8 people had signed up for the meeting when it was scheduled for March 18. I hope everyone can still make it. http://www.m Mike A. Feb 24, 2015 3:52 PM
March Meeting - Need to Change Date (PLEASE READ) - Hi, I just found out that we can't have the March meeting on March 18th as originally planned. It's the day after St. Patrick's Day and it's been rented out for a private party. Since the book we're reading is only 240 pages, I was wondering if we Mike A. Feb 23, 2015 3:31 PM
April Book - Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith - Hi All, For April we will read a thriller called "Child 44" by Tom Rob Smith. The meeting will be held on Wed., April 15 at 7:00PM at McGrath's. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/events/220632854/ A movie version is coming out on April 17th Mike A. Feb 20, 2015 3:25 PM
March Book Poll Winner - Hi All, TGIF!  The votes have been tallied and the winner is.... The Grass is Singing by Doris Lessing (winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2007). The meeting will be on Wed., March 18th at 7PM at McGrath's. http://www.meetup.com/bookc Mike A. Feb 6, 2015 1:06 PM
(no subject) - Preview not available Valerie Feb 4, 2015 7:24 PM
Removal from Book Club - If you want to be removed from a Meetup group, you have to get onto the website and remove yourself. Mike A. Feb 4, 2015 12:53 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] March Book Poll - I'm pretty sure you have all go through the link at bottom and remove yourself from the mailing list through meetup ;) Sent from my iPhone > On Feb 4, 2015, at 12:46 PM, Ami Probst wrote: > > Me as well! > > Sent from my Kim Feb 4, 2015 12:48 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] March Book Poll - Me as well! Sent from my iPhone > On Feb 4, 2015, at 12:23 PM, Nancy wrote: > > Hi Mike. Please remove me from the list also. Thanks. > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Feb 3, 2015, at 1:55 PM, Mike Anstead Ami P. Feb 4, 2015 12:45 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] March Book Poll - Hi Mike. Please remove me from the list also. Thanks. Sent from my iPhone > On Feb 3, 2015, at 1:55 PM, Mike Anstead wrote: > > Hi, > > For those of you who haven't voted yet for our March book, please do so in the next few user 8. Feb 4, 2015 12:21 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] March Book Poll - Please remove me from everyones' email. I do not have the time to belong. Thank you. Cornelius R. Feb 3, 2015 2:30 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] March Book Poll - Hi Mike would you please remove me from your mailing list I no longer live in the area thank you Sent from my iPhone > On Feb 3, 2015, at 1:55 PM, Mike Anstead wrote: > > Hi, > > For those of you who haven't voted yet for our Linda Glunt E. Feb 3, 2015 1:56 PM
March Book Poll - Hi, For those of you who haven't voted yet for our March book, please do so in the next few days. I'd like to close then poll by Friday and come up with a winner. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/polls/1194874/ - Mike Mike A. Feb 3, 2015 1:55 PM
March Book Choices - Links & Synopses - Here are the book descriptions for the March Book Poll. Click on the Amazon links to learn more about each one. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/polls/1194874/ 1.  The Grass is Singing - by Doris Lessing   (272 pages) http://www.amazon. Mike A. Jan 29, 2015 9:01 AM
March Book Poll Link - Sorry, I forgot to include the link to the poll in my last e-mail. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/polls/1194874/ Mike Mike A. Jan 29, 2015 8:59 AM
Poll for March Book - Hi, I put a poll on the website for our March book. There are 6 choices. Rate each book on a scale of 0-10 depending on how interested you are in the book. If you don't want to think about all 6 books, only rate the ones that sound interesting. Vot Mike A. Jan 29, 2015 8:56 AM
March Book - Any Suggestions? - Hi All, We need to come up with a book for March. It's Women's History Month, so we could read a book by a woman author but we don't have to. If anyone has any ideas let me know. We could do a vote. We haven't voted in a while. I have a list of Mike A. Jan 26, 2015 9:01 AM
March Book - Any Suggestions? - Hi All, We need to come up with a book for March. It's Women's History Month, so we could read a book by a woman author but we don't have to. If anyone has any ideas let me know. We could do a vote. We haven't voted in a while. I have a list of Mike A. Jan 26, 2015 9:00 AM
February Book - Another Country by James Baldwin - Good Morning Boys & Girls, For February, we will honor Black History Month by reading Another Country by James Baldwin. Published in 1962 it is considered one of the greatest novels of the 20th Century. The meeting will be on Wed., February 18 at 7PM Mike A. Dec 18, 2014 11:22 AM
January Book - Wild: from Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail - Hi All, For the January meeting we will discuss "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail" by Chery Strayed. It will be held on Wed., January 21st at 7PM at McGrath's. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/events/218872492/ The movie Mike A. Nov 25, 2014 9:46 AM
Dec. Meeting - Date Change (Tues., Dec. 16) - Hi, I have decided to move the date for the December book to Tuesday, Dec. 16. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/events/218798950/ There are several members of our club who are also members of another local book club called 20s and 30s Book Mike A. Nov 20, 2014 9:53 AM
December Book - Moth Smoke by Mohsin Hamid - Hi All, For our December book we will read "Moth Smoke" by Mohsin Hamid. The meeting will be held on Wed., December 17th at 7Pm at McGrath's. Be there or be Pi R Squared! (Pies are square? No, pies are round.) http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­- Mike A. Oct 17, 2014 2:14 PM
Gone Girl Move - Mon., October 20th - Hi, Let's go to see "Gone Girl" next Monday, October 20th at the Regal Stadium 14 in Harrisburg, just off I-81. I'm sure most of you have been there but if you need directions, please e-mail me. Let's meet at 6:45 to buy tickets, movie starts at 7:05 Mike A. Oct 16, 2014 1:22 PM
October Book Free Online version (Henderson the Rain King) - Hi, For those of you who want to read the October book, Henderson the Rain King, here is a free pdf version. Sorry I didn't find this sooner. I'll also post a link on the website. http://www.krizma-ebooks.com/b­ooks/Henderson%20the%20Rain%20­King% Mike A. Sep 23, 2014 9:38 AM
November Book - The Cave by Jose Saramago - Hi Everyone, For November we will discuss The Cave by Jose Saramago. Jose Saramago won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1998. His novels are known for their philosophical ideas and his unique writing style creates a very surrealistic atmosphere. Mike A. Sep 22, 2014 6:00 PM
October Book - Henderson the Rain King by Saul Bellow - Hi All, It was suggested at the last meeting that we read something light-hearted for October. I did some research and found a comic novel called "Henderson the Rain King". The author won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1976 and wrote many highly a Mike A. Aug 25, 2014 3:51 PM
September Book - Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn - Hi All, For September we will read Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn. The meeting will be on September 17 at 7:00PM at McGrath's. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/events/195663542/ A movie version is coming out in early October. I will schedule a Mike A. Jul 18, 2014 10:17 AM
August Book - 1984 by George Orwell - Hi All, For August we will discuss 1984 by George Orwell. The meeting will be on Wed., August 20th at 7PM at McGrath's. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/events/190984812/ Mike Mike A. Jun 24, 2014 1:08 PM
Truman Capote Links - Hi All, I posted three links to websites about Truman Capote on the Meetup website. http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/events/178549292/ Mike Mike A. Jun 13, 2014 4:09 PM
July Book - White Noise by Don DeLillo - Hi Everyone, For July we will be reading White N Mike A. May 30, 2014 6:34 PM
Breakfast at Tiffany's - Second pdf Version - Here's the other pdf version of Breakfast at Tiffany's. It didn't go through the first time. Mike A. May 29, 2014 11:37 AM
Breakfast at Tiffany's - Two Free pdf Versions - Hi All, I attached one free pdf version of Breakfat at Tiffany's. The link below is another one: http://www.pf.jcu.cz/stru/kate­dry/aj/doc/sukdolova/Truman_Ca­pote_-_Breakfast_At_Tiffanys.p­df Let me know if you have any questions. See You in Mike A. May 29, 2014 10:48 AM
RE: [bookclub-697] June Book - Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote - Oh, I always wanted to read that, and never did it for some reason. I know I have a copy somewhere. -----Original Message----- From: [address removed] [mailto:[address removed]] On Behalf Of Mike Anstead Sent: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Stacy P. Apr 22, 2014 10:37 AM
June Book - Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote - Hi All, For our June book, we will read the classic Btreakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote. The meeting will be held on Wed., June 18 at 7PM at McGrath's on the second floor. It's a short book which is good, since we only have 3 weeks from our May Mike A. Apr 22, 2014 10:10 AM
Meeting Venue - McGrath's Second Floor - Hi All, There still seems to be some confusion over the fact that the Harrisburg Book Club meets at McGrath's on the second floor. We decided at the last meeting that this was the best overall venue for the meetings and we did not wish to change it. Mike A. Apr 16, 2014 8:30 AM
Re: [bookclub-697] April Book - Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler - Sadly, I came down with bronchitis after our last meet up, and I can only attribute Elaine G. Mar 29, 2014 12:25 PM
April Book - Free Online Version - Hi All, Here is an online version of "Farewell, My Lovely" by Raymond Chandler. http://www.ae-lib.org.ua/texts­-c/chandler__farewell_my_lovel­y__en.htm I also added it to the website: http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/events/167550252/ M Mike A. Mar 21, 2014 9:22 AM
May Book - The Russian Debutante's Handbook (May 28) - Hi All, For out May book we will discuss "The Russian Debutante's Handbook" by Gary Shteyngart. Please note that the meeting will be on Wed., May 28th (the 4th Wednesday in May instead of the usual 3rd Wed.). http://www.meetup.com/bookclub­-697/even Mike A. Mar 21, 2014 9:16 AM
Re: [bookclub-697] April Book - Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler - Mike, I also stopped going to the book club because of the noise & smoke Bonnie Lee B. Mar 18, 2014 6:44 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] Re: Smoke at Book Club Meetings - I think a possibility could be the upstairs of ceoltas. They do smoke downstairs after hours but not while the food is being served. S Ami P. Mar 8, 2014 6:17 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] Re: Smoke at Book Club Meetings - I've not yet been to a book club meetup but hope to make one very soon. I won't be there for this one, but I too will vote. Brandi Mar 8, 2014 5:18 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] Re: Smoke at Book Club Meetings - p { margin: 0; } Hi Mike: I think your idea of discussing the pros and cons of relocating is a good one. I think maybe Dave T. Mar 8, 2014 3:47 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] Changing Bookclub Meeting Place - I would love to rejoin your meetings in a smoke-free environment on the first floo Bonnie Lee B. Feb 27, 2014 3:50 PM
Changing Bookclub Meeting Place - Mike:  Simply put it to a vote at the next meeting, the majority will rule, and no needless controversy.                    Nick the Chick diana lynn nick d. Feb 26, 2014 5:34 PM
Re: Smoke at Book Club Meetings - If the smoke is so bad at McGrath's, I'll be happy to open this up for discussion at the next meeting. I didn't want to just change the meeting place without first consting with the group. Understand that we can't get meals or alcohol at Midtown Scholar Mike A. Feb 26, 2014 1:43 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] April Book - Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler - That is why I stopped going! I would definitely be interested again if it were at a different location. Sent from my iPhone Ami P. Feb 26, 2014 10:41 AM
Re: [bookclub-697] April Book - Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler - p { margin: 0; } Mike: I was looking forward to being a member of the Harrisburg Book Club. Unfortunately, the cigarette smok Dave T. Feb 26, 2014 9:27 AM
April Book - Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler - Hi All, At the last meeting it was suggested that we read a mys Mike A. Feb 22, 2014 11:56 AM
May Meeting - Need to Change 5-21 Date - Hi All, I just realized that I will not be able to make the May meeting on Wed., May 21 (the third Wednesday in May). I was thinking of making it a week later on Wed., May 28. If this doesn’t work for anyone who thinks they will attend the May meet Mike A. Feb 20, 2014 9:11 AM
March Book - The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath - Hi Readers, Mike A. Jan 24, 2014 2:19 PM
February Book - Their Eyes Were Watching God - Hi All, Mike A. Jan 16, 2014 12:16 PM
Movie - The Book Thief - Hi Everyone, Mike A. Dec 5, 2013 10:26 AM
January Book - Outliers: The Story of Success - Mike A. Nov 6, 2013 10:37 AM
December Book - A Brief History of the Dead - Hi All, I just closed the poll for the Dece Mike A. Nov 1, 2013 10:27 AM
December Poll - Links and Synopses - &nbs Mike A. Oct 28, 2013 1:25 PM
December Book Poll Reminder - Hi, Mike A. Oct 28, 2013 1:25 PM
December Book Poll - p { margin: 0; } gone girl is number two for me, jeanne jeanne p. Oct 23, 2013 2:55 PM
December Book Poll - p { margin: 0; } Brief history of the dead is my pick, jeanne jeanne p. Oct 23, 2013 2:45 PM
December Poll - Links and Synopses - Mike A. Oct 21, 2013 3:50 PM
December Book Poll - Hi All, I just added a poll to the website Mike A. Oct 21, 2013 3:50 PM
Carlisle Book Fair - Hi All, One of our members, Deb Rinker, ask Mike A. Oct 18, 2013 10:03 AM
November Book - The Maytrees by Annie Dillard - Hi All, For November we will be reading Mike A. Sep 23, 2013 1:20 PM
October Books - Free Online versions - I up dated the website with links to free online Mike A. Aug 28, 2013 3:39 PM
October Books - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde & The Turn of the Screw - Hi, Mike A. Aug 28, 2013 1:10 PM
Author Jackson Taylor at Carlisle Book Fair - Hi Everyone, &nb Mike A. Aug 23, 2013 3:15 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] Harvey Taylor - Mike,   I have every intention of attending the book club. My user 1. Aug 14, 2013 10:23 AM
Harvey Taylor - Hi All, In the Mike A. Aug 14, 2013 9:01 AM
September Book - Sarah's Key - Mike A. Jul 8, 2013 11:20 AM
Fw: September Poll - Book Links and Synopses - Mike A. Jul 2, 2013 9:54 AM
Reminder - September Book Poll - Hi All, If you haven't voted for the September book yet, please do so soon. O Mike A. Jul 2, 2013 9:53 AM
September Poll - Book Links and Synopses - Mike A. Jun 24, 2013 4:35 PM
September Book Poll - Hi All, Mike A. Jun 24, 2013 4:32 PM
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August Book - The Blue Orchard by Jackson Taylor - Hello, For our August book we will discuss Mike A. May 16, 2013 2:43 PM
Test - Mike A. May 10, 2013 5:22 PM
July Book - Season of the Jew by Maurice Shadbolt - Mike A. Apr 19, 2013 10:33 AM
June Book - The Eighty-Dollar Champion by Elizabeth Letts - Mike A. Apr 19, 2013 10:33 AM
May Book - On the Beach by Nevil Shute - Hi All, Mike A. Mar 22, 2013 9:14 AM
WIlla Cather Audio Recording - Mike A. Mar 19, 2013 11:02 AM
Re: [bookclub-697] April Book - What is the What by Dave Eggers - Hi Mike, I'm new to the club and had a question. Do you always meet at McGraths? Thank you Sent fro Michelle S. Feb 22, 2013 3:46 PM
April Book - What is the What by Dave Eggers - Hello, For our Ap Mike A. Feb 22, 2013 3:37 PM
Sweetsmoke - Updated Website - Hi Ev eryone, Lo Mike A. Feb 19, 2013 4:09 PM
ATTN: Members Who Have Never Attended a Meeting (PLEASE READ!) - Hi All, For those of you who have never bee Mike A. Jan 17, 2013 1:54 PM
March Books - My Antonia and The Awakening - Hi, March is Women's History Month. F Mike A. Jan 17, 2013 9:58 AM
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February Book - Sweetsmoke by David Fuller - Hello, Mike A. Dec 21, 2012 9:29 AM
Meetup Membership - Here's an intere Mike A. Dec 20, 2012 1:26 PM
Time Travel Show about Lincoln - Hi Eveyone, Since tonight's book is about t Mike A. Dec 19, 2012 11:13 AM
PLEASE READ - Dec. Meeting Re-Scheduled to Dec. 19 - The December meeting has now been rescheduled for Wed., December 19. I had scheduled it for Dec. 12 because I t Mike A. Nov 27, 2012 8:01 AM
January Book - Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene - For the Mike A. Nov 19, 2012 9:43 AM
December Book - Time and Again by Jack Finney - Hi All, For December we will be reading "Time and Again" by Jack Finney. The meeting will be on Wed., Mike A. Oct 21, 2012 11:17 AM
Website Update - Links about Cults - Since "Messiah" is about a worldwide cult, I added some links to our websit Mike A. Oct 16, 2012 3:11 PM
Review of Messiah - Hi All, Someone e-mailed me an excellent re Mike A. Oct 16, 2012 10:04 AM
Messiah - Updated Website - Hi, I updated the website with some links t Mike A. Oct 15, 2012 1:42 PM
Re: [bookclub-697] November Book - Red Cavalry and Other Stories by Isaac Babel - Hi Mike, my name is Barbara. moving back to camp hill for the winter, from sweden. Looking forward to joining you on the 14th. On Fri, Sep 21, 2012 at 7:33 PM, Mike Anstead < barbara Sep 21, 2012 2:08 PM
November Book - Red Cavalry and Other Stories by Isaac Babel - Hi All, For the November meeting we will be Mike A. Sep 21, 2012 1:33 PM
October Book - Messiah by Gore Vidal - Hi Everyone, Last night at the meeting, the Mike A. Aug 16, 2012 1:53 PM
September Book - Never Have Your Dog Stuffed by Alan Alda - Hi All, For the meeting on September 19, we will read Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Thi Mike A. Jul 22, 2012 11:52 AM
August Book - The Dharma Bums - The poll results are in. Our book for August is "The Dharma Bums" by Mike A. Jul 3, 2012 2:45 PM
Fw: August Book Poll - "Americana" synopsis - Mike A. Jun 26, 2012 2:28 PM

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