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PO Box 40452, Casuarina.  Northern Territory  0810
Secretary: Gwenda Smallacombe 0458 676 940

Probus Club of Darwin Inc. is non-profit and non-sectarian. It is non-fundraising. It's objectives are to stimulate thought, interest and participation in activities at a time of life when it is easy to become complacent and self centred.
Our Patron is NT Administrator, Her Honour The Honourable Vicki O'Halloran AO

Literature, Lunch & Laughter Club Book Club photo
Book Club photo

Our change of venue for this month was very successful and agreed to continue at Tracy Village.
Books discussed today and members reviews.
The Choice by Edith Eger.
Review—Empowering on Trauma and recovery. Powerful book. Abandoned after chapter 2, Thoroughly enjoyed and recommend. Readable.
The Queens Gambit by Walter Tevis. Review — Orphaned child very intelligent. Real page turner and sorry when finished. Excellent story, well written and excitingly competitive.
The Truths we Hold by Kamala Harris
Review - Started well and got very political. Thoroughly enjoyed.
Anna und Gunther" By Jacob Hendry
Review Great read. Read by one member while others are still waiting for the book to be available.
Angel of Waterloo By Jackie French
Review -Excellent, enjoyable story mostly based in Australia 18th century. Excellent with 15 year old daughter working beside her surgeon father on the battle field of war. Travelled to Australia early days of settlement and built for herself an amazing life. Recommend this book. Good read. Some members are still waiting for availability of the book.
Books to read May and discuss June
Any title by Greg Iles
Troubled Blood by Robert Gilbraith
How to avoid Climate Disaster by Bill Gates
Australia Day by Stan Grant
Next meeting—7th June, 11:00am at Tracy Village Sports Club
Happy reading, Stay safe
Bev Barnes

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