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PAST BOOK CLUB SELECTIONS

Looking for a book to read with your book club or on your own?  Take a look at our past book club selections and our members’ discussion of the each one. (Click on book title for discussion post.)

2015 

JanuaryIf I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie
February: The Matheny Manifesto by Matthew Matheny; Trapped Under the Sea by Neil Swidey
March: The No More Excuses Diet by Maria Kang; Thrive by Arianna Huffington & Dead Wakby Neil Swidey
April: Under Magnolia by Frances Mayes
May: Spinster by Kate Bolick & The Mapmaker’s Children by Sarah McCoy
October: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

2014

January: Happy at Home by Gretchen Rubin
February: A Well-Tempered Heart by Jan-Philipp Sendker & Prayers for the Stolen by Jennifer Clement
March: The Divorce Papers by Susan Riegers
April:  The Idea of Him by Holly Peterson; The Opposite of Maybe by Maddie Dawson; Reasons My Kid Is Crying by Greg Pembroke; Dad Is Fat by Jim Gaffigan
May: Thrive by Arianna Huffington; Ruby by Cynthia Bond; Bittersweet by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
July: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
August: 2AM at the Cat’s Pajamas by Marie-Helene Bertino
September: Underground Girls of Kabul by Jenny Nordberg; Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas
October: Dataclysm by Christian Rudder; The Goddess of Small Victories by Yannick Grannec; The 13th Gift by Joanne Huist Smith
November: A Letter to My Cat by Lisa Erspamer;  J by Howard Jacobson
December:  The Mill River Redemption by Darcie Chan

2013

December: Lady Catherine, the Earl and the Real Downton Abbey by The Countess of Carnarvon 
November:
 The Last Winter of Dani Lancing by P.D. Viner; The Cartographer of No Man’s Land by P.S. Duffy; Buddy: How a Rooster Made Me a Family Man by Brian McGrory
October: The Funeral Dress by Susan Gregg Gilmore & The Dinner by Herman Koch
September: Raising My Rainbow by Lori Duron & Mother, Mother by Koren Zailckas
August: The Whole Fromage by Kathe Lison & This Is Paradise by Kristiana Kahakauwila
July: The Execution of Noa P. Singleton by Elizabeth L. Silver
June:  Those We Love Most by Lee Woodruff
May:  A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
April: Afterwards by Rosamund Lupton
March: Raising Cubby: A Father and Son’s Adventures with Asperger’s, Trains, Tractors, and High Explosives by John Elder Robison
February: Saturday Night Widows: The Adventures of Six Friends Remaking Their Lives by Becky Aikman
January: The Expats by Chris Pavone

2012

NovemberThe Headmaster’s Wager  by Vincent Lam
October:  The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo  by Tom Reiss
SeptemberThe Bloodletter’s Daughter (A Novel of Old Bohemia) by Linda Lafferty &  January First by Michael Schofield
 AugustThe Baker’s Daughter by Sarah McCoy
June: Getting Married and Other Mistakes by Barbara Slate & Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
May: Julia’s Child by Sarah Pinneo & I Am Forbidden by Anouk Markovits
April: Up: A Mother and Daughter’s Peakbagging Adventure by Patricia Ellis Herr
March: Signs of Life by Natalie Taylor
February: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life by Barbara Kingsolver &  The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philip Sendker
January:  Quiet: The Power of Introverts by Susan Cain