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Books Over Brunch Sunday March 14th 2021, 11am. The Museum of Innocence, Orhan Pamuk.

Online event: https://meet.google.com/foc-qvzd-xvf Video and audio participation is encouraged. The Museum of Innocence is a novel by Orhan Pamuk, Nobel-laureate Turkish novelist published on August 29, 2008. The book, set in Istanbul between 1975 and 1984, is an account of the love story between the wealthy businessman Kemal and a poorer distant relative of his, …

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Books Over Brunch – the Subplot.

A creative place where people who love words come together and explore their love of literature in all its forms. The group decides where that exploration will lead!  Sunday, 3rd January 2021. 11am. The Old Man and the Sea. Ernest Hemingway. Online event: https://meet.google.com/foc-qvzd-xvf The Old Man and the Sea tells the story of a battle between an aging, experienced fisherman, Santiago, …

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Books over Brunch Sunday 17th January 2021. 10 minutes 38 Seconds in this Strange World. Elif Shafak. 11am.

Online event: https://meet.google.com/foc-qvzd-xvf 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World (Turkish: On Dakika Otuz Sekiz Saniye) is a 2019 novel by Turkish writer Elif Shafak and her eleventh overall. It is a one-woman story about a sex worker in Istanbul. It was released by Viking Press in 2019. 10 Minutes and 38 Seconds in This Strange World opens in 1990 with “Tequila …

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Books over Brunch Sunday 20th December 2020. Silver Sparrow, Tayari Jones. 11am.

Silver Sparrow is an American novel by Tayari Jones first published in 2011. The novel follows the complicated relationship between two families, joined together by a bigamist father. Jones was inspired to write the book by her own relationship with her sisters who were over a decade older than her and whom she felt lived …

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