Book Discussion

New members are welcome.  Discussion begins at 7:00 pm.

Email  Jane at janesurma@gmail.com if you would like further information

         Email the hostess to inform her you’ll be attending

 

AAUW PALOS-ORLAND BRANCH BOOK DISCUSSIONS YEAR 2019-2020

ALL DISCUSSIONS WILL BEGIN AT 7:00 P.M.

 

 

DATE

BOOK TITLE

AUTHOR

HOSTESS

LEADER

2019

September 19

MASIE DOBBS

Jacqueline Winspear

Jane Surma

Joanne Hamilton-Guenkel

October 24

TATOOIST OF AUSHWITZ

Heather Morris

Kay Heafey @ Palos Heights Library

Jane Surma

November 21

WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING

Delia Owen

Lenette Staudinger

Janet Musil

December 19

ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN

Barb Deane

Anita Baltimore

Lois Dion

2019 January

No book discussion

Bundle up with a good book.

February 20

RADIUM GIRLS

Kate Moore

Kathy Horosinski

Anita Baltimore

March 12

HOUSE OF BROKEN ANGELS

Luis Alberto Urrea

Joan Moylan & Jeri Banks@ Palos Heights Library

Kay Heafey

 

April 16 THE ONLY WOMAN IN THE ROOM Marie Benedict (aka Heather Terrell) Janet Musil Mary Schoenheider
May 14 AN AMERICAN MARRIAGE Tayari Jones Carol Henry Gayle Greenwald
June 18         BOOK SELECTION Nancy Mitchell
July 16 I ALWAYS LOVED YOU Vicki Constantine Croke Jeri Banks Lois Dion
August  20 THE TESTAMENTS MARGARET ATWOOD Joann Hamilton-Guenkel Kathy Horosinski

   

Next Year’s selections:

     

                                                                                BOOKS  2020- 2021 

Date                      Book and (author)                                                            Hostess                      Leader  

Sept 24    The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek (Richardson)  Janice Graziadei.      Jane Surma                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

Oct 22       The Silent Patient   (Alex Michaelides)                    Janet Musil                  Anita Baltimore   

Nov 19      The Housekeeper and Professor    (Yoko Ogawa)     Anita Baltimore            Janet Musil            

Dec 17       Olive Again             Elizabeth Stout                       Kathy Horosinski                  Kay Heafey

JANUARY  2021        NO MEETING– Cuddle up with a good book

Feb 18        The Splendid and the Vile   (Erik Larson)          Lenette Staudinger            Terry Horvath

Mar 18        Born a Crime (Trevor Noah                               Carol Henry                       Gay Greenwald

April 15       Notes for an Exhibition  (Patrick Gale)            Jane Surma                    Kathy Horozinski

May 20        A Woman of No Importance (Sonia Purnell)    Laura DeMent               Sharon Fritz                        

June 17            BOOK SELECTION    (aka “Battle of the Books”)                                    Nancy Mitchell

July  15         Talking to Strangers(  Malcolm Gladwell)        Lois Dion                             Carol Henry

Aug  19         The Dutch House ( Ann Patchett )              Sharon Fritz                          Nancy Mitchell

Depending on COVID 19 the hostess will decide if it will be a zoom meeting. 

ZOOM meetings start at 6:30 p.m.

ALL in Person MEETINGS START  AT 7:00 p.m.

PLEASE NOTIFY THE HOSTESS 3 DAYS PRIOR TO THE DISCUSSION WHETHER YOU WILL BE ATTENDING.