Classics Book Club meets the second Wednesday of every other month at 6pm.
Want to make time to read all those great classics that you never seem to have time to get to? This is the book club for you! Get caught up on your "Best Books" list and join our lively discussion every other month. Change your life by reading six classics a year!
Currently, we are meeting in a hybrid format, both in-person at Roundabout Books and through the Zoom link provided below. Please join us either way!
On February 8th we will discuss The Old Capital by Yasunari Kawabata.
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On April 12th we will discuss The Chosen by Chaim Potok.
On June 14th we will discuss A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare.
On August 9the we will discuss Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift.
On October 11th we will discuss The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte.
On December 13th we will discuss A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway.
On February 9th we will discuss Macbeth by William Shakespeare.
On April 13th we will discuss Vanity Fair by William Thackeray.
On June 8th we will discuss Palace Walk by Naguib Mahfouz.
On August 10th we will discuss Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy.
On October 12th we will discuss Inferno by Dante Alighieri.
On December 14th we will discuss Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes.
On February 10th we will discuss Beowulf: A New Translation by Maria Dahvana Headley.
On April 14th we will discuss House Made of Dawn by N Scott Momaday.
On June 9th we will discuss The Time of the Doves by Merce Rodoreda.
On July 28th we will discuss Dubliners by James Joyce.
On October 13th we will discuss The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde.
On December 8th we will discuss The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky.
On February 12th we will discuss The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
On April 8th we will discuss Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, and I Served the King of England by Bohumil Hrabal.
On June 10th we will discuss Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert. (Zoom)
On August 12th we will discuss 100 Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
On October 14th we will discuss The Time Regulation Institute by Ahmet Hamdi Tampinar
On December 8th we will discuss Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe.
On February 13th we will discuss A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith.
On April 10th we will discuss The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu.
On June 12th we will discuss The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck.
On August 14th we will discuss House of Mirth by Edith Wharton.
On October 9th we will discuss One of Ours by Willa Cather.
On December 11th we will discuss The House of Spirits by Isabel Allende.
On February 15th we will discuss Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis. (*Note - we moved this meeting to Thursday because of Valentine's Day*)
On April 11th we will discuss Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dosteyevsky.
On June 13th we will discuss Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote.
On August 8th we will discuss The Good Soldier by Ford Maddox Ford.
On October 10th we will discuss Dracula by Bram Stoker.
On December 12th we will discuss Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens.
Some of our old history got deleted, but these were a few of the tiles we read this year:
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
Where Angels Fear to Tread by E.M. Forster
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
And the Band Played On by Randy Shilts