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Evening Book Club reading lists

Reading lists of books discussed at Evening Book Club meetings.
Updated: 11/07/2017 9:31 p.m.

July 2017

Topic: feminism

  • The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
  • Face Value by Autumn Whitefield-Madrano
  • Rosie the Riveter
  • On the Wilder Shores of Love by Lesley Blanch
  • The Wilder Shores of Love by Lesley Blanch
  • Dear Ijeawele by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • My Autobiography by Jackie Shilling
  • For Her Own Good by Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English
  • Inside Stories by Frances Walsh
  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  • Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
  • The Power by Naomi Alderman 

June 2017

Topic: saga

  • Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien
  • Neapolitan Novels series by Elena Ferrante
  • Jessica by Bryce Courtenay
  • The Cairo Trilogy by Naguib Mahfouz
  • The Trowenna Sea by Witi Ihimaera
  • Barkskins by Annie Proulx
  • Some Luck by Jane Smiley
  • Infinitesimal by Amir Alexander
  • A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
  • Last Hundred Years series by Jane Smiley
  • Goneville by Nick Bollinger
  • Gangster by Lorenzo Carcaterra
  • A Fort of Nine Towers by Qais Akbar Omar
  • Shogun by James Clavell
  • The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart 

May 2017

Topic: travel

  • Down Under by Bill Bryson
  • Slovenia for Children
  • Austin Mitchell’s Talkin’ Yorksher
  • Venetian Curiosities by Donna Leon
  • Mustn’t Grumble by Joe Bennett
  • Angkor and the Khmer Civilization by Michael D Coe
  • Passage to Juneau by Jonathan Raban
  • Narrowboat Nomads by Steve Haywood
  • Storms and Dreams by John Dunmore
  • Frontiers of Heaven by Stanley Stewart
  • Honey and Dust by Piers Moore Ede
  • Earth of Distant Suns by Michael Carroll
  • The Making of the British Landscape by Francis Pryor
  • The Burning Page by Genevieve Cogman
  • Airframe by Michael Crichton
  • The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
  • The Man Who Invented History by Justin Marozzi
  • Traveler’s Tales, Greece: true stories ed by Larry Habegger, Sean O’Reilly and Brian Alexander 

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