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English Book Club

ALORA Book Club

September 2018 - June 2019 - Please find below the booklist for 2017-2018. The theme for next season's reading is “Books from which movies have been made”.

The book club meets generally on the second Tuesday of every month, with some exceptions.
The meetings start at 19h15.  
It usually is a 2 to 2.5 hour friendly gathering and everyone is welcome, even if they have not completely read the book. 
A volunteer hosts the meeting and provides some snacks or drinks, which are supplemented by what the readers bring as well. (Please bring bottle of wine or snack to help your host!)

You also do not have to come to every meeting, only when you wish to.
We have native English speakers, but also many others, so the club is not just for English speakers.
You will receive information of the venue a few days before the book club date.

To register your interest, please contact Mieke Reece.

Alora Book Club - Season September 2018 - June 2019






Things Fall Apart

Chinua Achebe

Tuesday 11 September


The Magician of Vienna

Sergio Pitol

Tuesday 16 October


Girls Burn Brighter

Shoboa Rao

Tuesday 13 November


Breath, Eyes, Memory

Edwidge Danticat

Tuesday 18 December


The President's Gardens

Mushin al-Ramli

Tuesday 15 January


War and Turpentide

Stefan Hertmans

Tuesday 13 February


A General Theory of Oblivion

Jose Eduardo Angalusa

Tuesday 12 March


Five Space Street

Can Xue

Tuesday 9 April


The Twin

Gerbrand Bakker

Wednesday 14 May



Annemarie Selinko

Tuesday 11 June


This activity is for ALORA members. If you are not yet a member, please sign up here.