Tuesday Night Book Club Selections

 2014 Selections

January: Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay

 2001-2013 Selections

Books read in 2013:
January: Manhunt: The Twelve-day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James Swanson
February: A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
March: American Heiress by Daisy Goodwin
March: Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland
May: O Pioneers by Willa Cather
June: The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
July: Fifty Shades of Grey by E. L. James
August: Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
September: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
October: The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
September: The Dollmaker by Harriette Arnow
September: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

Books read in 2012:
January: My Name Is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira
February: Cleopatra by Stacy Schiff
March: Heaven Is for Real by Todd Burpo
April: I Am a Man by Joe Starita
May: The Dry Grass of August by Anna Jean Mayhew
June: Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier
July: Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
August: The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar
September: Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
October: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
November: The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
December: The Postmistress by Sarah Blake

Books read in 2011:
January: The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
February: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
March: The Women by T. C. Boyle
April: The Heretic's Daughter by Kathleen Kent
May: Gods and Generals by Jeff Shaara
June: Franklin and Winston by Jon Meacham
July: South of Broad by Pat Conroy
August: The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
September: Little Bee by Chris Cleave
October: Still Alice by Lisa Genova
November: Little Heathens by Mildred Armstrong Kalish
December: Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

Books read in 2010:
January: Digging to America by Anne Tyler
February: American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld
March: The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
April: The Secret Between Us by Barbara Delinsky
May: The Girls from Ames by Jeffrey Zaslow
June: The River of Doubt by Candice Millard
July: Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
August: Can't Wait to Get to Heaven by Fannie Flagg
September: The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
October: The Shack by William P. Young
November: Nothing Like It in the World by Stephen Ambrose
December: What Was Lost by Catherine O'Flynn

Books read in 2009:
January: The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman
February: Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult
March: My Cousin Rachel  by Daphne DuMaurier 
April/May: From Here to Eternity (special video showing) by James Jones
June: Sea Glass by Anita Shreve
July: Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough
August: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
September: The Echo Maker by Richard Powers
October: The Commoner by John Burnham Schwartz
November: Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
December: Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson


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Books read in 2008:
January: The Singing and Dancing Daughters of God by Timothy Schaffert
February: The Race by Richard North Patterson
March: The Madonnas of Leningrad by Debra Dean
April: Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
May: The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
June: Restoring the Burnt Child by William Kloefkorn
July: Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas
August: His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph Ellis
September: Mistress of the Art of Death by Ariana Franklin
October: Marley & Me by John Grogan
November: The Emperor's Children by Claire Messud
December: Away by Amy Bloom

Books read in 2007:
January: Baker Towers by Jennifer Haigh
February: Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons by Lorna Landvik
March: Intuition by Allegra Goodman
April: My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
May: The Secret History by Donna Tartt
June: Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick
July: Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
August: Crazy Horse by Mari Sandoz
September: Gods in Alabama by Joshilyn Jackson
October: Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky
November: The Road by Cormac McCarthy
December: Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

Books read in 2006:
January: Plot Against America by Philip Roth
February: Local Wonders by Ted Kooser
March: Wicked (postponed) by Gregory Maguire
April: Wicked by Gregory Maguire
May: Crow Lake by Mary Lawson
June: Case Histories by Kate Atkinson
July: One False Move by Alex Kava
August: Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama
September: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
October: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
November: Night by Elie Wiesel
December: Widow of the South by Robert Hicks

Books read in 2005:
January: Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
February: Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
March: My Antonia by Willa Cather
April: Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks
May: Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First One Hundred Years by Sarah and A. Elizabeth Delany with Amy Hill Hearth
June: That Old Ace in the Hole by Annie Proulx
July: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
August: Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn
September: Blessings by Anna Quindlen
October: Inside the Kingdom: My Life in Saudi Arabia by Carmen Bin Ladin
November: Outside Valentine by Liza Ward
December: Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons


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Books read in 2004:
January: Three Junes by Julia Glass
February: A Simple Habana Melody by Oscar Hijuelos
March: The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
April: Isn't It Romantic? by Ron Hansen
May: Blue Latitudes by Tony Horwitz
June: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
July: Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths by Bruce Feiler
August: The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
September: Benjamin Franklin (first half) by Walter Isaacson
October: Benjamin Franklin (second half) by Walter Isaacson
November: Life of Pi by Yann Martel
December: Reading Lolita in Tehran by Asar Nafisi

Books read in 2003:
January: A Fine Balance (first half) by Rohinton Mistry
February: A Fine Balance (second half) by Rohinton Mistry
March: The Hours by Michael Cunningham
April: Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
May: Atonement by Ian McEwan
June: The Dive from Clausen's Pier by Ann Packer
July: The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse by Louise Erdrich
August: John Adams (first half) by David McCullough
September: John Adams (second half) by David McCullough
October: Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes
November: The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
December: The Piano Tuner by Daniel Mason

Books read in 2002:
January: Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobel
February: Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells
March: A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley
April: Ahab's Wife by Sena Jeter Naslund
May: Fast Food Nation by Erick Schlosser
June: A Lantern in Her Hand by Bess Streeter Aldrich
July: Back When We Were Grownups by Anne Tyler
August: Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
September: Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver
October: Beach Music by Pat Conroy
November: Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck
December: The Bonesetter's Daughterl by Amy Tan

Books read in 2001:
April: Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
May: Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh
June: Color of Water by James McBride
July: Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
August: No Ordinary Time (first half) by Doris Kearns Goodwin
September: No Ordinary Time (second half) by Doris Kearns Goodwin
October: Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
November: Bee Season by Myla Goldberg
December: Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier

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