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Tikipunga Book Club reading lists

Reading lists of books discussed at Tikipunga Book Club meetings.
Updated: 14/05/2021 3:51 p.m.

May 2021

Topic: food ​culture

  •  The Omnivore's Dilemma: the secrets behind what you eat by Michael Pollan
  • In Tuscany by Frances Mayes
  • The Meaning of Rice:and other tales from the belly of Japan by Michael Booth
  • Fleur:the life and times of pioneering restauranteur Fleur Sullivan by Fleur Sullivan
  • Happy Days with the Naked Chef by Jamie Oliver
  • Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Delicious by Nicky Pellegrino
  • This is Big by Marisa Meltzer
  • The World Atlas of Street Food by Carol Wilson and Sue Quinn
  • The Lost Pianos of Siberia by Sophy Roberts

April 2021

Topic: books by Chri​s Bohjalian

  •  The Sandcastle Girls
  • Midwives
  • The Flight Attendant
  • Skeletons at the Feast
  • The Light in the Ruins
  • The Sleepwalker
  • The Night Strangers

March 2021

Topic: a country you'd like to visit

  • A Walking Guide to New Zealand's Long Trail: Te Araroa by Geoff Chapple
  • South Australia and the Northern Territory by Anthony Ham and Charles Rawlings-Way
  • Highland Living: Landscape, style and traditions of Scotland by Stephane Bern and Franck Ferrand
  • Eurydice Street: A place in Athens by Sofka Zinovieff
  • Deep South by Paul Theroux
  • In Search of Wales by H V Morton
  • The Atlantic Coast of Ireland by Jonathan Hession and John Grenham
  • Roads Less Travelled: Twenty years of exploration with New Zealand by Kennedy Warne.



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