Month: November 2012

December Meeting

For our book club meeting on Wed 5 December, we read Restoration by Rose Tremain. Jacket Synopsis: When a twist of fate delivers an ambitious young medical student to the court of King Charles II, he is suddenly thrust into a vibrant world of luxury and opulence. Blessed with a quick wit and sparkling charm, …

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Care of Wooden Floors

Care of Wooden Floors, Will Wiles Can a page-turner really be about someone trying not to damage a pristine wooden floor?  The answer is yes, in this very engaging debut novel from architecture and design journalist Will Wiles. Oskar, minimalist composer and clean-freak (“What vodka does Oskar drink? Neat vodka”) has asked his friend, our …

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November Meeting

For our book club meeting on Wed 7 November, we read Tender Is The Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Jacket Synopsis: The French Riviera in the 1920s was ‘discovered’ by Dick and Nicole Diver who turned it into the playground of the rich and glamorous. Among their circle is Rosemary Hoyt, the beautiful starlet, who …

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