Kilkenny Education Centre Reading Group
The Kilkenny Education Centre Reading Group is an informal group of teachers who meet on a monthly basis to discuss a book the group have read. The group meet under the stewardship of Larry Cotter, an English Teacher in St. Kieran's College. All are welcome!
The group started with two people in September 2007 and is growing steadily. In 2017, they celebrated 10 years reading together!
Some of the books read by the Group include:
- The Inheritance of Loss, Kiran Desai
- Everyman, Philip Roth
- The Gathering, Anne Enright
- Reading Lolita in Teheran, Anzar Nafisi
- Mr Pip, Lloyd Jones
- Desert Flower, Waris Derie
- The Stone Carvers, Jane Urquhart
- Julius Winsome, Gerard Donovan.
- How to be Good, Nick Hornby
- Zugzwang, Ronan Bennett
- Engelby, Sebastian Faulks
- Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
- Hillbilly Elegy, J.D. Vance
- The Last Four Days of Paddy Buckley, Jeremy Massey
- The Scandal, Fredrik Backman
- Murder on the Orient Express, Agatha Christie
- The Dry, Jane Harper
- Amy and Isabelle, Elizabeth Strout
The next meeting of the Reading Group is as follows;