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Old 06-09-2008, 09:05 PM
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Book Group Forming: A Christmas Guest

Okay since I know how we can dilly dally around with hundreds of book suggestions and no one making a decision...LOL....I decided to propose a book group to read: A Christmas Guest by Anne Perry

This book is one of the whole Christmas novels she writes and although I have never read any of them I looked over at amazon and they seem to have some good reviews. I am suggesting we just jump right in with this one even though it is not the first in the series....partly because it seems readily available and partly because I like the description of the cranky grandma that become more likeable in this novel. Check out the book and its reviews: HERE I am assuming it may be available in local libraires too....haven't had a chance to check mine yet....or perhaps used book stores.

I am proposing a start date of: July 6th...that should give us plenty of time to get our hands on the book. We will read a certain number of pages per week and discuss the story line and characters....if you read ahead...that's fine but don't spoil anything for us!!! LOL

If you have already read the book....a reread might be in order....at times I discover new things in a reread. Let me know what you think and if you will be joining the book group
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Just ordered mine from Amazon...$.17 plus $3.99 shipping for the hardcover...Can't beat that!!!

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Sounds fun! I'm going to see if some libraries carry it...I'm ready for a good read, especially a CHRISTMAS novel!

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I'm really hoping this group turns out to be me, and all the gorgeous ladies of MMC!!! So far so good!!!

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I am going out this week-end to see if I can find it so I can keep up with the group.
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Good Grief....you guys are WAY ahead of me....I haven't even checked our library yet for the book....!!!
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I'm really hoping this group turns out to be me, and all the gorgeous ladies of MMC!!! So far so good!!!

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My library does have the novel....yeah! I just need to remember to request it as its at another branch and will take a few days to get here!!!...But I don;t want to request it too early...REMEBER we are starting the week of July 6th!!
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My library has it! I just checked online and it is on the shelf! I'm going to get it tomorrow
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