Women's Issues Book Discussion Group: The Postmistress, by Sarah Blake

Books / Literature - Lecture/Discussion

Monday, February 11, 2013
7:00 AM-9:00 PM

Barnes & Nobles Booksellers
541 Lincoln Street (Lincoln Plaza)
, MA
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Women’s Issues Book Group
National Organization for Women
Worcester Chapter
One Salem Square, Worcester, MA 01609

Meetings: Second Monday of each month, 7 p.m., at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 541 Lincoln Street, Worcester.

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February, 2013

 For February 11, we will discuss The Postmistress, by Sarah Blake. Set in coastal Massachusetts during World War II, this is a story about how war touches the lives of ordinary people.


Of Interest:

• Annette Rafferty, founder of Abby’s House, will give a talk on her newest book, Wearing Smooth the Path: 10 More Years at Abby's House, on Sunday, January 13, 2013, 3 p.m., at the Worcester Public Library. Free and open to the public. Info: http://www.worcpublib.org/pdf/librarynews/Jan/Annette%20Raferty%20final.pdf

• Want to know what other book groups are out there? Check out “Read it And Reap” in the Telegram & Gazette, or online at http://readitandreeap.blogspot.com/ (Note the double e in the URL or you won’t get there.) Our group was mentioned in the October column. Great place to look for ideas on what to read.

• Audio Journal’s “Speaking Volumes” call-in book group airs on the first Tuesday of the month at 8 p.m. All are welcome to listen live at www.audiojournal.net. For Upcoming books include "Catherine the Great" by Robert K. Massie (February) and Charles Dickens’ Tale of Two Cities in March. Details at http://www.audiojournal.net/programming/speaking-volumes

Happy New Year, Happy Reading,

--Joan

The Women’s Issues Book Group meets at 7:00 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 541 Lincoln Street, Worcester. Meetings are free and open to anyone interested in reading and discussing the current book. This group is supported by the Worcester Chapter of the National Organization for Women.

Cost: FREE

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School

E-mail: WorcNOW@gmail.com

Last Modified: January 6, 2013 at 10:07 PM

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