Ladies’ Book Club

2018 Piquant Page-Turner Picks

January 8th- Happy New Year!

February 12th- Hillbilly Elegy, J.D. Vance

March 12th- Awkward: The Science of Why We’re Socially Awkward and Why That’s Awesome, Ty Tashiro

April 16th- The Four Loves, C.S. Lewis

May 14th- Daring to Hope, Katie Davis Majors

June 11th- Little Women (Unabridged), Louisa May Alcott

July 9th- News of the World, Paulette Jiles

August 13th- Born A Crime, Trevor Noah

September- Back to School! (Time to start QUO VADIS.)

October 8th- Quo Vadis, Henryk Sienkiewicz

November 12th- TBD: (Strong Poison, The Broken Way, All the Light We Cannot See)

December 10th- Reading People: How Seeing the World through the Lens of Personality Changes Everything, Anne Bogel

The Piquant Page-Turners meet at 6:30 the second Monday of the month.

Contact Abigail at jabwall@gmail.com or 262.758.7078 for more information. Invite a friend.

Soli Deo Gloria!

“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.”

Lemony Snicket, Horseradish: Bitter Truths You Can’t Avoid

“There is no Frigate like a Book

To take us Lands away

Nor any Coursers like a Page

Of prancing Poetry –

This Traverse may the poorest take

Without oppress of Toll –

How frugal is the Chariot

That bears a Human soul.”

-Emily Dickinson, Selected Poems

 

2017 Piquant Page-Turner Picks

January – HAPPY NEW YEAR!

February 13th- An Elegant Solution, Paul Robertson

March 13th- Called for Life, Kent and Amber Brantly

April 10th- Call the Midwife, Jennifer Worth

May 8th- The Moves Make The Man, Bruce Brooks

June 12th-Sherlock Holmes and the Needle’s Eye, Len Bailey

July 10th- Vinegar Girl, Anne Tyler

August 14th-The Boys in the Boat, Daniel James Brown

September- Back to School! (A great time to start The Three Musketeers)

October 9th-The Three Musketeers, Alexandre Dumas (Lowell Bair translation)

November 13th-The Awakening of HK Derryberry: My Unlikely Friendship with the Boy Who Remembers Everything, Jim Bradford.

December 11th- Snow Angels, Cathe Swanson

Soli Deo Gloria!

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”

Augustine of Hippo

“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.”

Lemony Snicket, Horseradish: Bitter Truths You Can’t Avoid

2016 Piquant Page-Turner Picks

January 11- HAPPY NEW YEAR!

February 8th- Caleb’s Crossing: A Novel, Geraldine Brooks

March 14th- Madman, Tracy Groot

April 11th- The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, Marie Condo

May 11th- Our Town, a play in three acts by Thornton Wilder

June 13th- The Ground Beneath Us, Rachel Allord (Author interview)

July 11th- Madison’s Gift: 5 Partnerships That Built America, David O. Steward

August 8th-  The End of the Affair, Graham Greene

September 12th- HAPPY BACK TO SCHOOL!

October 10th- Ivanhoe, Sir Walter Scott

November 14th-Seven Women and the Secret of their Greatness, Eric Metaxas

December 12th- Endless Christmas, Cynthia Ruchti

We meet at 6:30 on the second Monday of the month. Invite a friend!   

Contact Abigail at jabwall@gmail.com if you’re in our neck of the SE WI woods or for more information.  

Soli Deo Gloria!

No man can be called friendless who has God and the companionship of good books.  

~Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.”
Abraham Lincoln

“Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind.”
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Don Quixote