Books We’ve Read

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March 28, 2013 by Ayman Fadel

To our best recollection, these are the books the club has read/scheduled through June 2013.

October 2011 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Anne Shaffer & Annie Barrows (Fiction)

November 2011 The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini (Fiction)

December 2011 Isaac Newton: The Last Sorcerer by Michael White (Biography)

January 2012 The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery (Fiction)

February 2012 The Borrower by Rebecca Makkai (Fiction)

March 212 The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch (Autobiography)

April 2012  A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick (Fiction)

May 2012 (Tales of Two Kittys): Homer’s Odyssey by Gwen Cooper and Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron (Biographies, well really ‘animal biographies’)

June 2012  The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson  (Non-fiction – History)

July 2012  Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness by Alexandra Fuller (Biography)

August 2012  Scheduled:My Stroke of Insight by Jill Bolte Taylor (Non-fiction- Medical)
Actual: superseded by author presentation and reading by Sara Sommerville of Death at the Old Mill Pond (Fiction)

September 2012 Author visit: Red Summer by Cameron McWhirter (Non-fiction – history)

October 2012 My Stroke of Insight by Jill Bolte Taylor and Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick (Fiction)

November 2012 If You Ask Me by Betty White (Autobiography)

January 2013 Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone by J. K. Rowling (Fiction)

February 2013 Island of Lost Maps by Miles Harvey (Non-fiction)

March 2013 Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson (Fiction)

April  2013 Persuasion by Jane Austen (Fiction)

May  2013 The Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (Non-fiction)

June 2013 Defending Jacob by William Landay (Fiction)

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One thought on “Books We’ve Read

  1. Dennis says:

    September 2011 Initial Group Planning Meeting (per Karen)

    October 2011 “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society” by Mary Anne Shaffer & Annie Barrows (Fiction)

    November 2011 “The Kite Runner” by Khaled Hosseini (Fiction)

    December 2011 “Isaac Newton: The Last Sorcerer” by Michael White (Biography)

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