Books We've Read

Here is our list of books starting with the most current book first. We update this every month with our current choice.


    Starter for Ten by David Nicholls (November 2011)
    Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene (October 2011)
    Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart (September 2011)
    Grace Williams Says it Loud by Emma Henderson (August 2011)
    The Finkler Question (July 2011)
    The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet (June 2011)
    Room by Emma Donoghue (May 2011)
    The Long Song by Andrea Levy (April 2011)
    Wilt by Tom Sharpe (March 2011)
    So Much for That by Lionel Shriver (February 2011)
    The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas (January 2011)
    Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome (November 2010)
    Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson (October 2010)
    A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving (September 2010)
    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby (August 2010)
    Once upon a time in England by Helen Walsh (July 2010)
    The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd (June 2010)
    The Gargoyle by Andrew Davidson (May 2010)
    Gorky Park by Martin Cruz-Smith (April 2010)
    The Power of One by Bryce Courtney (March 2010)
    Cider with Rosie by Laurie Lee (February 2010)
    Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel (January 2010)
    The Autograph Man by Zadie Smith (November 2009)
    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson (October 2009)
    The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga (September 2009)
    Tortilla Flat by John Steinbeck (August 2009)
    The Double Bind by Chris Bohjalian (July 2009)
    The Killing Jar by Nicola Monhegan (June 2009) - author attended discussion!
    The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver (May 2009)
    A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole (April 2009)
    The Reader by Bernard Schlink (March 2009)
    The End of Mr Y by Scarlett Thomas (February 2009)
    The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett (January 2009)
    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (November 2008)
    Waiting for the Barbarians by JM Coatzee (October 2008)
    The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards (September 2008)
    The Bedroom Secrets of Master Chefs by Irvine Welsh (August 2008)
    Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks (July 2008)
    Secret History by Donna Tartt (June 2008)
    The Film Club by David Gilmour (May 2008)
    The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco (April 2008)
    The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing (March 2008)
    Unimagined by Imran Ahmad (February 2008) - author attended discussion!
    A Million Little Pieces by James Frey (January 2008)
    The Rotters Club by Jonathan Coe (December 2007)
    A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini (November 2007)
    Moondust by Andrew Smith (October 2007)
    The Thief of Time by John Boyne (September 2007)
    The Dice Man by Luke Rhinehart (August 2007)
    The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood (July 2007)
    Be Near Me by Andrew O'Hagan (June 2007)
    An Equal Music by Vikram Seth (May 2007)
    Perfume by Patrick Suskind (April 2007)
    The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fford (March 2007)
    The Wind-up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami (Feb 2007, 2nd time!)
    Shantaram by David Gregory Roberts (January 2007)
    The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding by Agatha Christie
    We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
    Gentlemen and Players by Joanne Harris
    The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
    Wicked by Gregory McGuire
    The Long Ships by Frans Gunner Bengtsson
    Neverwhere by Neil Gaimen
    The Historian by Elizabeth Kustova
    Concrete Island by JG Ballard
    Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
    A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina Lewycka
    The Collector by John Fowles
    Emma Brown by Claire Boylan
    Small Island by Andrea Levy
    The World According to Garp by John Irving
    The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
    Case Histories by Kate Atkinson
    The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
    A Dream Story by Arthur Schnitzler
    Brick Lane by Monica Ali
    The Movie Goer by Walter Percy
    The Wind-up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
    The English Passengers by Matthew Kneale
    The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

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