The Bookcases

Feb 27, 2023

Mel and Trish both love a good read and with the growing popularity of Book Clubs the girls decided to invite Mel’s book club ‘The Bookcases,’ into the studio to chat about the good reads, the bad reads, the benefits, the funny moments, a very sad loss, and all the good things (as well as the odd challenge) that being in a book club brings into their lives as midlife women.

A fun, light-hearted chat with eight women squeezed into a studio and sharing microphones. Now there’s a challenge in itself.

Enjoy.

Important Links:

Trish’s online book club, Birds of a Feather

The Bookcases recommendations:

Year of Wonders – Geraldine Brooks.

Say Nothing – Patrick Radden Keefe

Perfume – Patrick Suskind

The Wife and the Widow – Christian White

Salt to the Sea – Ruta Sepetys

All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr

The Picture of Dorian Grey – Oscar Wilde

Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte

To Kill a Mockingbird – Haper Lee

Burial Rites – Hannah Kent

The Last Days of Night – Graham Moore

A Gentleman in Moscow – Amor Towler

In Cold Blood – Truman Capote

Picnic at Hanging Rock – Joan Lindsay

Sleeping Dogs – Sonya Hartnett

Jasper Jones – Craig Silvie

Boy Swallows Universe – Trent Dalton

Still Life – Sarah Winman

100 Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

The Dictionary of Lost Words – Pip Williams

Against All Odds by Craig Challen and Richard Harris

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