YCAA Book Club welcomes a special guest in April, Tracey Gemmel, author of ‘Dunster’s Calling’.
There were lively discussions about this month’s reads at the YCAA Book Club! Find out what people thought in Elaine’s March update.
Welcome to the latest update from YCAA Book Club Co-ordinator Elaine! Book One: ‘Ladder to the Sky’ by John Boyne This month, our first book; ‘Ladder to the Sky’ introduced us to the most despicable main character any of the group could recall. Maurice Swift did not improve as he went through life and Tracey…
‘HOPE’ was the theme for our most recent mini-saga writing competition, and it was filled with hope which comes into our lives in so many guises. What we hope for isn’t necessarily what transpires, but in many ways, it leads us onwards. We had a tremendous response to this writing competition, which is always an…
Life throws us so many surprises – who would have thought a year ago that YCAA Book Club Co-Ordinator Elaine would be chatting to a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in her kitchen along with 23 other book lovers courtesy of Zoom!
On 12/01/2021, the YCAA Book Club will welcome special guest Damian Barr, author of ‘You will be Safe Here’.
Introducing an update on our latest Book Club get-together from Co-Ordinator Elaine. It is deeply comforting to read books that we are used to and that reinforce our feelings of security and happiness. Pushing our reading outside of personal comfort zones can be challenging, but this is precisely what Book Club is so very good…
The dates for next year’s book group meetings are now available.
YCAA is delighted to announce the winners of its 2020 Yeovil International Literary Prize.
Yeovil International Literary Prize is now open for entries. Organised by the Yeovil Community Arts Association and now in its 17th year, Yeovil International Literary Prize provides an opportunity to enter four very different categories.