Meets the first Tuesday of the month from 7:30 - 9 p.m. New members are always welcome! Simply read the book and come for the discussion. Multiple copies of the books will be available near the Circulation Desk.
January 08 The Inferno by Dante Alighieri
February 5 The House of Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
March 5Plays [Electra, Bacchae, etc] by Euripides
April 2Emma by Jane Austen
May 7The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins
June 4Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
July 2Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
August 6The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
September 3Adjustment Team [and other stories] by Philip K. Dick
October 1The Swerve: How the World Became Modern by Stephen Greenblatt
November 5Luncheon of the Boating Party by Susan Vreeland
December 3The Sportswriter by Richard Ford
The divine comedy : the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso - 1265-1321 Dante Alighieri and John Ciardi
Publisher: New American Library Check Library CatalogPub Date: 06/01/2003
Follows a middle-aged man as he reflects on a past he thought was behind him, until he is presented with a legacy that forces him to reconsider different decisions, and to revise his place in the world.
Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such areas as cancer research, in vitro fertilization and gene mapping. Includes reading-group guide. Reprint. A best-selling book.
Features twenty-one tales from the American science fiction novelist who inspired Steven Spielberg with “The Minority Report” as well as formed the basis for the film Total Recall with his story “We Can Remember It for You Wholesale.” 10,000 first printing.
A humanities professor describes the impact had by the translation of the last remaining manuscript of On the Nature of Things by Roman philosopher Lucretius, which fueled the Renaissance and inspired artists, great thinkers and scientists. Reprint. 60,000 first printing.
Meeting his closest friends for a summer lunch on a café terrace along the Seine, master Impressionist painter Auguste Renoir undertakes the most challenging project of his career while struggling with the issues that are polarizing post-Franco-Paris War France. Reprint.
Meets the first Thursday of the month to discuss books related to career and personal development. Past titles have focused on leadership, communication, defining success, and garnering life lessons from pop culture. Members are invited to take turns facilitating discussions.
If you would like to hone your leadership skills by facilitating this or a future discussion of the 7:00 Club please contact Jacqui Ridzy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 908-204-3031 ext. 116
February 7Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Ever Told You About Being Creative by Austin Kleon
March 7The Art of Selling Yourself by Adam Riccoboni and Daniel Callahan
April 4Leading so People will Follow by Erika Anderson
May 2Law of Connection by Lichael Losier
June 6Resilience: Why Things Bounce Back by Andrew Zolli and Ann Marie Healy
September 5 The Power of Habit: What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
Daytime Book Discussion
Meets the third Wednesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. New members are always welcome! Simply read the book and come for the discussion. Books are distributed at the previous month's meeting and will also be available near the Circulation Desk.
February 20The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot