Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry. It is fair to say that this book really divided the group with some members who thought it was fabulous and others who were ‘glad to get to the end of it’ and even one or two who didn’t enjoy the read sufficiently to preserve to the end. The group […]
In February the Covington Book Group has a choice of two books to read The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry and Golden Hill by Francis Spufford. Please use the link below to download a copy of the reviews for both these books from the Goodread website & The New York Times. 180129 CBG February Book […]
Office & A Spy Robert Harris: Generally this was felt to be a really good read, with a number of the group describing it as a real page turner ‘I couldn’t put it down’. Some members felt it took a while to get into. The book was felt to be true to Robert Harris’ strength […]
The Covington Book Group will next meet on Monday 5th March at 19:30 in the village hall to discuss our February reads ‘The Essex Serpent’ by Sarah Perry and ‘Golden Hill’ by Francis Spufford. As usual there will be snacks and liquid refreshments available.
The Covington Book Group will next meet on Monday 5th February at 19:30 in the village hall to discuss our January read ‘ An Officer and a Spy’ by Robert Harris and ‘The Wolf Border’ by Sarah Hall. As usual there will be snacks and liquid refreshments available and birthday cake to belatedly celebrate Mo’s […]
The book group met on January 8th to discuss the books we had read in December and catch-up after the festive period. We also celebrated the birthday of one of our group. The books we discussed were ‘Go set a watchman’ by Harper Lee and ‘The Widow’ by Fiona Barton. The Widow was generally well […]
In January the Covington Book Group has a choice of two books to read An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris and The Wolf Border by Sarah Hall. Please use the link below to download a copy of the reviews for both these books from the Goodread website to help you decide if you […]
The Covington Book Group will be meeting on Monday 8th January 2018 in the village hall to discuss the books we read in December and catch-up, aided by some snacks and liquid refreshments. The meeting will start at the normal time of 7.30pm and since one of our members has a birthday this month there […]