There is no Frigate like a Book - Emily Dickinson

Book Eaters Stras' Team - B.E.S.T

Welcome to the first ever Book-of-the-Month club at the ENGEES, BEST.  This is a student driven club where we will explore short English texts (short stories, short novels.  It's for you to decide!

We will get together every 1st and 2nd Tuesday of the month to discuss the preselected stories.  It's an open forum and everyone is welcome.  Come to the first meeting Tuesday October 5th at 5 o'clock at the library of the ENGEES, to see what it's all about!

A great way to expand your culture, develop your speaking skills, increase your vocabulary, and enrich your knowledge of the English language.


 The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen
 Special Edition

Lists of Stories and Dates

All texts will be decided on as a group in advance. Here you will find a list and links to the texts. The texts can be read online, downloaded in pdf format, emailed or printed directly from the Issuu site.


 Text/Author Date Discussed
 Filboid Studge by Saki
 October 4, 2011
 B.E.S.T. Edition (with Audio)
 The Fisherman & His Soul by Oscar Wilde  October 25, 2011  B.E.S.T. Edition
 The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde
 November 15, 2011
 B.E.S.T Edition (with Audio)
 To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
 November 15, 2011 Buy from Amazon
 The Murders in the Rue Morgue by E.A. Poe  November 29, 2011
 Whistling Dick's Christmas Stocking. O.Henry December 25, 2011  B.E.S.T. Holiday Edition



 Text/Author Date Discussed
 Lord Arthur Savile's Crime by Oscar Wilde
 October 19
 ENGEES Book Club Edition
 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
by Washington Irving
 November 9
 ENGEES Book Club Edition
 The New Catacomb by Arthur Conan Doyle
 November 9
 ENGEES Book Club Edition
 Proof of the Pudding by O. Henry
  ENGEES Book Club Edition
 The Fall of the House of Usher
by Edgar Allan Poe
  ENGEES Book Club Edition
 The Baron of Gogzwig by Charles Dickens  November 30 ENGEES Book Club Edition
 The Man Who Married Himself
 November 30 PDF from Short-Stories.co.uk
 They're Made out of Meat by Terry Bisson  December 14
 PDF from Short-Stories.co.uk
 Tobermory by Saki
 December 14
 ENGEES Book Club Edition
 The Lord of the Flies by William Golding
 February 9, 2011  First 2 chapters


The Book Shelf

This is the private bookshelf for the book club.  You can download, print or  read the books online.  If you need to login, the profile name is: engees and the pasword is: bookeater.

ENGEES Book Talk

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For More Information...

To inquire about joining the book club, or if you would like to lend, don't hesitate, contact us today!

Book Crossing

The BookEaters would like to announce their new participation in BookCrossing.com.  Each year a book will be selected by the B.E.S.T. and released into the wild.  Below you can track the migration of these books or, if you're fast enough, capture a book for yourself.

The activites of the Book Eaters on Book Crossing.

Promotion Hérrault

Chose to Kill a Mocking Bird and released a copy into the wild in January 2012.  Here you will be able to track it's voyages for years to come.