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A meeting of the Creative Reading group is held in the library on the third Friday of every month, from 6pm to 7pm.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 21 February, 2016, 08:00

The last book evaluated was The Siege by Helen Dunmore.

It describes a young girl Anna, her five-year-old brother and her father who are trying to survive the Siege of Leningrad. It is winter, there is no food and the Germans are trying to starve the city to death. The story is about survival.

The group found the book absorbing and a very emotional read, and gave it a mark of seven out of 10.

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The next meeting is tomorrow, at 7pm, and the book is Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.

For further details, email Maureen Raper at mavismaureen@btinternet.com