"We had to read this since our children were obsessed. We were surprised that we all liked it because it is a young adult book. We enjoyed our discussion on resisting temptation and many plan to read the entire series."
"This is an episodic account of Beryl Markham's adventures in Africa and her transatlantic flight. It is best read with "Straight on to Morning" or another biography. While very well-written you don't get a true sense of who she was without further research."
"We decided to read a Children's book for our December meeting and "The Polar Express" was chosen. Surprisingly, it had more substance than we expected and we had a lively disucssion. Afterwards our copies were donated to a Children's Charity."