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Book Discussion Group: Previous Selections II

Find out what the group is currently reading, when the next meeting will take place, and what previous books have been read.

Previously Discussed


The Winter of Our Discontent, John Steinbeck

The Light Between Oceans,  M.L. Stedman

The Swerve: Or How the World Became Modern, Stephen Greenblatt

Under the Wide and Starry Sky, Nancy Horan

The Boost, Stephen Baker

The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde

Disgraced,  Ayad Akhtar

The Meaning of Human Existence, E.O. Wilson


Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, Ben Fountain

Dead Souls, Nikolai Gogol

Suspended Sentences, Patrick Modiano

The Stranger, Harlan Coben

A Tale for the Time Being, Ruth Ozeki

The End of the Affair, Graham Greene

Fates and Furies, Lauren Goff

My Brilliant Friend, Elena Ferrante


Empire of Fear, Andrew Hosken

My Name is Lucy Barton, Elizabeth Strout

The Art of Hearing Heartbeats, Jan-Philipp Sendker

The Paris Wife, Paula McClain

Alexander Hamilton, Ron Chernow

Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda

Your Face in Mine, Jess Row

The Orphan Master's Son, Adam Johnson


The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead

Ordinary Grace, William Kent Kreuger

The Wonder, Emma Donoghue

The Plot Against America, Philip Roth

Autumn, Ali Smith

Embracing the Sign: A Journey of Faith, Science, and Experience                                                                                            Marion Goldstein

Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Previously Discussed


Judas by Amos Oz

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

A Spy Among Friends by Kim Philby

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

Frankenstein by Mary Shelly

Clock Dance by Anne Tyler


Mystic Masseur by V.S. Naipaul

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

Nora Webster by Colm Toibin

Bar Harbor Retirement Home for Famous Writers by Terri-Lynne DeFino

Unsettled by Barbara Kingsolver

Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Educated by Tara Westover

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the 

Last Trial of Harper Lee by Casey Cep

Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad


The Overstory by Richard Powers

In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende

The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

2020 Meetings via ZOOM

The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott

Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver

The Glass House by Beatrice Colin