RozReads: Contemporary Fiction and Non-Fiction Reading Group

Reading together since 1987

All discussion groups meet at Roz's home at 7:00 pm (for information rozsandack@msn.com)


Next Read: 



Pachinko by Min Jin Lee  Book I and II
July 25, 26, 27,  2018 (Note there are no June groups)

From Wikipedia: 

Pachinko is a 2017 novel by Korean American author Min Jin Lee. It is an epic historical novel following characters from Korea who eventually migrate to Japan. It is the first novel written for an adult English speaking audience about Japanese Korean culture.[1] The book received strong reviews including those from The Guardian, NPR, The New York Times, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Irish Times, and Kirkus Reviews and is on the "Best Fiction of 2017" lists from Esquire, Chicago Review of Books, Amazon.com, Entertainment Weekly, the BBC, The Guardian, and Book Riot. In a Washington Post interview, writer Roxane Gay called Pachinko her favorite book of 2017. The book was named by The New York Times as one of the 10 Best Books of 2017.  Pachinko was a 2017 finalist for the National Book Award for fiction.

2018 Reading List

 

 

Jan. 29, 30, 31     

Never Let Me Go

Kazuro Ishiguro

Feb. 26, 27, 28 

A Manual for Cleaning Women

Lucia Berlin

Mar. 26, 27, 28  

Death Comes for the Archbishop

Willa Cather

April 23, 24, 25 

Lab Girl

Hope Jahren

May 29, 30, 31

Exit West: A Novel

 Mohsin Hamid

June 25, 26, 27

No book groups

 No book groups

July 23, 25, 26 *no July 24th—Pioneer Day

Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist)                      *Book I and II

 Min Jin Lee 

Aug. 20, 21, 22

Pachinko Book III         

 

Sept.

Autumn  

 Ali Smith

Oct.

TBA

 

Nov.

TBA

 

Dec.

Winter Vacation

No book groups


 

Cost: $10 per evening (paid to Roz)

King's English Bookshop offers 10% discount on all reading group selections