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Invitation to Book Club: Love in the Time of Cholera

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Date: Tuesday, 28 August 2018book-club-logo
Time: 19:30 (7:30 pm)
Register by: 26 August 2018 (registration form below)
Cost: Free for members
Guests: €5,00 pp (READ about how this can be pro-rated towards your membership fee)

Our next book selection is …International Bestseller and modern literary classic Love in the Time of Cholera by Nobel Prize-Winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez (p. 368).

A brief summary of the book:
In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devastated, but he is a romantic. As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs–yet he reserves his heart for Fermina. Her husband dies at last, and Florentino purposefully attends the funeral. Fifty years, nine months, and four days after he first declared his love for Fermina, he will do so again.

This critically acclaimed book will be great reading on your summer getaway, so we hope you will read it and join us to discuss the book and reconnect after the summer.

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