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Evening Book Club reading lists

Reading lists of books discussed at Evening Book Club meetings.
Updated: 12/04/2017 1:23 p.m.

April 2017

Topic: spirituality

  • Days Without End by Sebastian Barry
  • The Lion Handbook: the world’s religions
  • The Masks of Christ by Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince
  • Solomon’s Tale by Sheila Jeffries
  • Solomon’s Kitten by Sheila Jeffries
  • The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
  • A Very Short Introduction to Buddhism by Damien Keown
  • Waking Up by Sam Harris
  • The Greatest Miracle in the World by Og Mandino
  • The Pilgrimage by Paulo Coelho
  • Remembering Christchurch: voices from decades past by Alison Parr
  • Tipping Sacred Cows by Betsy Chasse
  • The Evolution of God by Robert Wright
  • Rebirth by Kamal Ravikant 

March 2017

Topic: the future

  • Afterburn: society beyond fossil fuels by Richard Heinberg
  • Wonder by R J Palacio
  • When Mr Dog Bites by Brian Conaghan
  • Boundary by Eric Flint and Ryk E Spoor
  • Young Miles by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu
  • Red Rising by Pierce Brown
  • Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
  • The Road to Winter by Mark Smith
  • Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel
  • The Industries of the Future by Alec Ross
  • Children of the New World by Alexander Weinstein
  • Progress by Johan Norberg 

February 2017

Topic: a holiday read

  • Working Class Boy by Jimmy Barnes
  • I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes
  • Trust Your Eyes by Linwood Barclay
  • Due Preparations for the Plague by Jeanette Turner Hospital
  • Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
  • Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
  • Glasshouse by Charles Stross
  • Secrets of the Sea House by Elisabeth Gifford
  • The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 ¼ years old
  • And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
  • Tea Time for the Traditionally Built by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Laidlaw by William McIlvaney
  • The White Road by Edmund De Waal
  • Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier
  • Orphan X by Gregg Hurwitz
  • Nowhere Man by Gregg Hurwitz
  • The Wonder by Emma Donoghue
  • The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
  • The Quiet American by Graham Greene
  • Chéri by Colette
  • Where My Heart Used to Beat by Sebastian Faulks
  • Confessions of a Sociopath by M E Thomas
  • So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson
  • The Wolf Trial by Neil Mackay
  • Days Without End by Sebastian Barry
  • The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney
  • TransAtlantic by Colum McCann
  • The Beautiful Dead by Belinda Bauer
  • The List of My Desires by Grégoire Delacourt   

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