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Books We've Read Together

Year 9

Sept 2018 Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
Aug 2018 Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
July 2018 Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Year 8

June 2018 Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
May 2018 Empress Orchid by Anchee Min
Apr 2018 Books by author Lisa Scottoline
Mar 2018 The Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
Feb 2018 The Handyman by Carolyn See
Jan 2018 The Midwife of Hope River by Patricia Harman
Dec 2017 Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrick Backman
Nov 2017 The Book that Matters Most by Ann Hood
Oct 2017 The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
Sept 2017 Second Watch by J.A. Jance
Aug 2017 Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
July 2017 The Bronte Plot by Katherine Reay

Year 7

June 2017 Fathers Day by Simon Van Booy
May 2017 Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
Apr 2017 Radio Shangri-La, Lisa Napoli
Mar 2017 Sweet Bitter, Stephanie Danler.
Feb 2017 My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry, Fredrik Backman.
Jan 2017 Walden on Wheels, Ken Ilgunas
Dec 2016 The Improbability of Love, Hannah Rothschild
Nov 2016 Shakespeare Changed My Life, Laura Bates
Oct 2016 Americana, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Sep 2016 Racing in the Rain: My Life as a Dog, Garth Stein.
Aug 2016 The Woman Who Stole My Life, Marian Keyes
Jul 2016 A Man Called Ove, Fredrik Backman

Year 6

Jun 2016 Still Life With Bread Crumbs, Anna Quindlen
May 2016 Outline, Rachel Cusk
Apr 2016 Bury Your Dead, Louise Perry
Mar 2016 Big Little Lies, Liane Moriarty
Feb 2016 The Dive Off Clausen's Pier, Ann Packer
Jan 2016 Unexpected Guest, Anne Korkeakivi
Dec 2015 800 Grapes, Laura Done
Nov 2015 Leaving Time, Jodi Picoult
Oct 2015 Boys in the Boat, Daniel James Brown
Sept 2015 Fun Home, Allison Bechdel
Aug 2015 The Little Paris Bookshop, Nina George
July 2015 Garden of Eden, Ernest Hemingway

Year 5

June 2015 One Hundred Years of Solitude, Gabriel Garcia Marquez
May 2015 Outlander, Diana Gabaldon
Apr 2015 Once Upon a Mulberry Field, C.L. Jim Hoang
Mar 2015 Wild, Cheryl Strayed
Feb 2015 Falling Leaves: Memoirs of an Unwanted Chinese
Daughter, Adeline Yen Mah
Jan 2015 All The Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr
Dec 2014 Mr. Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore
Nov 2014 Clara and Mr. Tiffany, Susan Vreeland
Oct 2014 The 1st Ladies Detective Agency, Alexander McCall
Sept 2014 I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou.
Aug 2014 The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion, Fannie Flagg
Jul 2014 The World's Strongest Librarian, Josh Hanagarne

Year 4

June 2014 The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon.
May 2014 Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly
Apr 2014 The Travels of Jamie McPheeter by Robert Lewis
Mar 2014 The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
Feb 2014 Rain of Gold by Victor Villasenor
Jan 2014 Julia's Chocolates by Cathy Lamb
Dec 2013 Dear Life by Alice Munro
Nov 2013 Light Between the Oceans, M.L. Stedman
Oct 2013 Infidel, Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Sept 2013 Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn
Aug 2013 Anatomy of a Rose: Exploring the Secret Life of
Flowers, Sharman Apt Russell
July 2013 Bless Me Ultima, Rudolfo Anaya

Year 3

June 2013 The Crimson Petal and the White, Michel Faber
(second half)
May 2013 The Crimson Petal and the White, Michel Faber
(first half)
Apr 2013 Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey
Mar 2013 The Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, Jamie
Feb 2013 Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand, Helen Simonson
Jan 2013 Daughter of Jerusalem: An American Woman's
Journey of Faith, Sharon Geyer
Dec 2012 The School of Essential Ingredients Erica
Nov 2012 A Passage to India, E.M. Forster
Oct 2012 Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir, Azar Nafisi
Sept 2012 Prayers for Sale, Sandra Dallas
Aug 2012 Calling Invisible Women, Jeanne Ray
July 2012 Wait till Next Year Doris Kearns Goodwin

Year 2

Jun 2012 One Amazing Thing Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
May 2012 A State of Wonder Ann Patchett
Apr 2012 Cleopatra: A Life Stacy Schiff
Mar 2012 Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea Gary Kinder
Feb 2012 A Moveable Feast Ernest Hemingway
Jan 2012 The Paris Wife Paula McLain
Dec 2011 Old Books, Rare Friends: Madeline B. Stern
& Leona Rostenberg
Nov 2011 Snow Flower and The Secret Fan Lisa See
Oct 2011 Sarah's Key Tatiana de Rosnay
Sept 2011 Loving Frank Nancy Horan
Aug 2011 Olive Kitteridge Elizabeth Strout
Jul 2011 The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake, Aimee Bender

Year 1

Jun 2011 Cutting for Stone Abraham Verghese
May 2011 The Book Thief Markus Zusak
Apr 2011 Pillars of the Earth II Ken Follet
Mar 2011 Pillars of the Earth I Ken Follet
Feb 2011 Midnight's Children Salman Rushdie
Jan 2011 Bel Canto Ann Patchett
Dec 2010 The Island Beneath the Sea Isabel Allende
Nov 2010 Tattoos on the Heart Gregory Boyle
Oct 2010 A Thousand Splendid Suns Khaled Hosseini
Sept 2010 Black Wave John & Jean Silverwood
Aug 2010 The Lacuna Barbara Kingsolver
Jul 2010 The Next Thing on My List Jill Smolinski

Table of Contents

Page title Most recent update Last edited by
Books We've Read Together September 11, 2018 11:46 AM Carol S
Book Recommendations June 20, 2017 8:35 PM Ann R.
About San Juan Capistrano Book Club June 10, 2015 10:05 AM Ann R.

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