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Morning Book Discussion Group


Candy D’Addario (626-351-9357)

Join us on the second Monday of each month at 8:00 am for breakfast at the Athenaeum and lively conversation about books. Please contact Candy by the Tuesday prior to the meeting date to make a reservation.Membership in the Athenaeum is required to order breakfast.

Listing of books for 2016-17

  • September 12, 2016 Walking the Nile, by Levison Wood
  • October 10 Roughing It, by Mark Twain
  • November 14 Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, by Atul Gwande
  • December 12 Astonish Me, by Maggie Shipstead
  • January 9, 2017 This Life, by Karel Shoeman
  • February 13 Rise of the Rocket Girls: the Women Who Propelled Us From Missles to the Moon to Mars, by Nathalia Holt
  • March 13 The Wright Brothers, by David McCullough
  • April 10 Miller’s Valley, by Anna Quindlen
  • May 8 The History of Great Things, by Elizabeth Crane