St. James Book ClubbookClub

The next meeting of the St James Book Club will be on October 16, 2016 at 5:00 PM in the parlor.  We are reading “Brooklyn” (2009) by Colm Toibin.   On November  20, 2016, we will meet at 5:00 PM in the Parlor and discuss “Glass Castle” by Jeannette Walls (2006).  Our December meeting will be moved to December 11, 2016 at 5:00 PM and a Christmas themed book will be read.

Come out and join us for some lively discussion and good fellowship.  We meet in the Parlor.  Hope to see you all then.
Happy Reading!
If you have any questions, please contact Reny Cannon at (252) 341-2538.



Are you unsure about joining our book group?

Here are some of the books that we have read and discussed over the last couple of years. You may see that we are a very diverse group and that we are not only about religion, but about community and our shared interests. We are sure there is a place for you.


Cry the Beloved Country by Alan Patton
Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosenay
The Help by Katheryn Stockett
Shanghai Girls by Lisa See
Jayne Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson
Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
Same Kind of Different as Me by Ron Hall
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

by Mary Ann Schafer