Wine, Women and Words

Name of Club: Wine, Women and Words

Brief Description: Meet in each others' homes for potluck dinner and conversation, followed by informal book discussion. Reading guide rotation. Casual, informal group structure.

When was it started: 2006

How many members: 8 (a number that fits around dining table)

Member profile: Single/married professional career (some working, some retired), women of a "certain age", who enjoy reading. We also do other group activites.

Taking new members: Only when someone leaves the group. The number stays at eight.

Does Club focus on particular types of books, and if so, what types: Classics, pop fiction, biographies and memoirs.  Books are either available at local library or purchased in paperback.

What books has you club read recently:

The Glass Castle: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780743247542
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - January 17th, 2006

March 2011 selection


Lark and Termite Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780375701931
Availability: Backordered
Published: Vintage Books USA - January 12th, 2010

February 2011 selection


To Kill a Mockingbird Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780446310789
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 11th, 1988

Ishmael Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780553375404
Availability: None new in store (we can order) but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask
Published: Bantam Books - May 1st, 1995

Child of God Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780679728740
Availability: None new in store (we can order) but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask
Published: Vintage - June 29th, 1993

Staff Pick Logo
Cutting for Stone Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780375714368
Availability: None new in store (we can order) but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask
Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2010

The Optimist's Daughter Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9780679728832
Availability: None new in store (we can order) but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask
Published: Vintage - August 11th, 1990

South of Broad Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385344074
Availability: None new in store (we can order) but maybe in used, now or arriving soon. Ask
Published: Dial Press - May 4th, 2010

Download Audiobooks

Libro.fmWe've partnered with Libro.fm to bring you a top-notch option for digital audiobooks. Take a look at our large catalog of recorded books at https://libro.fm/citylightsnc 

Dig Sylva LogoOur Neighbors: City Lights Cafe