The group is made up of 1 man and 12 women in their late 30s and over 70s and is run flexibly, where members can join or leave at any time. Members come from a broad range of countries eg South Africa, Nigeria, Seychelles Islands, Hong Kong, Turkey, Czech Republic, India, Russia, Spain and the UK. For 9 of the group, English is a second language. Most of the group are employed, for example, as teachers, solicitors, home helps, customer service assistants and some are retired. There is one young parent. They are all fluent readers and some are members of a ‘regular’ book club. They are all members of Essex Libraries and borrow a range of books at any one time.
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