Islington Reads is a church book club open to all. It is a project of Islington United Church in partnership with A Novel Spot Bookshop.
Islington Reads book club is open to all ages, genders and identities and to both members and non-members of Islington United Church.
Islington Reads offers participants the opportunity to both read some great books and connect with other readers in a meaningful way.
At our first meeting we will discuss Let Me Be Like Water by S.K. Perry.
Synopsis: Meet Frank, an older man who has the knack of finding people when they need him most. Meet Holly, a young lady trying to figure out her life without her boyfriend. Told from Holly’s perspective, this powerful novel explores new friendships and moving forward while paying tribute to a wonderful past.
At our second meeting we will discuss Have You Seen Luis Velez? by Catherine Ryan Hyde.
Synopsis: A chance encounter between Raymond, a young man who feels he doesn’t belong, and Mildred, a 92-year-old blind woman, blossoms into a deep and rewarding friendship. Simple acts of kindness and learning the true meaning of living are explored in this poignant novel.
Where to find books
WHAT IS THE COST?
To participate, simply complete the registration form below to sign up for one or both sessions.
If you want more information or have questions, we invite you to contact one of our committee members: