Big Little Lies Book Club Questions

Big Little Lies, an upcoming American television comedy series created by David E. Kelley, is based on  Liane Moriarty’s sixth novel of the same name. The pilot episode was written by Kelley with Moriarty as producer. These seven episodes will complete the HBO limited series’ first season directed by the Canadian Jean-Marc Vallée.  The cast is as follows:

Nicole Kidman as Celeste Wright

Reese Witherspoon as Madeline Mackenzie

Alexander Skarsgård as Perry Wright

James Tupper as Nathan

Shailene Woodley as Jane Chapman

Laura Dern as Renata Klein

Adam Scott as Ed Mackenzie

Zoë Kravitz as Bonnie Carlson

Kathryn Newton as Abigail Mackenzie

Iain Armitage as Ziggy Chapman

A release date has yet to be announced for the upcoming series so your book club will have plenty of time to read the book on which it was based. (more…)


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Christmas Reading for Book Clubs

Christmas Reading for Book Clubs

There’s no better gift that a Christmas book.  For the most part, Christmas books won’t take up too much of your limited holiday time.  They’re usually small in size, two or three hundred pages, just perfect to tuck inside a purse or briefcase for a few stolen minutes over lunch at the mall or office.

Those few moments spent reading about the real joy of Christmas can lift even a heavy heart as the year 21015 speeds to an end.  Here are a few suggestions for you or a friend along with my wishes for a blessed Christmas season. (more…)

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