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About gillespierm

Born: 1952 Des Plaines Illinois Education: BA in Psychology from Western Ill University, Masters in Computer Sciences from Azuza Pacific University Occupations: Senior Consultant Inforeliance Corp. Marine Corps Training Information Management System (MCTIMS) Family: Married in 1995 to Bonny. Hobbies: Golf, Hiking

November 27th Meeting

We met last Tuesday evening at Jeff’s house for our November book  club meeting. I was out of town for the meeting but Jeff and Paul provided the ratings and feedback for the evening. According to Paul, ‘We had a … Continue reading

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October 30th Meeting

We met last night at Mike K’s house to discuss Dan Brown’s book ‘Origin’. We had a full house with 13 of the 15 members present. Mike and Deletta had an Italian theme for dinner with Lasagna, salad, and bread. … Continue reading

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September 25th Meeting

We met last evening to discuss Walter Isaacson’s biography of Leonardo Da Vinci. Nine members of the club were in attendance. Several members were absent but sent reviews and scores to me before the meeting.  Kyle also returned to the … Continue reading

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May 29th Meeting

We met last night at Jack Y’s house to discuss the May book ‘Red Platoon’ by the Medal of Honor recipient Clinton Romesha. The book describes the battle for Camp Keating, a forward operating base in Nuristan province of Afghanistan … Continue reading

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April 24th Meeting

The bookclub met last Tuesday evening at Jack T’s house to discuss the book for April  “American Heiress” by Jeffrey Toobin. This is the story of the 1974 kidnapping and subsequent bizarre events of Patty Hearst and the Symbionese Liberation … Continue reading

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March 27th Meeting

We’ll the group met on Tuesday at Harry’s daughters house to discuss our March book which was ‘The Snowman’ by Joe Nesbo. I wasn’t available that night so Wayne was kind enough to provide the synopsis for the book. We … Continue reading

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February 27th Meeting

The book club met last night at Tom’s house to discuss the February book ‘the woman in the window‘ by A.J. Finn. Since I was unable to attend Tom was gracious enough to provide the commentary for the discussion and … Continue reading

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January 30th Meeting

For our first meeting of 2018 we met at Craig’s house to discuss ‘Born A Crime‘ the autobiographical account of the early life of Trevor Noah.   Craig and Marcy served Italian Beef sandwiches from Portillo’s. Being from Chicago I was … Continue reading

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November 28th Meeting

We’ll sorry it’s taken this long to get the post up.  Been a busy Holiday Season so far so I am just now getting around to posting notes on our discussion of the November book, ‘Ghost of the Innocent Man’ … Continue reading

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October 24 Meeting

Last Tuesday we met at John’s house to discuss the book ‘A Gentlemen in Moscow’ by Amor Towles. Before the discussion began we dined on Beef Storganoff and salad.  Nice night so we all were seated outside by the pool … Continue reading

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