The current Rotarian Magazine has a lengthy article on The Art of Reading, stressing the mind- expanding value of encountering new ideas & beautiful prose. We have two reading groups in our Club. One has about nine members and meets every other month. Here are the last six books discussed:
  • The Great Bridge, McCullough
  • Empty Mansions, Dedman
  • Beneath a Scarlet Sky, Sullivan
  • 12 Rules for Life, Peterson
  • Great Gatsby, Fitzgerald
  • A Gentleman in Moscow, Towles
A second group meets monthly, with five members.
Recent books they’ve read:
  • The Sun Does Shine, Hinton
  • Destiny of a Republic, Millard
  • A Gentleman in Moscow, Towles
  • The Nightingale, Hannah
  • The River of Doubt, Millard
  • Alone, Hannah
  • The Amistad Rebellion, Rediker
If you’re interested in joining, drop me an email, and I’ll pass you along to the group.