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In conjunction with the Virginia Festival of the Book, which started on Wednesday,
Reading Group Choices is sponsoring a reading group and book club panel today at
2 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble at Barracks Road Shopping Center in Charlottesville.
Panelists are: Masha Hamilton, author of The Distance Between Us; Sheila
Curran, author of Diana Lively Is Falling Down; Matthew Sharpe, author
of The Sleeping Father; and veteran bookseller Robert Segedy. Each author
will read a passage from his or her book and talk about how it represents an integral
them, subject or character that is important for reading group discussion. Segedy
will talk about what makes for a discussable book. The moderator is Reading Group
Choices publisher Barbara Drummond Mead.
- Shelf Awareness, March 24, 2006