Audio Book Review - Airborn

If you have been lamenting the lack of modern-day classics that stand up to Treasure Island and Shipwrecked, give a listen to the full cast audiobook version of Airborn by Kenneth Appel.  It's a rousing adventure with a steampunk twist, in a Brit-centric universe where San Francisco is called Lions Gate City and giant airships fill the skies over the continents and the immense oceans, Atlanticus and Pacificus.  Matt Cruse is the narrator and cabin boy of the Airship Aurora.  He was literally born in the air, and following his father's tragic fall fr

JA Book Club to Continue the Outlander Series

Tha Jane Austen Book club had a great meeting in January discussing "Outlander" by Diana Gabaldon.  For February, we will be discussing "Dragonfly in Amber" the second book in the series.  We meet on Valentine's Day, February 14th in the McIntyre Room at 6:00.  What more fitting day to discuss the renewal of Jamie and Clair Fraser's love.  If  you are a fan of the Outlander series, please join us.  If you're a closet Austen fan, join us as well -- we never tire of talking about our Jane and her 6 great novels.

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