Book Club

July Book Club: Travels with Charley, by John Steinbeck

The UU Casper Book Club book for July is Travels with Charley in Search of America, by John Steinbeck. Everyone is welcome to participate! Pick up a copy of the book at the church. The discussion will be held the last Monday of the month, June 25th, 6:30 pm! Join in! For more information, email … Continued

June Book Club: Animal Dreams, by Barbara Kingsolver

June’s book is Animal Dreams, by Barbara Kingsolver. Everyone is welcome to participate! Pick up a copy of the book at the church. The discussion will be held the last Monday of the month, June 25th, 6:30 pm! Join in! For more information, email info@uucasper.org, or call Laura at 307-259-4469.

May Book Club: Year of Wonders, by Geraldine Brooks

May’s book is Year of Wonder, by Geraldine Brooks. Everyone is welcome to participate! Pick up a copy of the book at the church. The discussion will be held the last Monday of the month, May 28th, 6:30 pm! Join in! For more information, email info@uucasper.org, or call Laura at 307-259-4469.  

April Book Club: Stitches, by David Small

During April, we will be reading Stitches, by David Small. If you would like to participate, you can pick up a copy of the book at the church. Our discussion will be held the last Monday of the month, Monday, April 30th, at 6:30 p.m. Join in!! For more information, email info@uucasper.org.

March Book Club: Go Set a Watchman, by Harper Lee

During March, we will be reading Go Set a Watchman, by Harper Lee. If you would like to participate, you can pick up a copy of the book at the church. Our discussion will be held the last Monday of the month, Monday, March 26th, at 6:30 p.m. Join in!! For more information, email info@uucasper.org.

February Book Club: A Simple Murder, by Eleanor Kuhns

During February, we will be reading A Simple Murder, by Eleanor Kuhns, 2011 winner of Minitaur Books/Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel Competition. If you would like to participate, you can pick up a copy of the book at the church. Our discussion will be held the last Monday of the month, Monday, February 26th, at … Continued

January Book Club: The Whistling Season, by Ivan Doig

During January, we will be reading The Whistling Season, by Ivan Doig. “In the unforgettable fall of 1909, Rose Llewellyn and her brother, Morris Morgan, bring west with them “several kinds of education” – none of them of the textbook variety – and life is never again the same in Marias Coulee, Montana.” (The Whistling Season, … Continued

December Book Club: A Summons to Memphis, by Peter Taylor

During December we will be reading A Summons to Memphis, by Peter Taylor. A Summons to Memphis won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1987. It is the recollection of Phillip Carver, a middle aged editor from New York City, who is summoned back to Memphis by his two conniving unmarried sisters to help them prevent the marriage of their elderly father to … Continued

November Book Club: We Need to Talk About Kevin, by Lionel Shriver

During November we will be reading We Need to Talk About Kevin, by Lionel Shriver, a “…resonant story of a mother’s unsettling quest to understand her teenage son’s deadly violence, her own ambivalence toward motherhood, and the explosive link between them reverberates with the haunting power of high hopes shattered by dark realities.” (amazon.com). If … Continued

October Book Club: A Land More Kind Than Home, by Wiley Cash

During October we will be reading A Land More Kind Than Home, by Wiley Cash. This debut novel “is a haunting tale of courage in the face of cruelty and the power of love to overcome the darkness that lives in us all.” If you would like to participate, you can pick up a copy of … Continued