Book Club – 28 July 2022 – The Book of Longings

Book Club – 28 July 2022 – The Book of Longings

Raised in a wealthy family in Sepphoris with ties to the ruler of Galilee, Ana is rebellious and ambitious, a relentless seeker with a brilliant, curious mind and a daring spirit. She yearns for a pursuit worthy of her life, but finds no outlet for her considerable talents. Defying the expectations placed on women, she…

Book Club – May 2022 – The Personal Librarian

In her twenties, Belle da Costa Greene is hired by J. P. Morgan to curate a collection of rare manuscripts, books, and artwork for his newly built Pierpont Morgan Library. Belle becomes a fixture on the New York society scene and one of the most powerful people in the art and book world, known for her impeccable taste and shrewd negotiating for critical works as she helps build a world-class collection.

Book Club – March 2022 – The Invisible Life of Addie Larue

“The Invisible Life of Addie Larue”by V.E. Schwab A Life No One Will Remember. A Story You Will Never Forget. France, 1714: in a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets. Thus begins the extraordinary life of Addie LaRue,…

Book Club – January 2022 – Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill

The Book Club will be meeting on Thursday, January 13th 2022 at 7pm in the Chapel. The book being discussed is “Clementine: The Life Of Mrs. Winston Churchill” by Sonia Purnell. “By Winston Churchill’s own admission, victory in the Second World War would have been “impossible without her.” Until now, however, the only existing biography…