Readers Club Selections

 2014 Selections

January: Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier

 2004-2013 Selections

Books read in 2013:
January: Expats by Chris Pavone
February: Madame Tussaud by Michelle Moran
March: Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard
April: O Pioneers by Willa Cather
May: The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
June: The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
July: The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar
August: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
September: State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
October: My Name Is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira
November: Nothing Daunted by Dorothy Wickenden
December: Prayers for Sale by Sandra Dallas

Books read in 2012:
January: The Help by Kathryn Stockett
February: I Am a Man by Joe Starita
March: Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay
April: Dry Grass of August by Anna Jean Mayhew
May: Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum
June: Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
July: Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland
August: Before I Go to Sleep by S. J. Watson
September: The Road from Coorain by Jill Ker Conway
October: The Bonesetter's Daughter by Amy Tan
November: The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
December: The Forgotten Affairs of Youth by Alexander McCall Smith

Books read in 2011:
January: Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
February: Georgiana: The Duchess of Devonshire by Amanda Foreman
March: Killer Angels by Michael Shaara
April: The Endurance by Caroline Alexander
May: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie
June: Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver
July: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
August: The Postmistress by Sarah Blake
September: Murder on a Bad Hair Day by Anne George
October: Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
November: Big Stone Gap by Adriana Trigiani
December: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

Books read in 2010:
January: Life of Pi by Yann Martel
February: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
March: The Plot Against America by Philip Roth
April: Year of Fog by Michelle Richmond
May: Julie & Julia by Julie Powell
June: Little Heathens by Mildred Armstrong Kalish
July: The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
August: The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
September: Mistress of the Art of Death by Ariana Franklin
October: Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
November: An Irish Country Doctor by Patrick Taylor
December: Rocket Boys by Homer Hickam Jr.

Books read in 2009:
January: The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
February: Can't Wait to Get to Heaven by Fannie Flagg
March/April: Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas
May: Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
June: The Shack by William P. Young
July: The Road by Cormac McCarthy
August: The Color of Water by James McBride
September: Plainsong by Kent Haruf
October: The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
November: The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman
December: North River by Pete Hamill

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Books read in 2008:
January: Ines of My Soul by Isabel Allende
February: The Echo Maker by Richard Powers
March: Team of Rivals (Part I) by Doris Kearns Goodwin
April: Team of Rivals (Part II) by Doris Kearns Goodwin
May: Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
June: Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs
July: Restoring the Burnt Child by William Kloefkorn
August: Digging to America by Anne Tyler
September: Madonnas of Leningrad by Debra Dean
October: In the Land of Second Chances by George Shaffner
November: Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick
December: Marley & Me by John Grogan

Books read in 2007:
January: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
February: Baker Towers by Jennifer Haigh
March: Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines
April: Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
May: His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph Ellis
June: Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
July: Unfinished Life by Mark Spragg
August: Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky
September: Crazy Horse by Mari Sandoz
October: Gods in Alabama by Joshilyn Jackson
November: Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid by Bill Bryson
December: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Books read in 2006:
January: My Sister's Keeper by Khaled Hosseini
February: The Master Butchers Singing Club by Sarah Dunant
March: The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
April: Pompeii by Robert Harris
May: Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy by Diana Preston
June: Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood
July: The Jane Austen Book Club by Karen Joy Fowler
August: One False Move by Alex Kava
September: Ava's Man by Rick Bragg
October: The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
November: Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
December: Widow of the South by Robert Hicks

Books read in 2005:
January: Krakatoa by Simon Winchester
February: No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
March: When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka
April: My Antonia by Willa Cather
May: Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
June: In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick
July: Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
August: The Known World by Edward P. Jones
September: Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
October: Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons by Lorna Landvik
November: Isaac's Storm by Erik Larson
December: The Optimist's Daughter by Eudora Welty

Books read in 2004:
August: Goodnight, Nebraska by Tom McNeal
September: House of Sand and Fog by Andre DuBus III
October: Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough
November: Chocolat by Joanne Harris
December: Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane

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