Each month, we will read and discuss a great classic novel. Some of these books we may have read as children or teens, others may be new to us, but all have had a significant impact on readers around the globe and are worth a read, or even a second read. We will meet at a coffee/tea shop or a wine bar each month to discuss the book and share our thoughts.

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  • April 13 · 4:00 PM

    Diaboliad and Other Stories by Mikhail Bulgakov

    4 Literature Enthusiasts | 3.50 3.502

    These stories caused an uproar in Soviet Russia in 1925. Full of invention, they display Bulgakov's breathtaking stylistic range, moving at dizzying speed from grotesque... Learn more
  • March 16 · 4:00 PM

    For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway

    4 Literature Enthusiasts

    In 1937 Ernest Hemingway traveled to Spain to cover the civil war as a journalist. This novel emerged from that experience. It is the story of Robert Jordan, a young... Learn more
  • February 12 · 7:00 PM

    The Iliad

    5 Literature Enthusiasts | 4.00 4.001

    Dating to the ninth century BC, Homer’s timeless poem still vividly conveys the horror and heroism of men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst... Learn more
  • November 19, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather

    16 Literature Enthusiasts | 5.00 5.002

    About the Book: There is something epic about this sparsely beautiful novel, although the story it tells is that of a single human life, lived simply in the silence of... Learn more
  • October 27, 2013 · 2:00 PM

    Not Without Laughter by Langston Hughes

    12 Literature Enthusiasts | 4.50 4.503

    About the Book: Hughes, one of the best-known American poets, wrote only one novel, but it is an incredibly powerful and moving work. This coming-of-age tale explores... Learn more
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