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Tombs and Tomes
Tombs and Tomes
A book club for the curious and quirky
Imagine telling a friend that you’re going to your monthly book club meeting. Perhaps your friend visualizes a cozy living room with a group of women, wine glasses in hand, calmly discussing the merits of the latest Oprah selection or memoir. Now picture telling your friend that your book club is in a cemetery.
We can’t imagine anything more fun, so we’re proud to debut a cemetery book club with a taste for the macabre. We won’t pretend that there’s a rhyme or reason to our book selections, but we can promise that they’ll be interesting, thought-provoking, and extremely eclectic. And did we mention that there will be wine? Because you simply can’t have a book club without wine.
It’s free to join, free to attend. If you're a new member interested in attending, please email email@example.com for more information. Our next meeting is Wednesday, March 19th at 6:30 pm.
MARCH PICK: Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand
On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared. It was that of a young lieutenant, the plane’s bombardier, who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard. So began one of the most extraordinary odysseys of the Second World War.
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