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LGBT+ Book Group @ Root Coffee: Theme - End of An Era.

  • Root Coffee 52 Hanover Street Liverpool L1 4AF (map)

Steven Benson Presents his regular book group:

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ALL GENRES OF FICTION; SLIGHT EMPHASIS TOWARDS LGBT+ CONTENT.

FRIENDLY, LIVELY DISCUSSION GROUP:)

LGBT-FRIENDLY VENUE; BUT NOT A PRIVATE SPACE.

2 PARTS:

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

Venue sells:
Exquisite coffee

Savoury snack meals(including veggie)

Cakes

Hot/cold drinks.

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:)