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Book Group - The Red House, Mark Haddon

For the next meetup we will be reading The Red House by Mark Haddon. Some of us also said we would have a go at reading The Scapegoat by Daphne du Maurier. This is a "bonus" book for those of us who wanted to try a classic.

All welcome - please don't worry if you haven't finished the book before we meet. In fact it's not a complete disaster if you haven't even started!

Here's the list of what we've read before:

Street of a Thousand Blossoms - Gail Tsukiyama

The Children’s Book – AS Byatt

One Day – David Nicholls

The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet – David Mitchell

The Tenderness of Wolves – Stef Penney

The Sense of an Ending – Julian Barnes

Pure – Andrew Miller

The Girl Who Chased the Moon - Sarah Addison Allen

The Glass Palace Amitav Ghosh

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, Jean-Dominique Bauby

A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson

Frankenstein, Mary Shelley

A Week in December, Sebastian Faulks

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, Rachel Joyce

Half of a Yellow Sun, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The Mysterious Death of Miss Austen, Lindsay Ashford

Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons

Whit, Iain Banks

Mornings in Jenin, Susan Abulhawawith

The Good Soldier, Ford Madox Ford

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  • Emma

    Hi. Would love to come but unfortunately can't make that night. Hope to see you all soon.

    October 18, 2013

    • Sarah W

      Oh bother...i'm really sorry you can't make it.

      October 20, 2013

    • Charlie P.

      I really enjoyed the evening - and feel quite chuffed that I actually sort of 'prepared' for the meet-up. Well I'm no longer a worker-of-the-world, so I had the time! It was well worth it. Looking forward to the next one @:)

      November 23, 2013

  • emma c.

    Sorry i didn't finish the book, look forward to Maggie O' Farrell see you on the 6th have a lovely xmas everyone xxx

    November 20, 2013

  • Karyn

    really sorry everyone, have to work tonight now so won't make it. Really cross as spent journey to and from London on Monday finishing the book in preparation. Could you let me know the next one.
    Have great time

    November 20, 2013

    • Sarah W

      Hi Karyn, sorry you missed it. Hope you enjoyed the book. Next one will be 8/1. I'll post details asap

      November 20, 2013

  • Sarah W

    Great to see you all this evening. Huge apologies for being such a hopeless organiser. Looking forward to the next one when I hope to be the first one to arrive and the last to leave!

    1 · November 20, 2013

  • Sarah W

    Hi all, I'm stuck at work late so may be a little late but Jane will be there looking out for everyone so please look out for her and each other!

    November 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry I am going to have to miss yet again. See you all soon I hope

    November 19, 2013

  • Angela

    20 pages to go...!

    November 18, 2013

  • Kirsten

    Hi, so sorry, can't make it this time!!! Def in for next time, have fun,

    November 18, 2013

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