Founded in 2001,
our club meets monthly.
We pick titles
by theme and try to bring food and drink to match the book's content. Some of our favorite combinations were graveyard cake and blood punch for
's "Something Wicked This Way Comes" and Pillsbury pastries with hamburger and Dr. Pepper for "The Prize Winner of Defiance,
: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less" by Terry Ryan.
Because we are
all busy professionals, we have an informal limit of about 400 pages per book.
We would like
to meet Alexandra Fuller and
, because they've led interesting lives and overcome disadvantages.
"Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood" by Alexandra Fuller, "My Life in France" by
with Alex Prud'homme, "Victoria's Daughters" by Jerrold M. Packard and "In a Sunburned Country" by
"I, Roger Williams" by Mary Lee Settle actually contained very little information on Roger Williams or the settling of
. It has set the "low bar" standard for subsequent book discussions!
"Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet" by Jamie Ford and "The Pleasure of My Company" by