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October 18, 2007

Book Club Selections Nov 2007 - June 2008

The Schedule:

November 28th (note that this is not the third Wednesday)
Skipping Christmas by John Grisham at Rosemary’s

December 19th
Bring a book to give. Party at Susan’s

January 16th
Anything by Doris Lessing at Ruth’s

February 20th
Ultraviolet Sky by Alma Luz Villanueva at April’s

March 19th
Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons by Lorna Landvik at Anne’s

April 16th
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen at Susan’s

May 21st
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame at Meggin’s

June 18th
The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester at Roberta’s


Other Suggestions:

Rosemary:
I Should Have Stayed Home: The Worst Trips of the Great Writers by Roger Rapoport
The Rule of Four by Ian Caldwell

April:
The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver

Roberta:
Miracles on the Water: The Heroic Survivors of a World War II U-Boat Attack by Tom Nagorski
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Ruth:
They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky: The True Story of Three Lost Boys from Sudan by Alphonsion Deng
The Caliph's House: A Year in Casablanca by Tahir Shah
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Meggin:
As Hot as It Was You Ought to Thank Me by Nanci Kincaid
Me & Emma by Elizabeth Flock

Susan:
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
Choice of any book, then come to book club and tell everyone about it

Anne:
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi
Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi
The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas L. Friedman
Henry VIII (theme)

Other classics:
Main Street by Sinclair Lewis
Frankenstein by Mary Shelly

Posted by s-gang at 10:29 AM