BookClubTDB Donation 2022 – Books

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The Power by Naomi Alderman, 2016, 288p, Women’s Prize for FictionIn The Power the world is a recognisable place: there’s a rich Nigerian kid who lounges around the family pool; a foster girl whose religious parents hide their true nature; … Continued

Donació BookClub 2020

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L’any 2020 ha estat un any estrany per tots. Al BookClubTDB (club de lectura en anglès) de la Biblioteca Mestra Maria Antònia de Torredembarra, també hem hagut d’ajustar-nos. Per una banda, fent les tertúlies online, sense poder compartir el te, … Continued

Be diverse

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At the bookclub we have had to look for books written by women, seeing that most of the books we read were written by men, which responds to the actual publishing situation. We also had to find books set in … Continued

BookClubTDB Donation 2020 – Books

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Milkman by Anna Burns, 2018, 368p, Man Booker Prize 2018In this unnamed city, to be interesting is dangerous. Middle sister, our protagonist, is busy attempting to keep her mother from discovering her maybe-boyfriend and to keep everyone in the dark … Continued

Possible books for 2019

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The Sellout by Paul Beatty, 2015, 304p, Man Booker Prize 2016 Raised in the “agrarian ghetto” of Dickens–improbably smack in the middle of downtown L.A.–the narrator of The Sellout resigned himself to the fate of all other middle-class Californians: “to … Continued