Books Read

Date Title Author
Sept-04 The Persian Pickle Club Dallas
Oct-04 The Violet Shyness of Their Eyes Scot
Nov-04 The Secret Life of Bees Kidd
Jan-05 The Sex Lives of Cannibals Troost
Feb-05 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time Haddon
Apr-05 French Women Don’t Get Fat Guiliano
May-05 Nickel and Dimed Ehrenreich
Sep-05 The Girl with the Pearl Earring Chevalier
Oct-05 Middlesex Eugenides
Nov-05 The Fast Food Nation Schlosser
Jan-06 The Piano Shop on the Left Bank Carhart
Jan-06 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Lewis
Feb-06 One Thousand White Women – The Journals of May Dodd Fergus
Mar-06 Gonzales and Daughter Trucking Company Escandon
May-06 The  $64   Tomato Alexander
Sep-06 The Sociopath Next Door Stout
Oct-06 On Paradise Drive Brooks
Nov-06 Snow Flower and the Secret Fan See
Jan-07 Breakfast of Champions Vonnegut
  To Kill a Mockingbird Lee
Feb-07 The Alchemist Coelho
Mar-07 Three Cups of Tea Mortensen/Relin
Apr-07 Caucasia Senna
May-07 Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers Sapolsky
  Reading Lolita in Tehran Nafisi
  The Kite Runner Hosseini
Sep-07 A Fine Balance Mistry
Oct-07 The Whistling Season Doig
Nov-07 A Thousand Splendid Suns Hosseini
Jan-08 Loving Frank Horan
Feb-08 Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf Albee
Mar-08 Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History Ulrich
Apr-08 Digging to America Tyler
May-08 A Wedding in December Shreve
Oct-08 The Secret History Tartt
Dec-08 How Starbucks Saved My Life Gates-Gill
Jan-09 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Schaffer
Feb-09 Luncheon of the Boating Party Vreeland
Mar-09 Fieldwork Berlinski
Apr-09 The Madonna’s of Leningrad Dean
May-09 The Bridge of Sighs Russo
Sep-09 The Flamboya Tree Kelly
Oct-09 The Sharper Your Knife the Less You Cry Flinn
Jan-10 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Larsson
Feb-10 Sonata for Miriam Olsson
Mar-10 Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Ford
Apr-10 The Gargoyle Davidson
May-10 The Nine Toobin
Oct-10 The 13th Tale Setterfield
Nov-10 Little Bee Cleave
Jan-11 Half the Sky Kristof/WuDunn
Feb-11 Outliers  Gladwell
Mar-11 The Adventures of Huckleberry Fin Twain
Apr-11 Peace Like a River Enger
May-11 Book of Choice  
Sept-11 The Tiger’s Wife Obreht
Oct-11 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Skloot
Nov-11 A Paris Wife  McLain
Jan-12 The Forgotten Garden Morton
Feb-12 Queen’s Necklace Dumas
Mar-12 Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand Simonson
Apr-12 Mountains Beyond Mountains Kidder
May-12 In the Presence of the Enemy, 50 Shades of Gray, or member’s choice
Sep-12 Summer reading book of choice  
Oct-12 Gone Girl Flynn
Nov-12 Night Circus Morgenstern
Jan-13 Wives of Henry Oades Moran
 Feb-13 The Winter’s Palace Stachniak
 Mar-13 The Art of Hearing Heartbeats Sendker
 Apr-13 Bartender’s Tale  Doig
 June-13 The Language of Flowers Diffenbaugh
 Sept-13 Beyond Belief, the Secret Lives of Women in Extreme Religions  Ostman, Tive
 Oct-13 Beautiful Ruins Walter
 Nov-13 The School of Essential Ingredients Bauermeister
 Jan-14 Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis Egan
 Feb-14 The Imperfectionists Rachman
 Mar-14 Truth and Beauty Patchett
 Apr-14 Strapless  Davis
 May-14 The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World’s Greatest Piece of Cheese Paterniti
Summer 2014 Perfume Collector Terraro
 Sept-14 Wild, From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail  Strayed
 Oct-14 Boys in the Boat  Brown
 Nov-14 Zeitoun  Eggers
 Jan-15 Empty Mansions  Dedmon and Newell
 Feb-15 The Book Thief  Zusak
 Mar-15 Gilead  Robinson
 Apr-15 The Island  Hislop
 May-15 Beginner’s Goodbye  Tyler
 Sept-15 Oxygen  Cassella
 Oct-15 Invisible Thread  Schroff
 Nov-15 11/22/63  King
 Dec-15/Jan-16 All the Light We Cannot See  Doer
 Feb-16 The Girl in the Spider Web  Lagercrantz
 Mar-16  Rosey Project  Simsion
 Apr-16  A Man Called Ove Backman
 May-16  The Light Between the Oceans  Stedman
 Sept-16 Summer Reading: Storied Life of A. J. Fikry and The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion  
 Oct-16  The Little Paris Bookshop  George
 Nov-16  Presidents Club  Gibbs/Duffy
 Dec-16/Jan-17  The Elegance of the Hedgehog  Barbery/Anderson
 Feb-17 1984  Orwell
 Mar-17  The Last Bus to Wisdom  Doig
 Apr-17   The Cruelest Mile: A Heroic Story of Dogs and Men in a Race Against an Epidemic  
 May-17  A God in Ruins  Atkinson
 Summer-17  A God in Ruins and Life After Life  Atkinson
 Sept. -Oct-17 Hillbilly Elegy J.D. Vance
 Nov-17 Nudge Thaler
 Dec/Jan-18 The Gentleman in Moscow Towles
 Mar-18 Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist Sunil Yapa
 Mar-18 The Secret History of Wonder Woman   Lepore
 Apr-18 The Chaperone Moriarty
 May-18 Discussion of books read  
Sept./Oct. 18 Killers of the Flower Moon David Grann
Nov-18 This Is How It Always Is Laurie Frankel
Dec/Jan-19  Braiding Sweetgrass Robin Wall Kimmerer
Feb-19 The Last Outrageous Women Jessica Stone
Mar-19  Magpie Murders Anthony Horowitz
Apr-19 Whiskey in a Teacup Reese Witherspoon
May-19 Becoming Michelle Obama
Summer-19  The Paris Seamstress Natasha Lester
Oct-19  Where the Crawdads Sing Delia Owens
Nov-19  Property Valerie Martin
Dec 19/Jan-20  The Year or Magical Thinking Joan Didion
Feb-20 Rules for Visiting Jessica Francis Kane
Mar-20  Aviators Wife Melanie Benjamin
Apr-20  Mudbound Hillary Jordan
May-20 Brain on Fire Susannah Cahalan
Sept-20 Moment of Lift Melinda Gates
Oct-20 Mexican Gothic Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Oct-20 Truths We Hold Kamala Harris
Nov-20 Vanishing Half Brit Bennett
Dec-20 Doc Mary Doria Russell
Dec-20 Somethings Fishy in Italy Steven Alan Tencati
Jan-21 Keeper of Lost Things Ruth Hogan
Feb-21 Book Woman of Troublesome Creek Kim Michele Richardson
Mar-21 Moonflower Murders Anthony Horowitz
Apr-21 Lisette’s List Susan Vreeland
May-21  Midnight Library Matt Haig
Summer-21  Nomadland report in September  
Sept-21  Nomadland  Jessica Bruder
Oct-21 The Seed Keeper Diane Wilson
Nov-21 A Blissful Feast Teresa Lust
Dec-21/Jan-22 The Choice Edith Egar
Feb-22 No Meeting due to members’ traveling  
Mar-22  The Lincoln Highway Amor Towle
Apr-22 The Last Paintings of Sara De Vos Dominic Smith
May-22 How  Civil Wars Start and How to Stop Them Barbara F. Walter
Summer-22  Origin Dan Brown
Sept-22 Discuss Summer Reading  
Oct-22  A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World
Charlie Fletcher
Nov-22 The Murder of Mr. Wickham Claudia Gray
Dec-22/Jan-23  The Spanish Daughter Lorena Hughes
Feb-23 The Measure Nikki Erlick
May-23 No Meeting due to members’ traveling