Book Club

The UMRA Book Club meets at 2 p.m. on the third Friday of every month except December.  We meet at the 1666 Coffman Building, which is on Larpenteur Avenue near the St. Paul Campus.

Our book for January 2017 was THE SONG POET:  A MEMOIR OF MY fATHER by Kao Kalia Yang.  Next readings are:

February 17 -- A MAN CALLED OVE by Fredrick Backman

March 17 -- LAB GIRL by Hope Jahren

April 21 --  THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD by Colson Whitehead

May 19 -- THE ROSIE PROJECT by Graeme Simsion

June 16 -- SING FOR YOUR LIFE by Daniel Bergner

July 21 -- H IS FOR HAWK Helen MacDonald

August 18 -- THE KITCHEN BOY by Robert Alexander

September 15  THE UNDOING PROJECT by Michael Lewis

We read both fiction and non-fiction books as chosen for each month by a member who then acts as discussion leader.  New members are welcome.  Contact Pat Tollefson at for more information.