Alnwick

PREVIOUS BOOK GROUP 3 READINGS

PROGRAMME 2020:

February 17th - Inaugural meeting to set up new book club.
March 16th - First Book distributed for reading – The Siege by Helen Dunmore.
Book being read during first period of Covid-19 lockdown.
April 20th - No meeting as Covid-19 Lockdown.

FURTHER MEETINGS POSPONED - subject to variations in Lockdown Criteria
FURTHER MEETINGS CONTINUING AFTER APPRIL 2020 BY ZOOM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE and at 4pm

April 2020 First book of the new book group was reviewed - The Siege by Helen Dunmore. Due to lockdown criteria, group wasn’t able to meet so individual group members forwarded email reviews to the coordinator who then combined them into one document for issue to all (24th April 2020)
May-June - Prelim Zoom meeting of May cancelled due to John’s broken wrist! Access to books via the library service difficult or impossible accept by digital means; the way forward, including the use of zoom, under review.
July - Group reading The Bee Keeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri for review during August. Multiple copies of the book have been accessed via the Library’s Borrowbox service.

Monday 10th August Review of The Bee Keeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri. Digital book. ZOOM
Monday 21st September Review of The Unexpected Return of Josephine Fox by Claire Gradidge. Digital book. ZOOM
Monday 19th October at 4pm. Review of Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Adichie. Books via Library Service. ZOOM
Monday 16th November at 4pm. Review of Bones in the Nest by Helen Cadbury. Books via Library Service. ZOOM
Monday 21st December at 4pm. Review of The Tenderness of Wolves by Stef Penney. Books via Library Service. ZOOM