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Manayunk Book Club April Meetup

We're reading the 1st of 2 classics this month (The poll was tied, so stay tuned for another poll in May. Suggestions please!). So, who's ready for a little mystery? We're back at MBC favorite Kildare's to talk about In Cold Blood by Truman Capote.

"On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues.

As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, he generates both mesmerizing suspense and astonishing empathy. In Cold Blood is a work that transcends its moment, yielding poignant insights into the nature of American violence."

Looking forward to seeing everyone! If you're on the wait list. Jeff is hosting another meetup on May 1st. Details here:

And we have a bowling night planned in May Don't worry, we won't mock you for guitar balls:-)

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  • Steve

    fun - good conversation & discussion

    May 1, 2013

  • Renee

    Bleurrgh, not feeling well this evening. Will join the group tomorrow night!

    April 30, 2013

  • Mike

    Running late.... Hope to be there by 7:45.

    April 30, 2013

  • jay

    Running a bit late as driving in from the city

    April 30, 2013

  • Babs B.

    I won't be finished the book in time. Have a great night!

    April 24, 2013

  • Jeff

    I set up another In Cold Blood meeting the night after. Feel free to RSVP for that one!

    April 16, 2013

  • Lin K.

    If you all meet a day other than Tuesday, I might join the wait list.

    April 2, 2013

    • Danielle

      Our normal meeting day is Tuesday. If we get enough people interested, we can schedule a second meeting, perhaps on another night

      April 2, 2013

    • Lin K.

      I understand, I just have class every Tuesday from 6-9 so it precludes my attendance for every meeting. :(

      April 2, 2013

  • Jamie

    Switched myself to the waitlist since it just occured to me that the 30th is my anniversary... oops! Hope we can do a second meeting.

    April 2, 2013

  • Jeff

    If the wait list blows up, we can do a second meeting

    March 27, 2013

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