Cumberland Book Club - meets on 4th Sundays at 3:30 pm in the Conference Room
CUMBERLAND BOOK CLUB
TODAY 3:30 p.m. (Fourth Sunday)
Cumberland Book Club Selections
May – August 2016
May 22 The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson [In East Essex, it is 1914 and the end of England’s brief Edwardian summer is nearing.]
June 26 Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe. [European missionaries arrive in an Ibo village in Nigeria.]
July 24 Astoria by Peter Stark [Subtitle: “Astor and Jefferson’s Lost Pacific Empire: A Tale of Ambition and Survival on the Early American Frontier]
August 28 Shadow Trails by Mary Hopkin and Mark Hopkin [Parallel stories of two young women living in the same part of Texas, separated in time by 13,000 years]
Cumberland Book Club meets on the fourth Sunday of each month at 3:30 pm in the conference room.
Anyone who wants to read a chosen book (or just listen to the discussion) may attend any of the meetings.