We meet at the Blue Cypress Books at 6:00 p.m. to discuss the novel.
NEW MEMBERS and Out-of- Town VISITORS ALWAYS WELCOME.
Contact Isabel at 504 975 5064 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
No attendance records are ever kept, so if LIFE gets in the way, it's ok. If a book doesn't interest you, you aren't obligated to attend the meeting.
We read books that are meet these conditions:
Foreign author, foreign setting
Foreign author making observations about US setting
US author going to a foreign place
A couple of non-fiction works are OK also.
January 16 - No Place For Heroes - Laura Restrepo
February 20 – On Rue Tatin: Living & Cooking in a French Town – Susan Loomis
March 20 – Hash – Torgny Lindgren
April 17 - Cinnamon Garden – Shyam Selvadurai
May 15 – Anil’s Ghost – Michael Ondaatje
June 19 – Waterland – Graham Swift
July 17 – The Singapore Grip – J. G. Farrell
August 21 – The Thread of Grace – Mary Doria Russell
September 18 – Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet – Jamie Ford
October 16 – Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness – Alexandra Fuller
November 20 – Age of Iron – J. M. Coetzee
January 15 – Tiger’s Wife –Te’a Obreht
February 19 – Cellist of Sarajevo – Steven Galloway
March 19 – The Spirit Catches You & You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures – Anne Fadiman
April 16 – Feast of the Goat – Mario Vargas Llosa
May 21 – Dream of the Celt – Mario Vargas Llosa