Book Club Schedules

2013-2014 Book Club Schedule 

August 9 – 11
Book: Gone Girl
Leader: Cathy
Author: Gillian Flynn
Hostess: Jeanne, Lee Ann, Jan
Book: The Dinner
Author: Herman Koch

September 12
Book: Where’d You Go Bernadette?
Leader: Jeanne
Author: Maria Semple
Hostess: Lee Ann

October 10
Book: The Paris Wife
Leader: Patty
Author: Paula McLain
Hostess: Juanita

November 14
Book: The Round House
Leader: Carole
Author: Louise Erdrich
Hostess: Jan

December 12
Event: Dinner, a movie, and a book exchange at Jeanne’s house

January 9
Book: A Fine Balance
Leader: Susan
Author: Rohinton Mistry
Hostess: Patty

February 13
Book: The Light Between Oceans
Leader: Lee Ann
Author: M.L. Stedman
Hostess: Susan

March 13
Book: TBD
Leader: Elizabeth
Author:

Hostess: Elizabeth

April 17 (due to Spring Break)
Book: I am Charlotte Simmons
Leader: Sheri
Author: Tom Wolfe
Hostess: Sheri

May 8
Book: Joy in the Morning
Leader: Jan
Author: Betty Smith
Hostess: Cathy

The Transplanted Readers Book Club
2012-2013 Schedule
August 17-19
Book: The Tiger’s Wife Leader: Patty
Author: Tea Obreht Hostess: Jeanne
September 13
Book: Defending Jacob Leader: Carole
Author: William Landay Hostess: Susan
October 11
Book: The Submission Leader: Lee Ann
Author: Amy Waldman Hostess: Laura
November 8
Book: The Kitchen House Leader: Elizabeth
Author: Kathleen Grissom Hostess: Lee Ann
December 14
Event: Dinner, a movie, and a book exchange at Jeanne’s house
January 10
Book: Madame Tussaud Leader: Donna
Author: Michelle Moran Hostess: Patty
WEDNESDAY, February 13
Book: The Madonnas of Leningrad Leader: Susan
Author: Debra Dean Hostess: Elizabeth
March 14
Book: The Aviator’s Wife Leader: Cathy
Author: Melanie Benjamin Hostess: Carole
April 18
Book: Home Front Leader: Jeanne
Author: Kristin Hannah Hostess: Sheri
May 9
Book: Four of a Kind Leader: Juanita
Author: Valerie Frankel Hostess: Cathy

 

2009-2010 Schedule

 August 13

Book:               Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

Leader:            Jeanne

Hostess:          Jeanne

 September 16

Book:               Still Alice by Lisa Genova

Leader:            Jan

Hostess:          Susan

 October 8

Book:               Me and Emma by Elizabeth Flock

Leader:            Sherri

Hostess:          Sherri

November 12

Book:               One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus

Leader:            Laura

Hostess:          Laura

December 17

Dinner and book mark exchange

 January 14

Book:               Lucifer’s Hammer by Larry Niven

Leader:            Susan

Hostess:          Lee Ann

 February 11

Book:               City of Thieves by David Benioff

Leader:            Cathy

Hostess:          Carole

 March 11

Book:               The Secret of Lost Things by Sheridan Hay

Leader:            Rebecca

Hostess:          Jeanne

 April 8

Book:               The Help by Kathryn Stockett

Leader:            Lee Ann

Hostess:          Juanita

 May 13

Book:               Cast of Shadows by Kevin Guilfoile

Leader:            Juanita

Hostess:          Cathy

2008-2009 Schedule

August 14

Book:               Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

Leader:            Jeanne

Hostess:          Jeanne

 September 11

Book:               A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah

Leader:            Carole

Hostess:          Lee Ann

 October 9

Book:               The Black Flower by Howard Bahr

Leader:            Rebecca

Hostess:          Sheri

November 13

Book:               Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross

Leader:            Sheri

Hostess:          Jan

 January 8

Book:               The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski

Leader:            Lee Ann

Hostess:          Rebecca

 February 12

Book:               The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry

Leader:            Patty

Hostess:          Carole

 March 12

Book:               Straight Man by Richard Russo

Leader:            Cathy

Hostess:          Laura

 April 16

Book:               Alas Babylon by Pat Frank

Leader:            Susan

Hostess:          Juanita

 May 7

Book:               Peace Like a River by Leif Enger

Leader:            Juanita

Hostess:          Cathy

2007-2008 Schedule

 

August 16

Book:               Evidence of Things Unseen by Marianne Wiggins

Leader:            Rebecca

Hostess:          Sheri

 September 13

Book:               Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie

Leader:            Sheri

Hostess:          Lee Ann

 October 11

Book:               The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

Leader:            Juanita

Hostess:          Rebecca

November 8

Book:               Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi

Leader:            Jan

Hostess:          Susan

 January 10

Book:               The Kommandant’s Girl by Pam Jenoff

Leader:            Lee Ann

Hostess:          Carole

 February 14

Book:               The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar

Leader:            Carole

Hostess:          Laura

 March 13

Book:               The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

Leader:            Cathy

Hostess:          Juanita

 April 17

Book:               Loving Frank by Nancy Horan

Leader:            Patty

Hostess:          Patty

 May 8

Book:               The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

Leader:            Susan

Hostess:          Cathy

 

2006-2007 Schedule

 

September 21

Book: Autobiography of a Face by Lucy Grealy and

Truth and Beauty by Ann Patchett

Discussion Leader: Susan Nock

Hostess: Lee Ann Gregg

 October 12

Book: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

Discussion Leader: Jan Boyd

Hostess: Sheri Winston

 November 9

Book: Small Island by Andrea Levy

Discussion Leader: Cathy Pelletier

Hostess: Patty Sakalik

 January 11

Book: The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

Discussion Leader: Janie Stevens

Hostess: Susan Nock

 February 15

Book: The Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards

Discussion Leader: Carole Siracusa

Hostess: Carole Siracusa

 March 15

Book: Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

Discussion Leader: Laura Gordon

Hostess: Laura Gordon

 April 12

Book: Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Bhrenreich

Discussion Leader: Lee Ann Gregg

Hostess: Juanita Hulsey

 May 10

Book: Water for Elephants

Discussion Leader: Patty Sakalik

Hostess: Cathy Pelletier

 

2005-2006 Schedule

 

September 8

Book: The Other Boleyn Girl by Phillipa Gregory

Discussion Leader: Susan Nock

Hostess: Elizabeth Derby

 October 13

Book: Suspect by Michael Robotham

Discussion Leader: Janie Stevens

Hostess: Juanita Hulsey

 November 10

Book: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Discussion Leader: Sheri Winston

Hostess: Patty Sakalik

 January 12

Book: As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner

Discussion Leader: Laura Gordon

Hostess: Lee Ann Gregg

 February 9

Book: In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez

Discussion Leader: Carole Siracusa

Hostess: Laura Gordon

 March 16

Book: Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Discussion Leader: Cathy Pelletier

Hostess: Carole Siracusa

 April 20

Book: Gilead by Marilynne Robinson

Discussion Leader: Juanita Hulsey

Hostess: Sheri Winston

 May 11

Book: : The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

Discussion Leader: Lee Ann Gregg

Hostess: Cathy Pelletier

 

 

2004-2005 Schedule

 

September 9

Book: East of Eden by John Steinbeck

Discussion Leader: Sheri Winston

Hostess: Juanita Hulsey

 October 14

Book: The Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett

Discussion Leader: Leigh Ann Gregg

Hostess: Janie Stevens

 November 11

Book: The Jane Austen Book Club by Karen Joy Fowler

Discussion Leader: Janie Stevens

Hostess: Sheri Winston

 January 13

Book: The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

Discussion Leader: Jan Boyd

Hostess: Susan Nock

 February 10

Book: To Dance With the White Dog by Terry Kay

Discussion Leader: Cathy Pelletier

Hostess: Carole Siracusa

 March 10

Book: The View From Delphi by Jonathon Odell

Discussion Leader: Carole Siracusa

Hostess: Leigh Ann Gregg

 April 14

Book: The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

Discussion Leader: Laura Gordon

Hostess: Laura Gordon

 May 12

Book: The Know-It All by A.J. Jacobs

Discussion Leader: Juanita Hulsey

Hostess: Cathy Pelletier

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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