Book Club


Activity

We discuss books which have been provided for free by the Library Service.

Where and when

We meet in the morning of the third Friday of the month in the Bowden Room.

Contact details

Cherry Taylor 01858 466308 and Anne Cook 01858 555384


News

Book Club

‘Wuthering Heights’ by Emily Bronte. Some of us had already read this classic novel in the distant past and we were all surprised at the forceful portrayal of the characters in this work.  Many of us remember watching film productions of Wuthering Heights, but they tended to portray the Heathcliff – Cathy relationship as a passionate […]

Book Club

‘Restoration’ by Rose Tremain. Robert Merivel is persuaded to become husband – in name only – to one of King Charles’ mistresses.  He falls from grace when he falls in love with his wife and forfeits both home and status.  He finds work in a Quaker Bedlam and the trials and setbacks he meets with […]

Book Club

‘Eve Green’ by Susan Fletcher After the death of her mother, seven year old Eve goes to live with her grandparents on their farm in Wales.  There she meets various local characters who impact upon her life and she upon theirs.  The big lie she tells when a child and the repercussions which arise from […]

Book Club

We obtain our books from the Library and very much appreciate the service they provide.  The range of books is eclectic while the quality is variable.  Occasionally we each buy a book recommended by one of our members.  The books, whatever their merit, always give rise to lively (never/hardly ever heated) discussion.  Here are two […]