Center for the Women of New York
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2380 Bell Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11360-2054
Join us for a discussion of The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe. An inspiring true story of a son and his dying mother who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close. The result is a profoundly moving tale.
We are discussing Sasha and Emma: The Anarchist Odyssey of Alexander Berkman and Emma Goldman by authors Paul Avrich and daughter Karen. This dual biography offers an unprecedented glimpse into their unyielding commitment to equality and justice.
Join us for a discussion of The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis. A debut of extraordinary distinction which tells the story of the children of the Great Migration through the trials of one unforgettable family. An Oprah Book Club 2.0 choice.
Join us for a discussion of I Shall Be Near to You by Erin Lindsay McCabe. Rich with historical details, this is an extraordinary novel about a strong-willed woman who disguises herself as a man in order to fight beside her husband in the Civil War.
Join us for a discussion of The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah which tells the story of two sisters in German-occupied, war-torn France during World War II. In love we find out who we want to be; in war we find out who we are.
Journeying from Queens to Brooklyn to Seoul, and back, this is a fresh contemporary retelling of Jane Eyre. It is a bright, comic story of falling in love, finding strength and living not just out of obligation to others, but for one's self.
Join us for a discussion of The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins, a debut psychological thriller that will forever change the way you look at other people's lives.