BOOK CLUB

Dine & Discuss

Do you enjoy reading, eating and exploring?  Join Us!

 

The book club meets monthly at local restaurants in the southern Westchester and northern Bronx region.  Members take turns leading a session, including book and restaurant selection and discussion facilitation  

There is no fee to participate.  Book club members are responsible for their food and beverage purchases at meetings and obtaining their books.  Restaurant selections will be cost-conscious with entrees ranging from $15 - $25.  Advance registration required.

See below for the current book selection.

Next Meeting:
 
Wednesday, February 12
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location
TBD
FREE

Or, call (347) 903-3354

BOOK SELECTION

JUST MERCY

by Bryan Stevenson

Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of our criminal justice system. One of his first cases was that of Walter McMillian, a young man who was sentenced to die for a notorious murder he insisted he didn’t commit. The case drew Bryan into a tangle of conspiracy, political machination, and legal brinksmanship—and transformed his understanding of mercy and justice forever.

Just Mercy is at once an unforgettable account of an idealistic, gifted young lawyer’s coming of age, a moving window into the lives of those he has defended, and an inspiring argument for compassion in the pursuit of true justice.

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