The Book Cellar
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Who We Are
Our reading list includes old classics, nearly forgotten favorites, and the best of the new YA offerings. We alternate new and old books as well as target ages for a good mix.
What We Read
Our reading list includes old classics, nearly forgotten favorites, and the best of the new YA offerings. Just about anything ever published as YA is game, as long as it’s a good read.
Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes by Chris Crutcher, I Am Nunjood, Age 10 and Divorced by Nunjood Ali, The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsberg, Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi, The Astonishing Life of Octaian Nothing by M.T. Anderson, The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky, 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher, Magicians by Lev Grossman, Order of Odd-Fish by James Kennedy, Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell, Island of the Blude Dolphins by Scott O'Dell, Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein, Heart of a Shepherd by Rosanne Perry, The Princess Bride by William Goldman, Son by Lois Lowry, Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson, The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart, The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster.
January selection is TBD. Meeting time will be Jan 21 at 8pm.
December meeting is a battle of the books at a member's house.
November selection is The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery (time and location TBD)
October selection is The Diviners by Libba Bray
September selection is The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt
August selection is Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
July selection is I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak
June selection is We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
May selection is Dicey's Song by Cynthia Voigt
April selection is Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
March selection is Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
February selection is Anya's Ghost by Vera Brosgol
January 29 2014 selection is Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
When We Meet
Usually the last Wednesday of the month at 8 pm. Sometimes we shift because of other events, but not often. For the next meeting time and place please visit the group's website!
How To Join
Visit our Google Group and join the mailing list.
Carla at carla_krause (at) hotmail (dot) com