Soulful Readers July Meeting Info

IMG_1190

This Sunday, June 28th, Soulful Readers Book Group held its first official meeting at Dirk’s Coffee. We enjoyed an engaging discussion about asha bandele’s The Prisoner’s Wife.

What are we reading next month? Where will we meet? Read on…

soultokeepDate: Sunday, July 26, 2009
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Cafe Caspian

(PLEASE BRING CASH)
Street: 12126 Westheimer Rd. #100
City/Town: Houston, TX

Book Selection: My Soul to Keep by Tananarive Due

JESSICA IS A Miami investigative reporter with a beautiful daughter, Kira, and a husband, David, so loving, brilliant, and attentive that she calls him Mr. Perfect. Suddenly, her life takes a terrifying turn. Her best friend is brutally and mysteriously murdered and Jessica discovers an ancient, unimaginable danger that will shatter her life and family — forever. DAWIT is an immortal. More than four hundred years ago he and a sect of Ethiopian scholars traded their souls for eternal life. Obeying a vow of secrecy, Dawit has traveled the world as a soldier, a slave, a jazz musician — never staying anywhere long enough for others to notice that he does not age. As further insurance, with barely a thought he kills any mortal who dares to become too curious about him. For the first time, though, it is Dawit who threatens to break his vow and defy his brothers by keeping his beloved mortal wife and child with him — forever. In My Soul to Keep, the worlds of Jessica and Dawit collide with harrowing, unforgettable consequences as Jessica learns firsthand the terrible price for eternal life. The newest novel by Tananarive Due, acclaimed author of The Between, it is a shocking, brilliantly plotted work of suspense and the supernatural that astonishes until the final, remarkable page.

READ AN EXCERPT

Happy reading, y’all.

Advertisements

4 thoughts on “Soulful Readers July Meeting Info

  1. I know I’m a cheesy book-nerd (guess i’m in good company here, then, eh?) but can i just say i LOVE this picture of a POC book group meeting at a colorful, cool cafe? Does my heart good! 😉

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s