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Past Selections - "On the Lighter Side"

Date
Author
Title
October-04
Tracy, P.J.
Monkeewrench
November-04
Andrews, Mary Kay
Little Bitty Lies
December-04
Kozak, Harley Jane
Dating Dead Men
January-05
Delinsky, Barbara
Lake News
February-05
Ray, Jeanne 
Eat Cake
March-05
Evanovich, Janet
One for the Money
April-05
Heller, Jane
Female Intelligence
May-05
Rice, Luanne
Summer Light
September-05
Lipman, Elinor
Pursuit of Alice Thrift
October-05
Clark, Mary Higgins
We'll Meet Again
November-05
Winston, Lolly
Good Grief
December-05
Dunn, Sarah
Big Love
January-06
Fford, Jasper
Lost in a Good Book
February-06
King, Cassandra
Same Sweet Girls
March-06
Leon, Donna
Uniform Justice
April-06
Daum, Meghan
Quality of Life Report
September-06
Green, Jane
The Other Woman
October-06
Krich, Rochelle
Grave Endings
November-06
Hyde, Catherine Ryan
Pay it Forward
December-06
Davidson, Diane Mott
Chopping Spree
January-07
Hannah, Kristin
Angel Falls
February-07
Graham, Laurie
Future Homemakers of  America
March-07
Simpson, Mona
Anywhere But Here
April-07
Hamilton, Denise
Sugar Skull
May-07
Lawson, Mary
Crow Lake
October-07
Radish, Kris
Annie Freeman's Fabulous Traveling Funeral
November-07
Fowler, Karen Joy
Jane Austen Book Club
December-07
Mitchard, Jacquelyn
Christmas Present
January-08
Macomber, Debbie
Shop on Blossom Street
February-08
Hilderbrand, Elin
Love Season
March-08
Jacobs, Kate
Friday Night Knitting Club
April-08
Ross, Ann B.
Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind
May-08
Barnett, Jill
Days of Summer
June-08
Atkinson, Kate
Behind the Scenes at the Museum
September-08
Kiernan, Kristy
Catching Genius
October-08
Connelly, Michael
Echo Park
November-08
Baumbich, Charlene
Dearest Dorothy, Help I've Lost Myself
December-08
Gunn, Robin Jones
Finding Father Christmas
January-09
Baker, Ellen
Keeping the House
Apri l 2009
Andrews, Donna
No Nest for the Wicket
May-09
Allen, Sarah Addison
Sugar Queen
June-09
Ironside, Virginia
No, I Don't Want to Join a Book Club
July-09
Lewis, Beverly
Preacher's Daughter
August-09
Frank, Dorothea Benton
Bull's Island
Date
Title
Author
September-09
Remember me?
Sophie Kinsella
October-09
Adam and Eve and Pinch Me
Ruth Rendell
November-09
View from Mount Joy
Lorna Landvik
December-09
Christmas Train
David Baldacci
March-2010
Winter Study
Nevada Barr
April-2010
Away
Amy Bloom
May-2010
Lethal Legacy
Linda Fairstein
June-2010
I Feel Bad About My Neck
Nora Ephron
July-2010
Quilter's Legacy
Jennifer Chiaverini
Sept-2010
Rainwater
Killer Cruise
Sandra Brown
Laura Levine
Oct-2010
I Don't Know How She Does It
Allison Pearson
Nov-2010
Woman in Red
Eileen Goudge
March-2011
Goodnight Nobody
Jennifer Weiner
April-2011
Nickel &Dimed On (Not) Getting By in America
Barbara Ehrenreich
May-2011
Thereby Hangs a Tail
Spencer Quinn
June-2011
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Helen Simonson
July-2011
Lark & Termite
Jayne Anne Phillips
Sept-2011
Scent of Rain & Lighning
Nancy Pickard
Oct-2011
Poison Heart
Mary Logue
Nov-2011
Honk & Holler Opening Soon
Billie Letts
March-2012
Call Me Irresistible
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
April-2012
Spellman Files
Lisa Lutz
May-2012
True Colors
Kristin Hannah
June-2012
Weird Sisters
Eleanor Brown
July-2012
Sleeping at the Starlite Motel
Bailey White
Sept-2012
The Walk
Richard Evans
Oct-2012
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter & Sweet
Jamie Ford
Nov-2012
Ghost at the Table
Suzanne Berne
Jan-2013
The Red House
Mark Haddon
Feb-2013
American Dervish
Ayad Akhtar
March-2013
Paris Wife
Paula McLain
April-2013
Book Thief
Markus Zusak
May-2013
Defending Jacob
William Landay
June-2013
Share Your Favorite Title
July-2013
Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake
Aimee Bender
Aug-2013
Share Your Favorite Title

 

 

 

 

Past Selections- Evening Book Group

2002

Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

 

World of Pies by Karen Stolz

 

World of Pies by Karen Stolz

 

Surrender Dorothy by Meg Wolitzer

 

Wish You Well by David Baldacci

 

  How Close We've Come by Susan Kelly

 

  In the Company of Angels by N.M. Kelby

 

Salem Falls by Jodi Picoult

 

She Walks These Hills by Sharyn McCrumb

2003

  Midwives by Christopher Bohjalian

 

The Evolution of Jane by Cathleen Schine

 

The Dive From Clausen's Pier by Ann Parker

 

Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem

 

   Ice Bound by Jerry Nielsen

 

Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

 2004

Blessings by Anna Quindlen

 


     The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini

 

Mountain Beyond Mountain by Tracy Kidder

 

The DaVinci Code by Dan Brown

 

  Under the Banner of Heaven by Jon Krakauer

 

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold

 

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

 

   A Bed By the Windows by Scott Peck

   2005

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night by Mark Haddon

 

Tortilla Curtain by C.Boyle

 

Blue Diary by Alice Hoffman

 

Population: 485 by Michael Perry

 

Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult

 

She’s Come Undone by Wally Lamb

 

Life of Pi by Yann Martel

 

The Hours by Michael Cunningham 
    

2006

 Family Matters by Robinton Mistry

 

     Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier

 

Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi

 

Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire

 

Blessed are the Cheesemakers by Sarah Kate Lynch

 

Citizen Vince by Jess Walter

 

Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

 2007

 How to be Good by Nick Hornby

 

Founding Brothers by Joseph Ellis

 

Three Junes by Julia Glass

 

  Stones of Summer by Dow Mossman

 

Broken for You by Stephanie Kallos

 

Star Lake Saloon and Housekeeping Cottages by Sara Rath

 

  Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

 

History of Love by Nicole Krauss

 

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

2008

Death in a Prairie House by William Drennan

 

Loving Frank by Nancy Horan

 

Dream When You're Feeling Blue by Elizabeth Berg

 

Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

 

    Pomegranate Soup by Marsha Mehran

 

   The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

 

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

 

The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch & Jeffrey Zaslow

2009

Golden Age by Tahmima Anam

 

Lottery by Patricia Wood

 

Skeletons at the Feast by Chris Bohjalian

 

The Next Thing on My List by Jill Smolinski

 

Polygamy- topic

 

Skeltons @ the Feast by Chris Bohjalian

 

The Next Thing on my List by Jill Smolinski

 

So Brave, Young and Handsome by Leif Enger

 

Truck by Michael Perry

 

Thank You for all Things by Sandra Kring

 

Floor of the Sky by Pamela Carter Joern

 

Driftless by David Rhodes

 

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman

 

Coming Home to Eat by Gary Paul Nabhan

 

Coop by Michael Perry

 

Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

 

The Women by T.C. Boyle

 

The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown

 

Leap of Faith by Queen Noor

 

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

 

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

 

White Oleander by Janet Fitch

2011
 

The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver

 

Half Broke Horses by Jeanette Walls

 

Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones

 

Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery

 

Peace Like a River by Leif Enger

 

Night Sisters by Sara Rath

 

A Covert Affair by Jennet Conant

 

Enrique's Journey by Sonia Nazario

2012

Tigers Wife by Tea Obreht

 
 
 
 
Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell
 
 
 
 
 
Radioactive by Lauren Redniss
Obsessive Genius by Barbara Goldsmith


   

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January 31, 2013