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06 February 2009


Book club reviews - preview
A novel approach to outreach – how a book came to boost a Meeting
Notes from an Exhibition by Patrick Gale
  • HarperPerennial
  • ISBN 978 0007 254 668
  • £7
  • 99

  • Notes from an Exhibition – I read the review in the Friend (10 August 2007) and thought: ‘What a dull title, I’ll never read that’
  • How wrong I was!

    A couple arrived at Meeting last November
  • ‘What brought you to Quakers?’ I asked on door duty
  • Notes from an Exhibition
  • My husband brought it home for me’, explained the woman
  • ‘I read it and last weekend we went to Charney Manor
  • We heard that Beccles Meeting was good
  • So here we are’


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