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Jane Austen Book Club for June

We are meeting on June 14th at 5:00 pm in the McIntyre Room in the Carnegie Buillding, 244 W. Michigan Ave, Jackson.  We will be enjoying the second installment of the BBC production of "Wives & Daughters," as shown on Masterpiece Theatre.  We will be serving tea with all the trimmings as we enjoy the lush portrayal of country life in England, circa 1850's.

The Big Read: after you read A wizard of Earthsea, what next?

    One of the great things about this year's Big Read selection, A wizard of Earthsea by Ursula Le Guin, is that there are three more books, equally enthralling, in the Earthsea series, plus Le Guin has written dozens of other wonderful books. If you have read this book with your children, there are numerous other authors in the children's section that both children and adults will enjoy.

Jane Austen Book Club in February

The February meeting of the Jane Austen Book Club will be held on February 8th at 6:00 pm at the Carnegie Bldg.  We will be continuing our examination of Elizabeth Gaskell's work by watching the DVD of "Return to Cranford," a further examination of the Cranford Chronicles.  A review on the Internet by Jace at Televisionary is a fair d

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