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Bookgroup of the Month Archive

Every month we feature a different bookgroup. We'd like to hear from other bookgroups. Please email us at info@bookgroup.info and tell us about your group. If we choose it we'll send you a book voucher for 10.

no.1 heswall book group, heswall

Bookgroup of the Month, October 2010

Who are you?

We are a group of ladies 30+ who meet approx every 4th Thursday in Sheldrakes Lower Heswall

How did you get started?

I, Joy, was invited to join a bookgroup in homes, but as a working person wanted it to be more of a social night so drew up an advert and posted it around and ended up with a great group, most of whom are still original.

How long have you been going?

Since 2006...

Where and how often do you meet?

In a fantastic bar overlooking the Welsh coastline - Sheldrakes in Heswall foreshore

What sort of books do you read?

Recently done Ordinary Thunderstorms by William Boyd and An Amateur Marriage by Anne Tyler then The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters.

Which books have provoked the best discussion?

William Boyd's, Maggie O'Farrel, Gillian Slovo

What was your worst read?

The Accidental by Ali Smith and Summertime

Anything else?

We all enjoy a wine or two, occasionally go the the cinema and celebrate occasions with a meal out! all in very sociable! email: bookgroup@hotmail.co.uk

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