Past Selections

 

Evening Group

Past Reads

 

2012
Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht
Crooked Letter Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin
State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Room by Emma Donoghue
A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard
Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell
The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon

2011
Dewey: Small Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron
The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver
Half Broke Horses by Jeanette Walls
Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones
Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
Night Sisters by Sara Rath
A Covert Affair by Jennet Conant
Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario


2010
Coming Home to Eat by Gary Paul Nabhan
Coop by Michael Perry
Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
The Women by T.C. Boyle
The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
Leap of Faith by Queen Noor
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
White Oleander by Janet Fitch


2009   
Golden Age by Tahmima Anam
Lottery by Patricia Wood
Skeletons at the Feast by Chris Bohjalian
The Next Thing on My List by Jill Smolinski


2008   
Death in a Prairie House by William Drennan
Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
Dream When You're Feeling Blue by Elizabeth Berg
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
Pomegranate Soup by Marsha Mehran
The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch & Jeffrey Zaslow


2007  
How to be Good by Nick Hornby
Founding Brothers by Joseph Ellis
Three Junes by Julia Glass
Stones of Summer by Dow Mossman
Broken for You by Stephanie Kallos
Star Lake Saloon and Housekeeping Cottages by Sara Rath
Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
History of Love by Nicole Krauss
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See


2006  
Family Matters by Robinton Mistry
Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi
Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire
Blessed are the Cheesemakers by Sarah Kate Lynch
Citizen Vince by Jess Walter
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro


2005
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night by Mark Haddon
Tortilla Curtain by C.Boyle
Blue Diary by Alice Hoffman
Population: 485 by Michael Perry
Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult
She’s Come Undone by Wally Lamb
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
The Hours by Michael Cunningham         


2004
Blessings by Anna Quindlen
The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini
Mountain Beyond Mountain by Tracy Kidder
The DaVinci Code by Dan Brown
Under the Banner of Heaven by Jon Krakauer
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
A Bed By the Windows by Scott Peck

 

2003  
Midwives by Christopher Bohjalian
The Evolution of Jane by Cathleen Schine
The Dive From Clausen's Pier by Ann Parker


2002  
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
World of Pies by Karen Stolz
Surrender Dorothy by Meg Wolitzer
Wish You Well by David Baldacci
How Close We've Come by Susan Kelly
In the Company of Angels by N.M. Kelby
Salem Falls by Jodi Picoult
She Walks These Hills by Sharyn McCrumb

 

Daytime Group

Past Reads

2016
One Summer, America, 1927 by Bill Bryson
The Little Giant of Aberdeen County by Tiffany Baker
Shotgun Lovesongs by Nikolas Butler
Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson GO Big Read with guest facilitator
Dead Rapunzel by Victoria Houston
Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese


2015
The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls
Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
Still Life by Louise Penny
 

 

2012
Call Me Irresistible by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz
True Colors by Kristin Hannah
Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown
Sleeping at the Starlite Motel by Bailey White
The Walk by Richard Evans
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
Ghost at the Table by Suzanne Berne
 

2011
Goodnight Nobody by Jennifer Weiner
Nickel & Dimed On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich
Thereby Hangs a Tail by Spencer Quinn
Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson
Lark & Termite by Jayne Anne Phillips


2010
Winter Study by Nevada Barr
Away by Amy Bloom
Lethal Legacy by Linda Fairstein
I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron
Quilter’s Legacy by Jennifer CHiaverini
Rainwater by Sandra Brown
Killer Cruise by Laura Levine
I Don’t Know How She Does It by Allison Pearson
Woman in Red by Eileen Goudge
 

2009     
Catching Genius by Kristy Kiernan
Echo Park by Michael Connelly
Dearest Dorothy, Help I’ve Lost Myself by Charlene Baumbich
Finding Father Christmas by Robin Jones Gunn
Keeping the House by Ellen Baker
Preacher’s Daughter by Beverly Lewis
Bull’s Island by Dorothea Benton Frank
No Nest for the Wicket by Donna Andrews
Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen
No, I Don’t Want to Join a Book Club by Virginia Ironside
 

2008      
Shop on Blossom Street by Debbie Macomber
The Love Season by Elin Hilderbrand
The Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs
Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind by Ann B. Ross
The Days of Summer by Jill Barnett
 

2007
Annie Freeman's Fabulous Traveling Funeral by Kris Radish
The Jane Austen Book Club by Karen Joy Fowler
Christmas Present by Jacquelyn Mitchard


2006     
The Big Love by Sarah Dunn
Lost in a Good Book by Jasper Fford
Same Sweet Girls by Cassandra King
Uniform Justice by Donna Leon
Quality of Life Report by Meghan Daum


2005     
Dating Dead Men by Harley Jane Kozak
Lake News by Barbara Delinsky
Eat Cake by Jeanne Ray
One for the Money by Janet Evanovich
Female Intelligence by Jane Heller
Summer Light by Luanne Rice
Pursuit of Alice Thrift by Elinor Lipman
We’ll Meet Again by Mary Higgins Clark
Good Grief by Lolly Winston


2004     
Monkeewrench by P.J. Tracy
Little Bitty Lies by Mary Kay Andrews