First Thursday’s Book Club 3/3/2022

We had a small group and a smaller stack of books last night. But we still had lots of laughter and good conversation. Ross and Christiana, we miss you! Ashley re-read but did not finish The Night Circus by Erin Morganstern. Hugh read Matt’s...

First Thursday’s Book Club 2/3/22

No one read very many books this month, I think it might be the shortest list in the histroy of Thursday book club. But there was great company and perfect weather for the courtyard. I read zero books. I know. I am appalled. It is definitely not the fault of any book,...

First Thursday’s Book Club 1/6/22

Wow, 2022. Let’s hope that it is a happy and healthy year for everyone. We are coming up on 4 years of our book club and I am so thankful to have met all of you and to share our thoughts once a month. I hope our reading slumps improve, but I enjoy your company...

First Thursday’s Book Club 12/2/21

I’m happy we got another night in the courtyard. I will never complain about sixty-degree weather in December. We all missed you Ross! And welcome Ali, I hope you will join us again next month. Ashley read The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. It’s book one of...

First Thursday’s Book Club 11/4/21

I was hoping for at least one more month of courtyard book club, but winter came fast. I miss those warm courtyard evenings already. Thanks for braving the cold windy wet last night to come out. It was great to see everyone! Christiana had a huge stack of two months...

First Thursday’s Book Club 10/7/21

We were reminded this week that our book club has been together for over 3 years! Wow! I am so glad that each of you showed up and took a chance on something different and a little weird. I have loved getting to know you all and hearing about your favorite genres and...

First Thursday’s Book Club 9/2/21

The. Perfect. Weather, for courtyard book club! I hope the fall stays cool but doesn’t get cold too fast. Ross, against all warnings from Christiana, borrowed Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro. She got halfway in before throwing in the towel. Ross, you said I...

First Thursday’s Book Club 8/5/21

Wow, can we capture last night’s weather in a bottle? I’m looking forward to a few months like last night in the courtyard! We missed you, Matt and Mariya! And so excited for you! Ashley read Matt’s choice from last month, The Necromancer’s...

First Thursday’s Book Club 7/1/21

Wow, July! It was the perfect breezy night to sit out in the courtyard. Thanks, everyone for coming out, It was great to see you all again! Ross suffered through Beach Read by Emily Henry. It could have definitely been more than it was, points for making it through to...

First Thursday’s Book Club 6/10/21

Thanks so much for coming out last night, and for being patient with last week’s reschedule. I am already feeling the pressure of 3 weeks instead of 4 to read something in my current reading slump. But it will be great to catch up again soon either way. I read...