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Philologia Book Club

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What We're Reading
June: The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald
May: Ella Enchanted - Gail Carson Levine
April: Suite Francais - Irène Némirovsky
March: The Thirteenth Tale - Diane Setterfield
February: Fermat's Enigma - Simon Singh

See also this year's Suggested Book List and previous years' book lists.

1. Meetings The book club will attempt to meet on the first Saturday of the month, but can be moved for holidays and schedule conflicts.

2. Book Selection: Books will be chosen a few months in advance to allow all members time to find a copy. All members are expected to contribute a variety of suggestions by posting to this community under the "suggestions" tag so that others can discuss suggestions - when consensus is reached, a book goes on the list. Each month, a member will choose a book from that list. We will also make an attempt to read different genres throughout the year to keep things from getting dull. The

3. Banned Books: We will not consider a book from the middle of a series unless it can easily stand alone. We have also created a list of banned books and authors, which each member is allowed to update with one author and book each year:

- Hawthorne [Jami]
- Dickens [Carol]
- Hillary Clinton [Amy]
- V.C. Andrews [Sarah]