Month: July 2012

Ancient Light

Ancient Light, John Banville If you’ve read John Banville’s Booker-winning The Sea, you will find in his latest book, Ancient Light, several distinct echoes. The older man looking back on a certain period of his boyhood; the infatuation of the young boy with an older woman. This is a theme that obviously intrigues Banville. Here …

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July Meeting

For our book club meeting on Wed 4 July, we read Canada by Richard Ford. Jacket Synopsis: First, I’ll tell about the robbery our parents committed. Then the murders, which happened later. In 1956, Dell Parsons’ family came to a stop in Great Falls, Montana, the way many military families did after the war. His …

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