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Hyde Park Book Club Pages

We've been meeting once a month since September 2010, usually at members homes around Hyde Park. We generally alternate between fiction and non-fiction, following member's suggestions.
Here are some of the books we have read and discussed:

The Mind's Eye, by Oliver Sacks
Waiting for the Barbarians, by JM Coetzee
Lakota Woman, by Mary Crow Dog
Americanah, by Chimamnda Ngozi Adichie
Still Alice, by Lisa Genova
For the Benefit of Those Who See, by Rosemary Mahoney
The Storied Life of A J Fikry, by Gabrielle Zevin
The Happiness Project, by Gretchen Rubin
The Husband's Secret, by Liane Moriarty
Zealot, by Reza Aslan
The Handmaid's Tale, by Margaret Atwood
My Beloved World, by Sonia Sotomayor
Longbourn, by Jo Baker
Behind the Beautiful Forevers, by Katherine Boo
The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt
The House at Sugar Beach, by Helene Cooper
Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger
Wild, by Cheryl Strayed
Lives of Girls and Women, by Alice Munro
Going Clear, by Lawrence Wright
Small Island, by Andrea Levy
Stuck in the Middle with You, by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn
Wolf Hall, by Hilary Mantel
Deep Survival, by Laurence Gonzales
The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Below Stairs, by Margaret Powell
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand, by Helen Simonson
Complications, by Atul Gawande
State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett
The Glass Castle, by Jeannette Walls
Olive Kitteridge, by Elizabeth Strout
Reading Lolita in Tehran, by Azar Nafisi
I, Robot, by Isaac Asimov
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot
As I Lay Dying, by William Faulkner
The Stranger, by Camus
A Walk in the Woods, by Bill Bryson
Room, by Emma Donoghue
Gang Leader for a Day, by Sudhir Venkatesh
Year of Wonders: a novel of the plague, by Geraldine Brooks
Cleopatra, by Stacy Schiff
Never Let Me Go, by Kazuo Ishiguro
Stiff, by Mary Roach
Gilead, by Marianne Robinson
Europeana, by Patrik Ourednik
The Piano Teacher, by Janice Lee
The Sparrow, by Mary Doria Russell
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, by Seth Grahame-Smith
The Help, by Katherine Stockett
The Ghost Map, by Steven Johnson
The King's Speech, by Logue & Conradi
Whiskey Rebels, by David Liss
For the Thrill of It, by Simon Baatz
Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe
Freakonomics, by Levitt & Dubner

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