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The Armchair Traveler Book Group

Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 11:00 am at the Walteria Library

July 13, 2016  Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown
Nine Americans on the rowing crew strive for a gold medal at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

August 10, 2016   Diver's Clothes Lie Empty by Vendela Vida 
A woman traveling in Morocco loses her passport and assumes the identity of a film star.

September 14, 2016 Safekeeping Hope, Jessamyn 
A  man working in a kibbutz in Israel tries to make up for past misdeeds by returning a brooch to the woman his grandfather loved.

October 12, 2016  Eight Hundred Grapes Dave, Laura 
Set in Sonoma,  California, this novel focuses on turbulent lives of a wine-producing family.

November 9, 2016 Midnight in Siberia Greene, David 
NPR's Moscow bureau chief travels 6,000 miles by rail to discover how the lives of ordinary Russians have changed.