July Read-Candide

While the other beach bums might be thumbing through the latest Gillian Flynn, this summer we will be sidling up poolside with  the 18th Century page-turner by Voltaire -Candide. Do not fear this oldie but goodie is brief -where high brow meets brevity -a rare treat. This monthly selection comes from Melissa, who’s literary breadth never ceases to amaze (she has been known to be both a Turn of the Screw/Henry James and “Bleachy-Haired Honky Bitch” devotee!)


The other suggested reads included The Hellfire Club and I’ll be Gone in the Dark.



May 10 Bookplates Meeting

We will be discussing the “Great Alone” and Kim Oh is hosting us. Kim has a slew of tasty treats in store. She will be making a crab & asparagus risotto, and Japchae (mixed vegetable stir fry with glass noodles) as well as a couple of apps.

Salad(s), bread(s), and desserts would be appreciated. Please “leave a comment” below to let us know if you can come and what you will bring.