In reverse chronological order, going back to June 2007, the Adult Book Club has previously read…


Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
The Versions of Us by Laura Barnett
Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
Five Days at Memorial by Sheri Fink


The Good Good Pig by Sy Montgomery
Charcoal Joe by Walter Mosley
The Pigeon Tunnel by John Le Carre
My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
The Paris Architect by Charls Belfoure
Dead Wake by Erik Larson
Family Tree by Susan Wiggs
Maggie Smith by Michael Coveney
LaRose by Louise Erdrich
The Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes


I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw
The Heist by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
The Unexpected Waltz by Kim Wright
The Ship of Brides by Jojo Moyes
The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes
One Plus One by Jojo Moyes
The Island at the Center of the World by Russell Shorto
Longbourn by Jo Baker
The Wrong Girl by Hank Phillippi Ryan
The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Koppel


Faceoff by David Baldacci ed.
Vatican Waltz by Roland Merullo
Breakfast with Buddha by Roland Merullo
A Little Love Story by Roland Merullo
The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabriele Zevin
The Men Who United the States by Simon Winchester
Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan
In the Kingdom of Ice by Hampton Sides
China Dolls by Lisa See
Defending Jacob by William Landay
The Opposite of Fate by Amy Tan
The Postmistress by Sarah Blake


Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
Shannon by Frank Delaney
Bossypants by Tina Fey
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
Code to Zero by Ken Follett
The Art Forger by B. A. Shapiro
Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
I’m a Stranger Here Myself by Bill Bryson
In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson
The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moor
The Girls from Ames by Jeffrey Zaslow
The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
Happier at Home by Gretchen Craft Rubin


Still Life by Louise Penny
The Nine : Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court by Jeffrey Toobin
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
The Last Time I Saw You by Elizabeth Berg
Terminal Freeze by Lincoln Child
Surely you’re joking, Mr. Feynman : Adventures of a Curious Character by Richard Feynman
What Do You Care What Other People Think? : Further Adventures of a Curious Character by Richard Feynman
The Pleasure of Finding Things Out : The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman by Richard Feynman
A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
On Agate Hill by Lee Smith
North River by Pete Hamill
Zero Day by David Baldacci
Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck


The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
The Surgeon by Tess Gerritsen
The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier
Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier
The Virgin Blue by Tracy Chevalier
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
The Zookeeper’s Wife : A War Story by Diane Ackerman
Leap of Faith : Memoirs of an Unexpected Life by Queen Noor
The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
American Gods by Neil Gaiman


Little Bee by Chris Cleave
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
The Weight of Water by Anita Shreve
Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Before You Know Kindness by Christopher Bohjalian
The Double Bind by Christopher Bohjalian
Midwives by Christopher Bohjalian
The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
Orange is the New Black : My Year in a Women’s Prison by Piper Kerman
The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
The Piano Teacher by Janice Y.K. Lee
Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay


Ten Little Indians by Sherman Alexie
The Heretic’s Daughter by Kathleen Kent
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
In the Heart of the Sea : The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex by Nathaniel Philbrick
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver
I Know This Much Is True by Wally Lamb
The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane
Loving Frank by Nancy Horan


The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak
The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
Nature Girl by Carl Hiaasen
The Color of Water by James McBride
The Monsters of Templeton by Lauren Groff
Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey
Here If You Need Me by Kate Braestrup
A Dog’s Life by Peter Mayle
The White Darkness by Geraldine McCaughrean


Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Baker Towers by Jennifer Haigh
The Ghost by Robert Harris
Tender at the Bone by Ruth Reichl
Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl
Good Omens : The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
Dress Your Family in Corderoy and Denim by David Sedaris
When You are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina Lewycka
Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell
Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi


Then We Came to the End by Joshua Ferris
A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
The Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle
Pompeii: A novel by Robert Harris
How to Be Good by Nick Hornby
Truth and Beauty by Ann Patchett
Crow Lake by Mary Lawson