Past Reads from Evening Book Discussion Group
2007-08

September 10, 2007: Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
October 1, 2007: The Road by Cormac McCarthy
November 5, 2007: Read any title by Richard Russo in preparation for his visit November 5th
December 3, 2007: Saturday by Ian McEwan
January 7, 2008: The Spiral Staircase by Karen Armstrong
February 4, 2008: The Female of the Species by Joyce Carol Oates
March 3, 2008: March by Geraldine Brooks
April 7, 2008: The World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas Friedman
May 5, 2008: Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
June 2, 2008: Her Majesty's Spymaster: Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the Birth of Modern Espionage by Stephen Budiansky

2006-2007
September 11, 2006: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
October 2: In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
November 6: Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle
December 4: When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka
January 8, 2007: Self-made Man by Norah Vincent
February 5: History of Love by Nicole Krauss
March 5: Good-bye Columbus by Philip Roth
April 2: Shadow Divers by Robert Kurson
May 7: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
June 4, 2007: The Lost Painting: Quest for a Caravaggio Masterpiece by Jonathan Harr

2005-06
September 5, 2005: Instance of the Fingerpost by Iain Pears
October 3, 2005: Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
November 7, 2005: Collected Fictions by Jorge Luis Borges
December 5, 2005: The Man in the Flying Lawn Chair by George Plimpton
January 9, 2006: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
February 6, 2006: The Darling by Russell Banks
March 6, 2006: The Final Solution by Michael Chabon
April 3, 2006: Lucky Child by Loung Ung
May 1, 2006: Chronicles by Bob Dylan
June 5, 2006: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer

2004-05
September 13, 2004 — A Widow for One Year by John Irving
October 4, 2004 — Prey by Michael Crichton
November 1, 2004 — Founding Brothers by Joseph Ellis
December 6, 2004 — The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
January 3, 2005 — The Dew Breaker by Edwidge Danticat
February 7, 2005 — Little Children by Tom Perrotta
March 7, 2005 — This Boy’s Life by Tobias Wolff
April 4, 2005 — The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
May 2, 2005 — Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
June 6, 2005 — House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III

2003-04
October 6, 2003 -In the Devil's Snare: The Salem Witchcraft Crisis of 1692 by Mary Beth Norton
March 2004 - Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser
May 3, 2004 -- Krakatoa: the Day the World Exploded, August 27, 1883 by Simon Winchester
June 7, 2004 – Pattern Recognition by William Gibson



2002-03
September 9, 2002– Bridge of San Luis Rey by Thornton Wilder
October 7, 2002 -- Mystic River by Dennis Lehane
November 4, 2002 – Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich
December 2, 2002 – The Toynbee Convector" by Ray Bradbury
January 6, 2003 – Voyage of the Narwhal by Andrea Barrett
February 3, 2003 – Killing Pablo:The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw by Mark Bowden
March 3, 2003 -- Kate Vaiden by Reynolds Price
April 2003 - Savage Beauty by Nancy Milford
May 5, 2003 -- Back When We Were Grown-ups by Anne Tyler
June 2, 2003 - Five Thousand Days Like This One by Jane Brox

Past Reads from Morning Book Discussion Group
2007-08

September 19, 2007: Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
October 17, 2007: Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles
November 21, 2007: Bright Forever by Lee Martin
December 19, 2007: Stealing Buddha's Dinner by Bich Minh Nguyen
January 16, 2008: Evidence of Things Unseen by Marianne Wiggins
February 20, 2008: Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky
March 19, 2008: Snowflower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
April 16, 2008: Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
May 21, 2008: Moby Dick by Herman Melville
June 18, 2008: Loving by Henry Green

2006-07
September 20, 2006: The Lost Painting by Jonathan Harr
October 18, 2006: The Great Hurricane - 1938 by Cherie Burns
November 15, 2006: The Magician's Assistant by Ann Patchett
December 20, 2006: Cane River by Lalita Tademy
January 17, 2007: Last Days of Dogtown by Anita Diamant
February 21, 2007: Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
March 21, 2007: On Her Majesty's Secret Service by Ian Fleming
April 18, 2007: Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt
May 16, 2007: Cage of Stars by Jacqueline Mitchard
June 20, 2007: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

2005-06
September 21, 2005: The Feast of Love by Charles Baxter
October 19, 2005: The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
November 16, 2005: The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
December 21, 2005: Under The Banner of Heaven by Jon Krakauer
January 18, 2006: My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
February 15, 2006: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
March 15, 2006: Freakonomics by Stephen D. Levitt
April 19, 2006: Specimen Days by Michael Cunningham
May 17, 2006: Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
June 21, 2006: No Country For Old Men by Cormac McCarthy

2004-05
September 15, 2004: The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
October 20, 2004: Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
November 17, 2004: The Hot Flash Club by Nancy Thayer
December 15, 2004: The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
January 19, 2005: The Old Man And The Sea by Ernest Hemingway
February 16, 2005: The Age Of Innocence by Edith Wharton
March 16, 2005: Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier
April 20, 2005: Middlesex by Jeffery Eugenides
May 18, 2005: Reading Lolita In Teheran by Azar Nafisi
June 15, 2005: Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler

2003-04
May 2004 The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean
June 2004- Pursuit of Alice Thrift by Elinor Lipman

2002-03
September 18, 2002: World Below by Sue Miller
October 16, 2002: All Over but the Shoutin’ by Rick Bragg
November 20, 2002: Buffalo Soldiers by Chris Bohjalain
December 18, 2002: anything by P.G. Wodehouse
January 15, 2003: Cider House Rules by John Irving
February 19, 2003: Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
March 19, 2003: Wild Swans by Jung Chang
April 16, 2003: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea by Gary Kinder
May 21, 2003: The Green Man by Kingsley Amis
June 18, 2003: So Long, See You Tomorrow by William Maxwell

2001-02
September 19, 2001– Great Gatsby - Fitzgerald, F. Scott
October 17 – Collected Fictions - Borges, Jorge Luis.
November 14 – First Mothers - Angelo, Bonnie (2nd week of Nov.)
December 19 – Afterimage - Humphreys, Helen
January 16, 2002 -- Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson
February 20, 2002 -- Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
March 20, 2002 --One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
April 17, 2002 -- Confederacy of Dunces by Kennedy Toole
May 15, 2002 - The Widow Killers by Pavel Kohout