Discussion of "The Art of Fielding"

  • April 16, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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Come join us in April to discuss Chad Harbach's bestseller The Art of Fielding.

After an ordinary throw turns disastrous for baseball star Henry, five peoples' fates hang in the balance. They fight against crippling self-doubt, the challenge of starting over from scratch, ill-advised love affairs, and questions of how one should spend one's life.

Harbach's novel is a character-driven foray into the lives of those wondering who and what to care about and was an Amazon best book of the month for September 2011. Read more about it here.

Hope you can join us!

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  • Jude Q.

    Very enjoyable! I look forward to the next one.

    1 · April 17, 2013

  • Linda W.

    I'm not able to attend after all. I was really looking forward to the discussion. I'll be there next month.

    1 · April 15, 2013

  • Carolyn

    Sarah, does that mean you didn't like it? I think this meeting might
    be as interesting as it was for Broken Harbor! See you Tuesday.

    April 12, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I loved his writing, but the more the story went on, the more I skimmed and couldn't wait to finish the darn thing. I will add the disclaimer that I know nothing about baseball, which may have worked against me! :)

      April 12, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I was so excited to return this book to the library! This may be a first for me. :P

    April 11, 2013

  • Jan

    Would love to be there but will be at another Meet-up Book Club at Panera the same evening!

    March 25, 2013

  • Kellie

    I have tickets to the Flyers game this night, though I'd probably be better off at book club with the way they've been playing this season.

    1 · March 25, 2013

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