The Skinny: We go by the basic book club format. Read a book and discuss it at our monthly meetings.
Our Reading List: January- Maus: A Survivor's Tale by Art Spiegelman February- The Spy Who Loved by Clare Mulley March- The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles April- The Heart of the Matter by Graham Green May- The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark June- Appointment in Samarra by John O'Hara July- Defending Jacob by William Landay August- And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Our Previous Reading Selections: The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton Terror in the Name of God by Jessica Stern Answer as a Man by Taylor Cauldwell The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd The Risk Pool by Richard Russo Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke On the Wings of the Morning by Marie Bostwick Lovely Bones by Alice Siebold The Kite Runner by Khaled Kosseini The Train Was on Time by Heinrich Boll A Man in Full by Tom Wolfe Code of the Woosters by P.J. Woodhouse Too Late to Say Good-Bye by Ann Rule After Dark by Haruki Murakami and Jay Rubin The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner Florence of Arabia by Christopher Buckley Persuasion by Jane Austen Going Postal by Terry Pratchett Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove by Christopher Moore The Clown by Heinrich Boll Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen Life of Pi by Yann Martel Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Choke by Chuck Palahniuk The Time Travelers Wife by Audrey Niffenegger Peachtree Road by Anne Rivers Siddon The Last Picture Show by Larry McMurty Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith A Brave New World by Aldous Huxley Blindness by Jose Saramago The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl Wicked by Gregory Maquire Loving Frank by Nancy Horan The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut One Day by David Nicolls Thunderstruck by Erik Larson Lord Vishnu's Love Handles by Will Clarke Naked Lunch by William S. Burroughs Runaway by Alice Munro When the Women Come Out to Dance by Elmore Leonard The Man of Shadows by Angel Zapata Midwich Cuckoos by John Wyndam The Spy Who Came in From the Cold by John LeCarre The Road by Cormac McCarthy Casino Royale by Ian Fleming Lucifer's Hammer by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood Metzger's Dog: A Novel by Thomas Perry Cannery Row by John Steinbeck Candide by Voltaire Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72 by Hunter S. Thompson Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell Farwell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway Liar's Autobiography Vol VI by Graham Chapman In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck The Paris Wife by Paula McLain Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline The Razor's Edge by W. Somerset Maugham Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers The Bookman's Tale by Charlie Lovett I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby Neuromancer by William Gibson The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel
Member Responsibility: If you become an inactive member for a full year you will be removed from the group