Coffee Cake Book Club
The Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m.
If you can't come, email your comments to Valerie and we'll share them with the group.
Our next books:
*Until further notice, book club meetings will take place via Zoom! Email Valerie at email@example.com for an invitation, or if you have questions.
June 17 – Normal People by Sally Rooney
July 15 - Happiness by Aminatta Forna
August 19 - Delta Wedding by Eudora Welty
September 16 - Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
NOW A HULU ORIGINAL SERIES • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A stunning novel about the transformative power of relationships” (People) from the author of Conversations with Friends, “a master of the literary page-turner” (J. Courtney Sullivan).
"Throughout Happiness, Forna stops in our tracks . . . Reminiscent at times of Michael Ondaatje's novel Anil's Ghost . . . Happiness is a meditation on grand themes: Love and death, man and nature, cruelty and mercy. But Forna folds this weighty matter into her buoyant creation with a sublimely delicate touch."--Washington Post
With a new introduction from Anne Tyler.
From one our most treasured American writers, Delta Wedding is a vivid and charming portrait of a large southern family, the Fairchilds, who live on a plantation in the Mississippi delta.$17.00ISBN: 9781250784018Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Picador - August 4th, 2020
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award, Gilead is the long-hoped-for second novel by Marilynne Robinson, one of our finest writers--a hymn of praise and lamentation to the God-haunted existence that Reverend Ames loves passionately, and from which he will soon part.