Books We've
Suggested Reading
The following books have been suggested either by or to one of the club members.

2017 Books that we considered:

  The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens
  Hard to Breathe  by Tom Combs
by Ann Patchett
  You Should Have Known
by Jean Hanff Korelitz
  The Girls
by Emma Cline
  I am Pilgrim
Terry Hayes
  Observation Hill
by Tim Jollymore
  A Great Reckoning
by Louise Penny

2016 Books that we considered:

  Take Me With You
by Catherine Ryan Hyde
   The Relic Master by Christopher Buckley
   One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus
   The Orphan Trian by Christina Baker Kline
   Go Set a Watchman by Harper Liee
   I am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes
   Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
   Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
   Down Dog Diary by Sherry Roberts

2015 Books that we considered:

The Arsonist: A Novel by Sue Miller
   The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
   Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall
   Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
   Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared M Diamond

2014 Books that we considered:

The Shoemaker's Wife by Adriana Trigiani   

   Defending Jacob by William Landay
   Lest Innocent Blood Be Shed by Philip Hallie
   Lookaway Lookaway by Wilton Barnhardt
   Where'd You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple
   Explanation for Everything by Laren Grodstein
   Quiet Dell by Jayne Anne Phillips
   Bellman & Black by Diane Setterfield
   The Kill Artist by Daniel Silva
   The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty

2013 Books that just missed:

   Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum
   Garlic & Saphires
by Ruth Reichl
by Hillary Jordan
   A Secret Kept
by Tatiana de Rosnay
   No Easy Day
by Mark Owen
   The Light Between Oceans
by M.L. Stedman
   Killing Kennedy
by Bill O'Reilly
   The Bakers Daughter
by Sarah McCoy
   The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak

2012 Books that just missed:

   33 Men: Inside the Miraculous Survival & Dramatic Rescue of the Chilean Miners by Jonathan Franklin
  Cane River
by Lalita Tademy
   The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
   Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
   The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
   Pompeii by Robert Harris
   On a Winter's Night a Traveler by Italo Calvino
   The Salt Road by Jane Johnson
   Shanataram by Gregory David Roberts
   Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
   Up From the Blue by Susan Henderson

Previous Years' Suggestions:
   A Year In Provence by Peter Mayle
   Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
   Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls
   Rescue by Anita Shreve
   The Chemistry of Calm by Henry Emmons, M.D.
   The House on the Strand by Dame Daphne Du Maurier
   The Fly Boys by James Bradley
   When Bad Things Happen to Good People by Harold Kushner
   The Lord is my Shepherd by Harold Kushner
   The Unknown Errors of Our Lives by Chitra Divakaruni
   What Men Won't Tell You but Women Need to Know by Bob Berkowitz & Roger Gittines
   Sleeping with Schubert by Bonnie Marson