Steven Benson Presents his regular book group:
PLEASE READ LOCATION DESCRIPTION, CAREFULLY, ON RIGHT OF THIS PAGE
ALL GENRES OF FICTION; SLIGHT EMPHASIS TOWARDS LGBT+ CONTENT.
FRIENDLY, LIVELY DISCUSSION GROUP:)
LGBT-FRIENDLY VENUE; BUT NOT A PRIVATE SPACE.
1. SET BOOK: This time it is "THE PAYING GUEST" (SARAH WATERS), a riveting tale of simmering passions with a shabby genteel mother and daughter, who have to take in lodgers, symbolising:
2.THEME: "END OF AN ERA"(generally; and, specifically, just after WW 1/the start of the modern(ist) era).
As a bonus, if you feel like reading Hardy's "The Woodlanders", we shall,more briefly, discuss that.
SO, no worries if you haven't read all/any of the set book; because you can bring YOUR OWN FICTION CHOICE on the theme, and talk about it in this section of the meet:)
We choose books in turn (if you attend twice, you get to choose a book and theme)
We have read Gothic, Dystopia, literary fiction, sci-fi and much else!
RESPECT GUIDELINES APPLY: if you can't agree, agree to DISagree:)
No phones/devices to be on unless you expecting an urgent call; kindles are fine:)
FREE, but for MINIMUM PURCHASE: one drink
Savoury snack meals(including veggie)
No alcohol to be consumed.
PLEASE NOTE, the numbers shown as attending on here are not representative of the total attendance, as we advertise on many platforms; usually, 7 to 13 people:)
PLEASE RSVP IF POSSIBLE; though, as long as you arrive roughly at start of meet, you can just turn up:)
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