Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Bailey’s – Stay for the Conversation December 6th, 2017 7:30pm – 9:30pm 1232 Waukegan Road EAGER TO PLEASE by Julie Parsons Julie Parsons exploded onto the literary suspense scene with her debut novel, “Mary, Mary,” and...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Bailey’s – Stay for the Conversation April 19, 2017 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road   THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME – A Novel of the Titanic by HAZEL GAYNOR Inspired by true events, the New York Times bestselling novel The Girl Who...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Your Own Ones Come for the Baileys and Stay for the Conversation   Please join us in Welcoming Author, Sheila Post  on December 7th, 2016 from 7:30pm – 9:00pm at the Irish Connoisseur   First generation Irish-American, Síle (Sheila) Post locates her native place...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Bailey’s – Stay for the Conversation Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road     THE MARBLE COLLECTOR by cecelia ahern A forgotten childhood. A discovered life. What if you only had one day to find out who you really...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road TransAtlatic by Colum McCann NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE •NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS In...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline Between 1854 and 1929, so-called orphan trains ran regularly from the cities of the East Coast to the...
The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation September 16th, 2015 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road The Lace Makers of Glenmara by Heather Barbieri The Lace Makers of Glenmara: a “charming, moving story, written with a delicate touch” (Joanne...
OK, Let’s Try This Again – The Mammy

OK, Let’s Try This Again – The Mammy

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club Due to vile weather and illness, our February 20th book club had only one true grit reader appear with The Mammy in hand, thank you Jill. This book is just too good to pass up. Please join us on to discuss this awesome,...
Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 7:30pm – 9:00pm at the Irish Connoisseur THE MAMMY by Brendan O’Carroll “Mammy” is what Irish children call their mothers and The Mammy is Agnes Browne–a widow struggling to...
Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 7:30pm – 9:00pm at the Irish Connoisseur Brooklyn by Colm Toibin A classical coming of age story, pure, unsensationalized, quietly profound, Eilis Lacey, unable to find suitable...
Irish Book Club – May 14, 2014

Irish Book Club – May 14, 2014

Please Join Us for an Evening of Good Conversation, Laughter and A little Irish Baileys Wednesday, May 14th 7:30-9:00 THE MUSIC LESSON by Katharine Weber About the book “She’s beautiful,” writes Irish-American art historian Patricia Dolan in the...