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Literary Pursuits Book Club

Literary Pursuits: Classics In-Store Book Club meets the 3rd Sunday of the month at 4:30 pm at our store to discuss a literary classic, the author, and the book's importance. Listed below are some upcoming selections to give you an idea of material the club covers.  New members are always welcome. 

Oct 21 – Frankenstein by Mary Shelley   
Nov 18 - Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie   
Dec 16 – each person picks a poem to share with group   
Jan 20 – The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer (Edition not yet chosen)
Frankenstein Cover Image
By Mary Shelley, Maurice Hindle (Editor), Maurice Hindle (Introduction by), Maurice Hindle (Notes by)
ISBN: 9780141439471
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Classics - May 6th, 2003

The world’s most famous work of horror fiction: a devastating exploration of the limits of human creativity. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385722209
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - October 29th, 2002

New York Times Bestseller

The Canterbury Tales (Oxford World's Classics) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780199599028
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - September 5th, 2011

Beyond all doubt the greatest work of English literature before Shakespeare, Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales brings together an unforgettable group of pilgrims on their way to Canterbury, pilgrims who came from all ranks of society, from the crusading Knight and burly Miller to the worldly Monk and the famously lusty Wife of Bath.