Our Tuesday Evening Book Group meets the second Tuesday of each month and alternates between reading fiction and nonfiction books.We hope you will join us for our upcoming meetings, when we will be reading and discussing the following books.
July 10, 6:00 p.m. – They Call Heroes Mister: The Jesse White Story by Rick Davis (2006)
This is a book about sacrifice, discipline and sports. It also is a story that includes political intrigue and heartbreak. Most of all, it is a story of redemption and how some people, despite the odds, can succeed in a hard and cold world. His story is an inspiration to young and old alike.
August 14, 6:00 p.m. – Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman (2017)
No one’s ever told Eleanor that life should be better than fine. A socially awkward, routine-oriented loner teams up with a bumbling IT guy from her office to assist an elderly accident victim, forging a friendship that saves all three from lives of isolation and secret unhappiness.
September 11, 6:00 p.m. – Personal History by Katharine Graham (1997)
The author describes her privileged but lonely childhood, her tragic marriage to the charismatic Phil Graham, her struggles as the head of the Washington Post, and the colorful politicians and celebrities she has known.