Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Hare With Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal

September 2011 We adopted a new format this time . Members will take turns to suggest a book for reading and then lead the discussion on it , also by the way, providing the main critique. The following critique is … Continue reading

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River of Smoke by Amitav Ghosh

26th August  2011 We met at Gita’s house and welcomed a new member Gurinder Kaur. What with all of this excitement the discussion was a little disjointed further disrupted by Gita’s excellent  banofee pie and hot buttered scones. Comparisons with … Continue reading

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The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

JULY 2011 This book was selected as a ‘feel good’ book on a lighter level before embarking next month on Amitav Ghosh’ River of Smoke. It is rather like ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ said Pakhi who recommended it. Easy style … Continue reading

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