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Reading a book is like rewriting it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms. -Angela Carter, novelist and journalist (1940-1992) 

Evening Book Group Reading List

2014

2011

2010

The Evening Book Group meets on the 1st Tuesday the month at 7 p.m.

  • Jan.  The Help by Stockett
  • Feb. The Art of Racing in the Rain
  • Mar. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Apr. Strength in What Remains by Tracy Kidder
  • May Lost City of Z by David Grann
  • June When Everything Changed: amazing journey of American Women from 1960 to the present by Gail Collins

2009

  • January - The Guernsey and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
  • February - The Samurai's Garden: a novel by Gail Tsukiyama
  • March - The Caliph's House: a year in Casablanca by Tahir Shah
  • April - The Dante Club by Matthew Pearl
  • May - Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
  • June - The Nine by Jeffrey Toobin
  • September - Discussion of summer's best reads
  • October - The Lost Painting by Jonathan Harr
  • November - Indian Givers by Jack Weatherford
  • December - The Cellist of Sarajevo by Steven Galloway

 

2008
  • January -- Without a Map, by Meredith Hall
  • February - Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
  • March - River Town: two years on the Yangtze by Peter Hessler
  • April -- Tisha: the story of a young teacher in the Alaska wilderness as told to Robert Specht
  • May -- A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
  • June -- The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: a Hmong child, her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures by Anne Fadiman
  • September - Musicophilia by Oliver Sacks
  • October - Unaccustomed Earth by Lahiri
  • November - Stranger in the Forest by Eric Hansen
  • December - Cane River by Lalita Tademy


2007

  • January -- March, by Gwendolyn Brooks
  • February -- The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak
  • March -- The Memory Keeper's Daughter, by Kim Edwards
  • April -- Lost in a Good Book, by Jasper Fforde
  • May -- The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
  • June -- The Best Revenge by Rebecca Rule
  • September -- Eat, Pray, Love: one woman's search for everything across Italy, India and Indonesia, by Elizabeth Gilbert
  • October -- Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  • November -- Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick
  • December -- The Woman at the Washington Zoo by Marjorie Williams

2006

  • January - Lydia Cassatt Reading the Morning Paper by Harriet Scott Chessman
  • February - Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World by Rita Golden Gelman
  • March - Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  • April - The Birth of Venus by Sarah Dunant
  • May - The Love Wife by Jen Gish
  • June - Finding My Voice by Diane Rehms
  • September - Desert Queen by Janet Wallach

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