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 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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Recent Meetups

  • July 20 · 1:00 PM

    The Tale of Genji

    4 Fellow Readers | 5.00 5.001

    Written in the 11th century, this exquisite portrait of courtly life in medieval Japan is widely celebrated as the world’s first novel. Genji, the Shining Prince, is the... Learn more
  • June 8 · 4:00 PM

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

    6 Fellow Readers

    Commonly named among the greatest American novels, the work is among the first in major American literature to be written throughout in regional, vernacular English. The... Learn more
  • May 25 · 4:00 PM

    Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

    5 Fellow Readers | 5.00 5.002

    Victor Hugo takes readers deep into the Parisian underworld, immerses them in a battle between good and evil, and carries them onto the barricades during the uprising of... Learn more
  • April 13 · 4:00 PM

    Diaboliad and Other Stories by Mikhail Bulgakov

    4 Fellow Readers | 3.50 3.503

    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 Fellow Readers

    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
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    jiele jiele­ commented on Madame Bovary
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    jiele

    "Sorry. Daughter came home unexpectedl­y. Will not be able to make it. Hope next time."

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    Melissa Melissa­ commented on Madame Bovary
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    Melissa

    "Going forward today, please text [masked] If you are currently on the rsvp list but will not be able to make it, or if you are delayed on your way."

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    Marc Gerstein Marc Gerstein commented on Madame Bovary
    2 days ago
    Marc Gerstein

    "I'm not going to be able to make this one. Just closed on a new home and will have to be tied up furnishing and moving."

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    Holly Holly­ commented on Madame Bovary
    3 days ago
    Holly

    "Sorry I won't be able to make this one - just joined and won't have time to read the book. How about one of the Collum McCann books for the next read?"

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    Adriana Adriana­ joined
    3 days ago
    Adriana
    "Hi! I am 30 years old and I live in Westchester County. I love reading and I hope to meet new people and maybe make friends here."
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    Jodi Galaydick Jodi Galaydick joined
    3 days ago
    Jodi Galaydick
    "Moved back to NYC"
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    C.J. MacCabe C.J. MacCabe joined
    3 days ago
    C.J. MacCabe
    "I'm pretty much the artistic, intellectual type. English is my first language, French my second, and Music my third. I play piano, guitar, and drums. I also love to read and write. I'm currently studying Music and Philosophy at Columbia University."
  • New Member
    Holly Holly­ joined
    3 days ago
    Holly
    "Have been wanting to join a book club for some time now but never had the time,,,now I do!"
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    Sid Sid­ joined
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    Sid
    "Hello there. The name's Sid, and I'm an English teacher in NY..."
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    Thephanie Thephanie­ joined
    3 days ago
    Thephanie
    "I am a 22 year old nanny and I love to read! I love nothing more than the feel of a good book in my hand and the smell of it's pages. :)"
 
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