Marshall Afternoon Book Club
If you like a variety of genres, you will enjoy the eclectic assortment of titles chosen by this book club, including classics, fiction, non-fiction and best sellers.
Once a month, fellow readers meet to discuss a chosen book and related topics. Lively discussions are guaranteed. Refreshments are provided by Friends of the Library. Books are chosen through popular vote by the members of the group and are read from January through November. A summer picnic and a holiday party are always part of the reading year.
Where: Due to COVID-19, meetings are currently being held virtually. For details about how to join these virtual meetings, please contact Deborah Cosby (firstname.lastname@example.org or call 540.422.8527.
When: 1 p.m., 2nd Wednesday of the month
More info: 540.422.8527 or e-mail Deborah Cosby, John Marshall Branch Manager
2022 Dates and Selections
- January 13: Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times by Katherine May
- February 9: Beloved by Toni Morrison
- March 9: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson
- April 13: Robert E. Lee and Me by Ty Seidule
- May 11: The Paris Hours by Alex George
- June 8: Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law by Mary Roach
- July 13: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
- August 10: The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict
- September 14: Independent People by Halldar Laxness
- October 12: Bewilderment by Richard Powers
- November 9: Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
- December 14: Holiday meeting