Book Jackets

GRADES 10, 11 & 12 BOOK CLUB

Book Jackets

GRADES 10, 11 & 12  - IN PERSON

2021/2022 

$179/term + GST

Mondays

6:45 PM to 9:30 PM 

Fall:

October 25, November 15, November 29

 

Winter:

January 17, February 7, March 7

Spring:

April 11, May 9, June 6

Year at a glance

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November 29, 2021

Tolstoy’s final novella, The Forged Coupon is an ingenious study of the destructive powers of evil set against a brilliant depiction of Russian life.Inescapably in thrall to the power his crimes bring him, Stepan goes further and further down the path of evil, relentlessly seeking new opportunities to murder and maim. 

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November 15, 2021

In this stunning graphic novel, Lacuna is a girl without a family, a past, or a proper home. She lives alone in a swamp made of ink, but with the help of Polaris, a will-o'-the-wisp, she embarks for the fabled Northern Kingdom, where she might find people like her. The only way to get there, though, is to travel the strange and dangerous Blue Road that stretches to the horizon like a mark upon a page.

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October 25, 2021

Virginia Woolf's Orlando 'The longest and most charming love letter in literature', playfully constructs the figure of Orlando as the fictional embodiment of Woolf's close friend and lover, Vita Sackville-West. Spanning three centuries, the novel opens as Orlando, a young nobleman in Elizabeth's England, awaits a visit from the Queen and traces his experience with first love as England under James I lies locked in the embrace of the Great Frost

Past Years