“ Very nice, good group!! ”
— Frani M. on Jul 19, 2014.
“ Many read the book and shared their views with the group. Ellen led the discussion. She gave us additional material about the book. Four of us went out to lunch after the meeting I enjoyed the group very much. ”
— Barbara R. on Jun 21, 2014.
“ As always a good discussion on a book we were divided on. Some loved it, some were undecided and some hated it. What we did agree on was this book was a mirror of several political issues in our time. ”
— Nancy on Apr 19, 2014.
“ Excellent,always enjoy the discussions ”
— Mary P. on Jan 18, 2014.
“ Terrific! ”
— Joan B. on Dec 21, 2013.
“ I found the members to be intelligent and their comments to be thought-provoking and worthwhile. Thanks to all. I also liked that the moderators kept the members on task . . . discussing the book of the month. Other topics were talked about after the main discussion was complete. ”
— Leslie A. on Dec 21, 2013.
“ Very enjoyable. ”
— Donna W. on Nov 17, 2013.
“ A very informed group whose passion for reading in very apparent. I found everyone to be respectful of each other and welcoming different thoughts and ideas. ”
— Bonnie M. on May 18, 2013.
“ Very good. Lively discussions. ”
— Mary O. on Jul 22, 2012.
“ Be curious, not judgmental ”
— daniel c. on Aug 10, 2011.
“ The Sarasota Book Club is an excellent opportunity to discuss literary works written by contemporary writers, even if the subject matter concerns other eras. ”
— Ellen N. on Jun 19, 2011.
“ We are a nice group of people who discuss deep issues. ”
— Lori W. on Jan 17, 2011.
“ Lovely group of interesting people. ”
— Peg N. on Dec 19, 2010.
“ Good discussion ”
— Rita on Sep 19, 2010.
“ I really enjoyed everyone's company, and look forward to future meetups! ”
— Terri on Jun 11, 2010.
“ The people are great, unique, vivacious individuals with a wide range of life experiences. The people in the group bring the book alive and the discussions always invigorating. This is a great way to meet new people and to find a "niche," especially when you are new to town. I felt welcome from the second I walked into the restaurant...like I had been part of the group for years. ”
— April S. on Sep 19, 2009.