BOOK DISCUSSION

Wednesday, June 28th at 6:30 p.m.
Herland
by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

On the eve of WWI, three American male explorers stumble onto an all-female society somewhere in the distant reaches of the world.  Unable to believe their eyes, they promptly set out to find some men, convinced that, since “since this is a civilized country. . . there must be men.”

Tuesday, July 25th at 6:30 p.m.
The Novel Habits of Happiness
by Alexander McCall Smith
The insatiably curious Edinburgh philosopher Isabel Dalhousie takes on a case unlike any she’s had before — this one with paranormal implications.  A six-year-old boy has been experiencing vivid recollections of a past life, which include a perfect description of an island off the coast of Scotland and a house on the island where he claims to have lived.