The first meeting of the semester will be on the 18th at 12:30 pm Room 101 C
Reading list for Books 101 Room 101 C 12:30 pm 2017-2018
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin 260 pages Published April 1st 2014
11th September Monday 2017
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams 193 pages (first published 1979)
9th October, Monday 2017
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare 220 pages (first published 1601) 13th November, Monday 2017
Untouchable by Mulk Raj Anand 160 pages (first published 1935)
4th December Monday, 2017
Cover Her Face by P.D. James 250 pages (first published 1962)
12th February Monday 2018
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Sparks 150 pages (first published 1961)
12th March Monday 2018
The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett 213 pages (first published 1930) 9th April, Monday 2018
Transformations by Anne Sexton 128 pages (first published 1971)
1st May Tuesday, 2018
Books 101 Calhoun Community College
Reading List for 2016–2017
101 C 12:30 PM Second Monday of the month except for October, December, and May
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini 12th Septemeber, 2016
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen 11th October, 2016 (Tuesday)
The Collector by John Fowles 14th November, 2016
The Truro Bear and Other Adventures: Poems and Essays
by Mary Oliver 5th December, 2016
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson 13th February, 2017
Big Fish by Daniel Wallace 13th March 2017
Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng 10th April, 2017
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood Part 1 by Marjane Satrapi 1st May 2017
Glad to announce that we have chosen the reading list for next year as well. There you are.
8th February 2016 Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Hurston
14th March 2016 Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
11th April 2016 The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
2nd May 2016 Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury
First, thanks to all the students who turned up to the last meeting of the semester.
We were able to select books for the fall and I hope everyone is pleased to read them perhaps in advance.
Books 101 Calhoun Community College
Reading List for FA 2015
101 E 12:30 PM Second Monday of the month
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion 14th Sept.
Kindred by Octavia Butler 12th October
Ten Little Indians by Sherman Alexie 9th November
Starship Troopers by Robert Heinlein 7th December (Date is Tentative)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower was fun to read, wasn’t it? Its surface simplicity belies the serious nature of the content. Thanks for your participation!
In May, we meet on the 4th to talk about G.K. Chesterton’s The Club of Queer Trades. This book is available for free via http://www.guttenberg.org and can be downloaded to the Kindle or the Kindle app.
Hope to see you all on the 4th at 12:30 pm when we shall also finalize the list of books for the next academic year. 🙂
See you all then!
Thanks for the participation in yesterday’s stimulating book club meeting. Philomena stirred emotions and thoughts and awakened the conscience of readers.
The next book on our reading list for this semester is The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Hope to see more of us on the 13th of April in room 101 E.
Meanwhile, we have a president for the club: Mr. Mohamed Ghazal and a vice president: Miss Brooklyn Dodds. If there are questions about the book club, please get in touch with one of us. Mr. Ghazal and Miss. Dodds can be reached through campus email (first class).
Dr. Parvathy Bhooshanan,
Faculty sponsor for the book club
Tel:256 890 4730