Lit Group

We host morning and evening literature groups.  Come for one or both. Enjoy good books, good company and good discussions.

Morning Literature

Morning lit meets on the second Friday of the month, 9:30 a.m. at the McLean Community Center for review and discussion of the following books chosen by the members. Contact us.

Date                              Book                                                                          Reviewer

September  11           All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren           Bettie

October 9                   Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward                           Betsy

November 13            The Library Book by Susan Orlean                       Margie

December 11             Mozart’s Starling by Lyanda Lynn Haupt              Angela

January 8                    Pelosi by Molly Ball                                                  Reed

Evening Literature 

Evening Lit meets the third Monday of the month 7:30 pm in the reviewer’s home for review and discussion of books chosen by the members.  Contact Lynne at for further information. Presently all Lit group meetings are being done on Zoom till further notice.

Date                              Book                                                                           Reviewer

September 21            How to be an Anti-Racist, by Ibram X Kendi           Lynne

October 19                 Men We Reaped, by Jesmyn Ward                           Myrtle

November 16            The Lost Girls of Paris: A Novel, by Pam Jenoff       Mary Lou

December 21             Holiday Get Together

January 18                 The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the                Dorothy
                                    Deadliest Plague in History, by John M. Barry

February 15               A Long Petal of the Sea, by Isabel Allende              Aroona

March 16                   Pelosi, by Molly Ball                                                    Betsy

April 19                     Mozart’s Starling, by Lyanda Lynn Haupt                 Anita

May 17                      The Dutch House: A Novel, by Ann Patchett              Cheryl

June 21                      A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story         Diana
                                    of the Spy Who Helped Win WWII, by Sonia Purnell

Click below for the book list.                                               

Books Selected – Morning Lit 2018-19

Books Selected- Evening Lit 2018-19