Thu, 09 Dec | Coach House Cafe (to be confirmed)

St Paul's Book Club

St Paul's Book Club

Time & Location

09 Dec, 12:30 – 14:00
Coach House Cafe (to be confirmed) , Conduit lane Croydon CR0 5RQ, UK

About the Event

This month the book is  Music and Silence by Rose Tremain.   We'll talk about the book informally for a bit, exploring what we liked and didnt like then we go onto more general discussion about other things we've read and seen and whatever else comes up!  Some of us will have lunch or refreshments too,  For more details please contact Cathy Heath, Angela Bannerman  or Sue on  07971 068887 /  

Summary - Music and Silence

In the year 1629, a young English lutenist named Peter Claire arrives at the Danish Court to join King Christian IV's Royal Orchestra. Designated the King's 'Angel' because of his good looks, he finds himself falling in love with the young woman who is the companion of the King's adulterous and estranged wife, Kirsten.  The book won Best Novel at the 1999 Whitbread Awards.

We recommend that you borrow, download or buy this book second hand to save the planet!  If ordering online please use an ethical seller such as World of Books.   

Look forward to seeing you!