With Charlie Marz and Abby Pinard

 We’ve compiled a selection of diverse and fascinating novels for your post-semester enjoyment. Read the book, bring lunch, and join us for a lively discussion!

Tuesday, June 7 at 10:30 in the Blue Room


Homecoming by Bernhard Schlink (author of The Reader):   A thought-provoking novel about a German scholar’s search for the truth about his father’s role in World War II.


Wednesday, July 6 at 12:30 in the Blue Room

Crossing to SafetyCrossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner: A deeply affecting portrayal of enduring marriage and the lifelong friendship of two very different couples.



Tuesday, August 9 at 12:30 in the Blue Room

The Round HouseThe Round House by Louise Erdrich: The National Book Award winner about the struggle of a teen-age boy to come to terms with violence and injustice on a North Dakota Ojibwe reservation.


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One thought on “BOLLI’s New BOOK CLUB”

  1. Margie — The circumstances described in your short story about slipping into Alzheimer’s are unnervingly believable: the forgetfulness, the sense of dislocation, the shifts in one’s marriage, etc The story dovetails with my blog about Alzheimer’s (did you see it?) Some may wonder if our efforts were coordinated; they weren’t, of course. But both pieces appearing at the same time only underscores the magnitude and pervasiveness of the disease.

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