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MONTH                                TITLE                                     AUTHOR


Tues 8 Jan, 7 pm                  Pachinko                              Min Jin Lee

Tues Feb 12, 7 pm (lit)        The Painted Veil                 W. Somerset Maugham

Wed Feb 20, 10 am             Couples                                John Updike

Tues March 5, 7 pm            The Girls                              Emma Cline

Tues Apr 9, 7 pm (lit)          The Grapes of Wrath        John Steinbeck

Tues April 30, 10 am           The Leavers                       Lisa Ko

Tues May 14, 7 pm              Why I’m No Longer          Reni Eddo-Lodge
Talking to White People about Race

Tues Jun 4, 7 pm (lit)            The Prime of Miss Jane   Brodie  Muriel Spark

Tues Jun 18, 10 am              The Radium Girls              Kate Moore

Tues Jul 16, 7 pm                 Housekeeping                  Marilynne Robinson

Tue Aug 20, 7 pm (lit)         The Hour of the Star      Clarice Lispector

Tues Aug 27, 10 am            Sing Unburied Sing          Jesmyn Ward

Tues Sep 17, 7 pm              Less                                    Andrew Sean Greer

Tues Oct 1. 7 pm (lit)          The Door                           Magda Szabo

Tues Oct 22, 10 am            Zeitoun                             Dave Eggers

Tues Nov 12, 7 pm            Snap                                  Belinda Bauer

Tues Dec 3, 7 pm (lit)        Nemesis                            Philip Roth


Tues Jan 9 Evening            Still Alice                                            Lisa Genova

Tues Feb 13 Daytime       The Temporary Gentleman            Sebastian Barry

Tues Feb 20 Evening (lit)  Pale View from the Hills                  Kazuo Ishiguro

Tues March 6 Evening      Hillbilly Elegy                                     J.D. Vance

Tues Apr 10 Evening (lit) Our Souls at Night                           Kent Haruf

Thurs Apr 19 Daytime      Lincoln in the Bardo                       George Saunders

Tues May 8 Evening         My Berlin Kitchen                            Luisa Weiss

Tues June 5 Evening (lit) Chronicle of a Death Foretold         Gabriel García Márquez

Thurs June 21 Daytime     Exit West                                          Mohsin Hamid

Tues July 3 Evening          The Power                                         Naomi Alderman

Tues Aug 7 Evening (lit)  Gravity’s Rainbow                            Thomas Pynchon

Thurs Aug 23 Daytime      A Thousand Splendid Suns           Khaled Hosseini

Tues Sept 4 Evening         Crossing to Safety                            Wallace Stegner

Tues Oct 9 Evening (lit)   Marjorie Morningstar                      Herman Wouk

Thurs Oct 16 Daytime       The Storyteller                                 Jodi Picoult

Tues Nov 6 Evening          People of the Book                          Geraldine Brooks

Tues Dec 4 Evening (lit)   A Prayer for Owen Meany                John Irving

Tues Dec 18 Daytime        Mama Day                                         Gloria Naylor


December                  The End of Your Life Book Club      Will Schwalbe

November                  Lab Girl                                               Hope Jahren

October                      Commonwealth                                 Ann Patchett

September                 How to be a Woman                         Caitlan Moran

August                        A Woman in Berlin                            Anonymous

July                             The Watchmaker of Filigree Street Natasha Pulley

June                            Forty Autumns                                  Nina Willner

May                             I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings  Maya Angelou

April                            The Geek Feminist Revolution       Kameron Hurley

March                         Stasiland                                           Anna Funder

February                    When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit       Judith Kerr

January                       Between the World and Me          Ta-Nehisi Coates



December                  The Sympathizer                             Viet Thanh Nguyen

November                  All the Single Ladies                       Rebecca Traister

October                      The Constant Gardner                    John Le Carre

September                 Wild                                                   Cheryl Strayed

August                        The Invention of Wings                   Sue Monk Kidd

July                              Everything I Never Told You           Celeste Ng

June                            Big Little Lies                                     Liane Moriarty

May                             My Name Is Lucy Barton                Elizabeth Strout

April                            In the Garden of the Beasts           Erik Larson

February                    In the Body of the World                 Eve Ensler

January                      Falling Snow                                      Mary-Rose MacColl



November                  Half the Sky                                       Nicholas Kristof/Sheryl Wudunn

October                      Americanah                                       Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

September                 All the Light We Cannot See            Anthony Doerr