Book Club

Welcome to  all readers, men and women.

Our group meet in the Hall once a month on a Sunday evening at 7.30pm to discuss our chosen novel.

Where ever possible we choose books from Stirling Council Library Services, Reading Group Collections, which you can then borrow on your own card  from Dunblane library.

Book Club is a great way to experience different authors and enjoy a lively discussion.

£12.00 annual membership due every September to cover hire of the hall.

Tea & coffee provided free of charge.

All welcome.

Enquiries to Fiona @ 01786 880631 email cambushinniecroft@gmail.com or come along on the night.

Stirling Libraries are endeavouring to have multiple copies of our choices so please check with our local Dunblane library.

Sunday, 01 July 2018
  • “The Girl of Slender Means” by Muriel Spark

    Muriel Spark was born and educated in Edinburgh. She was active in the field of creative writing since 1950, when she won a short-story writing competition in the Observer, and her many subsequent novels include Memento Mori (1959), The Ballad of Peckham Rye (1960), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1961), The Girls of Slender Means (1963) and Aiding and Abetting (2000). She also wrote plays, poems, children's books and biographies. She became Dame Commander of the British Empire in 1993, and died in 2006.

Sunday, 12 August 2018
  • “Postcards” by Annie Proulx

    ‘Postcards’ was Annie Proulx’s first novel, which received huge acclaim and marked the launch of an outstanding literary career. Her works include short story collections ‘Bad Dirt’, ‘Close Range’ (featuring ‘Brokeback Mountain’) and novels such as ‘The Shipping News’ and ‘Accordion Crimes’.

Sunday, 02 September 2018
  • “A Visit From the Goon Squad” by Jennifer Egan

    Jennifer Egan's spellbinding novel circles the lives of Bennie Salazar, an ageing former punk rocker and record executive, and Sasha, the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Although Bennie and Sasha never discover each other's pasts, the reader does, in intimate detail, along with the secret lives of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs, over many years, in locales as varied as New York, San Francisco, Naples, and Africa.

Friday, 21 September 2018
  • BLOODY SCOTLAND Scotlands Crime Writing Festival 21-23.SEPT tkts & info:bloodyscotland.com

Sunday, 07 October 2018
  • “Reservoir 13” by Jon McGregor

    - Winner of the British Book Awards Fiction Book of the Year 2018
    - Shortlisted for The Goldsmiths Prize 2017
    - Winner of the 2017 Costa Book Awards Novel Award
    - Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017

    An extraordinary novel of cumulative power and grace, Reservoir 13 explores the rhythms of the natural world and the repeated human gift for violence, unfolding over thirteen years as the aftershocks of a stranger's tragedy refuse to subside.

Sunday, 04 November 2018
  • A Val McDiarmid novel.Title TBD

HAPPY READING

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