"Lite" Classics Book Club

A Book Club for Those Who Love Classics

Join us as we discuss some recognized classic literature. We meet the third Sunday of the month at 2 p.m. at the John and Judy Gay Library, 6861 W. Eldorado Pkwy. New members are welcome!

"...to read a great book for the first time in one's maturity is an extraordinary pleasure..."

"Every rereading of a classic is as much a voyage of discovery as the first reading."

        -Italo Calvino

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  1. Roy & Helen Hall Memorial Library

    101 E. Hunt St.
    McKinney, TX 75069

    John & Judy Gay Library

    6861 W. Eldorado Pkwy.
    McKinney, TX 75070

    Ph 972-547-7323

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Future Reads

September 15, 2019villette-charlotte-bronte-hardcover-cover-art Opens in new window

Villette by Charlotte Bronte

Having fled a harrowing past in England, Lucy Snowe begins a new life teaching at a boarding school in the great capital of a foreign country. There, as she tries to achieve independence from both outer necessity and inward grief, she finds that her feelings for a worldly doctor and a dictatorial professor threaten her hard-won self-possession.

October 20, 2019

Wuthering Heights by Emily BronteWuthering heights Opens in new window

The windswept moors are the unforgettable setting of this tale of the love between the foundling Heathcliff and his wealthy benefactor’s daughter, Catherine. Through Catherine’s betrayal of Heathcliff and his bitter vengeance, their mythic passion haunts the next generation even after their deaths. Incorporating elements of many genres—from gothic novels and ghost stories to poetic allegory—and transcending them all, Wuthering Heights is a mystifying and powerful tour de force.

November 17, 2019agnes-grey Opens in new window

Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte

A touching story of a young girl who decides to enter the world as a governess, but whose bright illusions of acceptance, freedom and friendship are gradually destroyed.