The Austin Contemporary Fiction Book Club Message Board › Winners of Peter's Group Book Poll for 2014
The following twelve books scored the highest percentages out of the 25 books that had been nominated. They will be our scheduled books (in no particular order) over the next twelve months.
A big thank you to this of you who went to the time and trouble to give us nominations and thanks too to the 30 or so people who took part in the poll.
The Book Thief by Mark Zusak 71%
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt 70%
Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee 69%
The Sound of Things Falling by Juan Gabriel Vasquez 65%
A Sport and a Pastime by James Salter 65%
Butcher’s Crossing by John Williams 63%
The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin 61%
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri 60%
London Fields by Martin Amis 57%
In the Skin of a Lion by Michael Ondaatje 57%
Lights Out by Half Fast by David Crawford 57%
No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy 57%