Books that have been read thus far are:

2022

  • Jan: The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis
  • Feb: A discussion of attendees favorite books
  • March: The Maid by Nita Prose
  • April: The Lincoln Highway, a novel by Amor Towles
  • May: My Twenty-five Years in Provence, by Peter Mayle

2021

  • Jan: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
  • Feb: The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Daré
  • March: The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson
  • Aprilr: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
  • May: A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Pernell
  • June: When We Believed in Mermaids by Barbara O'Neil
  • Sept: Nomadland: Surviving America in the 21st Century, by Jessica Bruder
  • Oct: The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah
  • Nov: American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins
  • Dec: The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

2020

  • Jan: Have You Seen Luis Velez by Catherine Ryan Hyde
  • Feb: The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
  • March:  Kindred by Octavia Butler
  • Aug:  This Tender Land by William Kent Kruger
  • Sep:  The Dutch House by Ann Patchett
  • Oct:  Beartown by Fredrik Backman
  • Nov:  The Storyteller's Secret by Seja Badani

2019

  • Jan: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
  • Feb: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
  • March  The Rent Collector by Camron Wright
  • April: A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel by Amor Towels
  • May: The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kiernan
  • June: The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
  • July:  In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende
  • Aug: Educated by Tara Westover
  • Sept: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  • Oct: Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris
  • Nov: Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
  • Dec: The Book of Joy by the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu

2018

  • Jan: Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
  • Feb: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
  • Mar: The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
  • Apr: Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson
  • May: Hands of My Father: A Hearing Boy, His Deaf Parents, and the Language of Love by Myron Uhlberg
  • June: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
  • July: Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan 
  • Aug: Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig 
  • Oct: The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit by Michael Finkel
  • Nov: Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Won't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
  • Dec: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict

2017

  • June: Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell 
  • July: The Rosie Project: A Novel by Graeme Simsion
  • Aug: 3mph: The Adventures of One Woman’s Walk Around the World by Polly Letofsky
  • Sept: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • Oct: These is My Words by Nancy Turner
  • Nov: Still Alice by Lisa Genova
  • Dec: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman