Bookworms

This is a group of women from our church that meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm in Room 103 at the church. Books are selected by the members of the group.

List of recently read books.

TitleAuthorDate
One in a Million BoyMonica Wood01/23/2018
RexCathleen Lewis11/28/2017
Wright BrothersDavid McCullough10/24/2017
Man Called OveFredrik Backman9/26/2017
Underground RailroadColeson Whitehead7/25/2017
The OrchardistAmanda Coplin6/27/2017
Open Discussion5/23/2017
Becoming AmishJeff Smith4/28/2017
Last Bus to WisdomIvan Doig
3/28/2017
The Secret Chord
Geraldine Brooks2/28/2017
When Breath Becomes AirPaul Kalanithi1/24/2017
Orange is the New BlackPiper Kerman10/25/2016
Make the Impossible Possible : One Man's Crusade to Inspire Others to Dream Bigger and
Achieve the Extraordinary
Bill Strickland with Vince Rause9/27/2016
Breakfast with BuddhaRoland Merulle8/23/2016
Being MortalAtul Gawande7/26/2016
Our Souls at NightKent Haruf6/28/2016
Between the World and MeTa-Nehisi Coates5/24/2016
Station ElevenEmily St. John Mandel04/26/2016
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Daniel James Brown
03/15/2016
The Warmth of Other SunsIsabel Wilkerson

01/19/2016
The Trial of Fallen AngelsJames Kimmel, Jr.11/17/2015
Hissing CousinsMarc Peyser10/20/2015
When the Emperor was DivineJulie Otsuka9/15/2015
Close Your Eyes, Hold HandsChris Bohjalian
8/18/2015
Aviator’s WifeMelanie Benjamin7/21/2015
Boston GirlAnita Diamant06/16/2015
The Lost PaintingJonathan Harr5/18/2015
Gray MountainJohn Grisham04/21/2015
All the Light We Can Not SeeAnthony Doerr02/17/2015
TransatlanticColum McCann01/20/2015
Mrs. Kennedy and MeClint Hill11/18/2014
Invention of WingsSue Monk Kidd10/21/2014
Orphan TrainChristina Baker Kline09/16/2014
One Thousand White WomenJim Fergus08/19/2014
OddsKathleen George07/15/2014
The Burgess BoysElizabeth Strout06/17/2014
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold FryRachel Joyce05/20/2014
The 100-year-old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and DisappearedJonas Jonasson04/15/2014
Looking for meBeth Hoffman03/18/2014
Reluctant FundamentalistMohsin Hamid02/18/2014
The Presidents ClubNancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy01/21/2014
The Shoemaker's WifeAdriana Trigiani11/19/2013
Light Between OceansM. L. Stedman10/15/2013
Incontinent on the ContinentJane Christmas09/17/2013
My Beloved WorldSonia Sotomayor08/20/2013
People of the BookGeraldine Brooks07/16/2013
Behind the Beautiful ForeversKaterine Boo06/18/2013
Their eyes were watching GodZora Neale Hurston05/21/2013
The Idea of PerfectionKate Grenville04/16/2013
Language of FlowersVanessa Diffenbaugh03/19/2013
SnowmanJo Nesbo02/19/2013
GabbyGabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly01/15/2013
Thunder DogMichael Hingson10/16/2012
Consecrated DustMary Calland09/18/2012
Caleb’s CrossingGeraldine Brooks08/21/2012
In the Sanctuary of OutcastsNeil White07/17/2012
Maisie DobbsJacqueline Winspear06/19/2012
Clara and Mr. TiffanySusan Vreeland05/15/2012
Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemptionLaura Hillenbrand04/17/2012
The Art of Racing In the RainGarth Stein03/20/2012
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novelJamie Ford02/21/2012
Cleopatra: A LifeStacy Shiff01/17/2012
State of WonderAnne Patchett11/15/2011
Crossing to SafetyWallace Stegner10/18/2011
Still AliceLisa Genova09/20/2011
Stolen InnocenceElissa Wall08/16/2011
Major Pettigrew’s Last StandHelen Simonson07/19/2011
Jim the BoyTony Earley06/21/2011
Cutting for StoneAbraham Verghese05/17/2011
American LionJon Meacham 04/26/2011
Sarah's KeyTatiana de Rosnay03/15/2011
American Lion - Andrew Jackson in the White HouseJohn Meachem02/15/2011
Breakfast with BuddaRoland Merullo01/18/2011
ZeitounDavid Eggers11/16/2010
Same Kind of Different As Me Ron Hall & Denver Moore 10/19/2010
The Man From BeijingHenning Markkell 09/21/2010
The Immortal Lfe of Henrietta LacksRebecca Skloot08/17/2010
Fragile BeastsTawni O'Dell07/20/2010
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into OpportunityNicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn 06/22/2010
Half Broke Jeannette Walls05/18/2010
The Cellist of Sarajevo Steven Galloway04/20/2010
Have a Little FaithMitch Albom03/16/2010
BoomsdayChristopher Buckley02/16/2010
The HelpKathryn Stockett01/19/2010
Olive KitteridgeElizabeth Strout10/20/2009
TracksLouise Erdrich09/15/2009
The Little Toy SoldierCal Wilson08/18/2009
The PrincessJean Sasson07/21/2009
City of ThievesDavid Benioff06/16/2009
Dreams of My FatherBarack Obama05/19/2009
The ShackWilliam P. Young04/21/2009
ThemNathan McCall03/17/2009
Plain TruthJodi Picoult02/17/2009
World Without EndKenneth Follett01/20/2009
Oscar Wilde and a Death of No ImportanceGyles Brandreth11/18/2008
The SoloistSteve Lopez10/21/2008
The Boy in Striped PajamasJohn Boyne09/16/2008
Unaccustomed EarthJhumpa Lahiri08/01/2008
Animal, Vegetables, MiracleBarbara Kingsolver 07/01/2008
Dark of the MoonJohn Sandford 06/01/2008
Eat, Pray, LoveElizabeth Gilbert05/20/2008
The NineJeffrey Toobin 04/15/2008
Thousand Splendid SunsKhaled Hosseini03/18/2008
IrelandFrank Delaney02/19/2008
The Real All-AmericansSally Jenkins 01/15/2008
Revenge of the Middle Aged WomanElizabeth Buchan 11/13/2007
Peony in LoveLisa See10/16/2007
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived The Great American DustbowlTimothy Egan09/18/2007
An Un-American ChildhoodAnn Krimmage08/21/2007
Spot of BotherMark Haddon07/17/2007
The Glass CastleJeannette Walls06/19/2007
Water For ElephantsSara Gruen05/15/2007
What is the WhatDavid Eggers04/17/2007
The Memory Keeper's DaughterKim Edwards03/20/2007
The Innocent ManJohn Grisham02/20/2007
Valley of Decision Marcia Davenport 01/16/2007
Suite Francaise Irene Nemirovsky 11/14/2006
The House On Mccully Street: Miracle Stories That Will Enlarge Your Vision Of God Gladys Blews Wilson, forewords by Norma Bixler, John Guest 10/17/2006
Digging to America Anne Tyler 09/19/2006
Gilead: A Novel Marilynne Robinson 08/15/2006
Daniel Isn’t Talking Marti Leimbach 07/18/2006
Three Cups of Tea Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Rolin 06/20/2006
The Tipping Point Malcolm Gladwell 05/16/2006
In Sunlight, in a Beautiful Garden Kathleen Cambor 04/18/2006
Night Elie Wiesel 03/21/2006
Sick Puppy Carl Hiaasen 02/21/2006
1776David McCullough 01/17/2006
The Bookseller of Kabul Anne Seierstad 11/15/2005
Eventide Kent Haruf 10/18/2005
Cape Refuge Terri Blackstock 09/20/2005
Delights & Shadows Ted Kooser 08/16/2005
No Crueler Tyrannies Dorothy Rabinowitz 07/19/2005
Runaway Alice Munro 06/21/2005
Mountains Beyond Mountains Tracey Kidder 05/17/2005
Devil in the White City Eric Larson 04/19/2005
Final Solution Michael Chabon 03/15/2005
Kite Runner Khaled Hasseini 02/15/2005
Founding Mothers Cokie Roberts 01/18/2005
Secret Life of Bees Sue Monk Kidd 11/16/2004
Middlesex J. Eugenides 10/19/2004
My Sister’s Keeper Jodi Picoult 09/21/2004
Mao’s Last Dancer, A Memoir Cunxin Li 08/17/2004
The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Alexander McCall Smith 07/20/2004
Abraham, A Journey of Three Faiths Bruce Feiler 06/15/2004
The Master Butchers Singing Club Louise Erdrich 05/17/2004
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time Mark Haddon 04/20/2004
Naked in Baghdad Anne Garrels 03/16/2004
Three Junes Julia Glass 02/17/2004
The Hemingway Book Club of Kosovo Paula Huntley 01/20/2004
Continued discussion of The DiVinci Code led by The Rev. Leonard Sponaugle 11/18/2003
Life of Pi Yann Martel 10/21/2003
Seabiscuit Laura Hillenbrand 09/16/2003
Bel Canto Ann Pattchett 08/19/2003
The Davinci Code Dan Brown 07/15/2003
Leap of Faith, Memoirs of an Unexpected Life Queen Noor 06/17/2003
Five Quarters of the Orange Joanne Harris 05/20/2003
Light a Penny Candle Maeve Binchy 04/15/2003
Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress Dai Sijie 03/18/2003
I Loved You All Paula Sharp 02/18/2003
Two Books were read: An Hour Before Daylight and The Painted House First book by Jimmy Carter and second book by John Grisham 01/21/2003
The Nanny Diaries Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus 11/19/2002
Empire Falls Richard Russo 10/15/2002
Daughters of Fortune Isabel Allende 09/17/2002
Six Degrees of Separation Viewed this video followed by discussion 08/20/2002
Various books about Islam Women Various Authors 07/16/2002
The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse Louise Erdrich 06/18/2002
The Ladies of Covington Send Their Love Joan Medlicott 05/21/2002
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash Sylvia Nasar 04/16/2002
Prodigal Summer Barbara Kingsolver 03/19/2002
Peace Like a River Leif Enger 02/19/2002
John Adams David McCullough 01/15/2002
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay Michael Chabon 12/04/2001
Bowling Alone Robert D. Putnam 10/16/2001
Nickel and Dimed Barbara Ehrenreich 09/18/2001
Girl With a Pearl Earring Tracy Chevalier 07/17/2001
Galileo’s Daughter Dava Sobel 06/19/2001
Ice Bound: A Doctor's Incredible Battle for Survival at the South Pole Dr. Jerri Nielsen, Jerri Nielsen, Maryanne Vollers 05/15/2001
The Red Tent Anita Diamant 04/17/2001
First Mothers : The Women Who Shaped the Presidents Bonnie Angelo 03/20/2001
Memoirs of a Geisha Arthur S. Golden 02/20/2001
The Pillars of the Earth Ken Follett 01/16/2001