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BookSmart Book Club 2021
Meets the 2nd Thursday of the month – 7 pm

JULY:    A Gentleman in Moscow – Amor Towles
      On June 21, 1922, Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov is sentenced to a life of house arrest in  
      Moscow’s Metropol Hotel.

 

 

AUGUST:  Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 ¼ Years Old – Hendrik Groen  
          Funny tale of friendship, love and an old man who is young at heart.  Laugh-out-loud funny.

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER:  Ready Player One – Ernest Cline
         In the year 2045, the only time Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the  
         OASIS, a vast virtual world where most of humanity spends their days.

 

 

OCTOBER:  Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead – Olga Tokarczuk  
         A neighbor turns up dead… other bodies are discovered in increasingly strange
        circumstances.  An exploration of the murky borderland between sanity and madness.

 

 

NOVEMBER:  In the Midst of Winter – Isabel Allende  
          Story of two neighbors in their 60’s who come together while helping an undocumented   
         immigrant from Guatemala. Interesting history. Interesting people.

 

 

DECEMBER: PARTY!
Savory and sweet food –bring a wrapped book and you will go home with a book!
           This is also the night we choose the books for next year!
 

JANUARY 2022:  Socrates Express – Eric Weiner  
        A rollicking intellectual journey, following in the footsteps of history’s greatest thinkers.