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Evening Book Club reading lists

Reading lists of books discussed at Evening Book Club meetings.
Updated: 11/09/2018 7:52 p.m.

September 2018

Topic: Asia

  • Mosquito by Roma Tearne
  • A Place For Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza
  • The Vegetarian by Han Kang
  • Kudos by Rachel Cusk
  • Buddhism is Not What You Think by Steve Hagen
  • The Gilded Fan by Christina Courtenay
  • The Body is a Temple by Luke Bitmead
  • Don’t Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs by Paul Carter
  • Myanmar’s Enemy Within by Francis Wade
  • In Order to Live by Yeonmi Park
  • China’s Asian Dream by Tom Miller
  • China’s Great Wall of Debt by Dinny McMahon
  • Ghost Train to the Eastern Star by Paul Theroux
  • Silence by Shusaku Endo
  • Fish of the Seto Inland Sea by Ruri Pilgrim
  • Indian Summer by Alex von Tunzelmann
  • Frontiers of Heaven by Stanley Stewart
  • In the Empire of Ghengis Khan by Stanley Stewart
  • Confessions by Kanae Minato 

August 2018

Topic: affluenza

  • Different Class by Joanne Harris

  • The Likeness by Tana French

  • What Money Can’t Buy by Michael J Sandel

  • Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan

  • Property by Lionel Shriver

  • American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis

  • I Have Lost My Way by Gayle Forman

  • Affluenza by David Labounty

  • The Joneses – DVD

  • Affluenza by Clive Hamilton and Richard Denniss

  • Future Shock by Alvin Toffler

  • Slow by Brooke McAlary

  • Affluence Without Abundance by James Suzman

  • The Accidental Superpower by Peter Zeihan

  • Stuffocation by James Wallman

  • Curing Affluenza By Richard Denniss

  • July 2018

    Topic: a quirky title/cover

    • The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris by Jenny Colgan

    • My Grandmother Sends Her Regards and Apologises by Fredrik Backman

    • Wimmera by Mark Brandi

    • Bafut Beagles by Gerald Durrell

    • Star of the North by D B John

    • Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

    • Chemistry by Weike Wang

    • Carpe Jugulum by Terry Pratchett

    • Space Opera by Catherynne M Valente

    • Authentic: Science Fiction Monthly Magazine

    • The Road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson

    • French Children Don’t Throw Food by Pamela Druckerman

    • Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

    • Ancestor Stones by Aminatta Forna

    • The Tiger and the Wolf by Adrian Tchaikovsky

    • The Bear and the Serpent by Adrian Tchaikovsky

    • The Hyena and the Hawk by Adrian Tchaikovsky

    • Tropic of Skorpeo by Michael Morrissey

    • Solaris by Stanislaw Lem

    • How to Fall in Love with a Man Who Lives in a Bush by Emmy Abrahamson

    • The Secret Life of Lucy Lovecake by Pippa James

    • The Miracle at Speedy Motors by Alexander McCall Smith

    • Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple

    • Recipe For Scandal by Debby Holt

    • Moonshine by Christina Jones

    • Look Who’s Back by Timur Vermes 

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