Sunday, August 06, 2017

The Good News Book Club

3/2018 Being Mortal - Atul Gawande *****
1/2018 It's All Relative - A. J. Jacobs (Lisa) DNR
12/2017 My Italian Bulldozer - Alexander McCall Smith (Marie) ***
11/2017 Refuge - Dina Nayeri (Reza) ****
9/2017 A Gentleman in Moscow - Amor Towles (Cory) ***
7/2017 Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan (Julie) DNR
6/2017 What Is The What - Dave Eggers (Bobby) ****
4/2017 I Hate To Leave This Beautiful Place by Howard Norman (Silke)
2/2017 News Of The World by Paulette Jiles (Lisa) DNR
1/17 The Sellout by Paul Beatty (Reza) *
11/16 The Nightengale by Kristin Hannah (Cory) DNR
9/16 Outline by Rachel Cusk (Julie) ***
8/16 The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith (Lisa) DNR
7/16 A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout and Sarah Corbett (Bobby) DNR
5/16 All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (Marie) DNR
3/16 Migratory Animals by Mary Helen Specht (Reza) ***
2/16 The Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal (Cory) ****
12/15 Big Little Lies by Liane Moriaty (Julie) ****
11/15 (Bobby)
9/15 One Step Too Far by Tina Seskis (Lisa) DNR
7/15 The Guernsey Literary Potato Peel and Pie Society by Annie Barrows & Mary Ann Shaffer (Julie) ****
6/15 The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins (Reza) ****
5/15 The Last Flight of Poxl West by Daniel Torday (Cory)
2/15 Me Before You by Jojo Moyes (Bobby)
12/14 The Constellation of Vital Phenomenon by Anthony Marra (Lisa) DNR
11/14 The Telling Room by Michael Paterniti (Bob) **
9/14 The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez (Marie)***
8/14 The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid (Reza) ****
6/14 Where'd You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple (Cory) ****
4/14 The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer (Julie) DNR
3/14 Seating Arrangements by Maggie Shipstead (Bobby) ****
2/14 Truth In Advertising by John Kenney (Lisa) ****
12/13 Signal and Noise by Nate Silver (Bob) ****
11/13 The Cuckoo's Calliing by J.K. Rowling (Marie) ***
9/13 The Unlikely Pilgramage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce (Reza) ***
7/13 The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides (Cory) DNR
6/13 Out of the Easy - Ruta Sepsys (Julie) DNR
4/13 The Dirty Life (Bobby) DNR
3/13 Wild - Cheryl Strayed (Lisa) DNR
1/13 Touching The Void - Joe Simpson (Bob) ***
11/12 American Dervish - Ayad Akhtar (Reza) ****
9/12 Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell (Cory) DNR
7/12 A Drop of the Hard Stuff by Lawrence Block (Julie) ****
5/12 The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach (Bobby) *****
4/12 Faithful Place by Tana French (Lisa) ****
2/12 The Sex Lives of Cannibals by J. Marten Troost (Bob) DNR
1/12 The Book of Joe by Jonathan Tropper (Marie) DNR
11/11 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (Reza) DNR
9/11 The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman (Cory) ****
8/11 This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper (Julie) ***
6/11 Three Junes by Julia Glass (Bobby) ****
5/11 Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote (Silke) DNR
4/11 Operation Mincemeat by Ben Macityre (Lisa) DNR
3/11 The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid by Bill Bryson (Bob) DNR
1/11 Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin (Julie)****
11/10 Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson (Reza) ****
10/10 Cutting For Stone by Abraham Verghese (Cory) *****
7/10 Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann (Julie) DNR
5/10 The Help by Kathryn Stockett (Bobby) ****
4/10 Bel Canto by Ann Patchett (Silke) ****
1/10 The Billionaire's Vinegar by Benjamin Wallace (Bob) ***
12/09 Without a Map by Meredith Hall (Marie) ****
10/09 Breath by Tim Winton (Reza) ***
9/09 My Life in France by Julia Child and Alex Prud'Homme (Cory) ****
8/09 The Ballad of Trenchmouth Taggart by M. Glenn Taylor (Julie) DNR
6/09 Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris (Bobby) **
5/09 Lust for Life by Irving Stone (Lisa) **
4/09 Out Stealing Horses: A Novel by Per Petterson (Silke) *****
3/09 Born On A Blue Day by Daniel Tammet (Bob) DNR
1/09 Water for Elephants: A Novel by Sara Gruen (Julie) ***
12/08 The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga (Reza) ****
10/08 All New People by Anne Lamott (Cory) ***
9/08 The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz (Julie) DNR
7/08 Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin (Lisa) ****
6/08 Mudbound by Hillary Jordan (Bobby) ****
5/08 Bringing Down the House by Ben Mezrich (Bob) *
4/08 The Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner (Reza) **
2/08 The News from Paraguay: A Novel by Lily Tuck (Cory) *
1/08 The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold (Marie) ***
12/07 Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert (Julie) ****
11/07 A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini (Bobby) *****
10/07 Honeymoon with My Brother: A Memoir by Franz Wisner (Lisa) ***
8/07 Heat by Bill Buford (Bob) ****
7/07 The Maytrees by Annie Dillard (Reza) *
6/07 Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future by Bill McKibben (Cory) **
5/07 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith (Bobby) ***
3/07 The Emperor's Children by Claire Messud (Julie) ****
2/07 Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously by Julie Powell (Bob) ***
11/06 Digging to America by Anne Tyler (Reza) ****
10/06 My Life by Anton Chekhov (Cory) *
9/06 No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy (Bobby) *****
7/06 Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire (Julie) *
6/06 Pearl: A Novel by Mary Gordon (Shay) *
4/06 Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game by Michael Lewis (Bob) ***
2/06 Prep: A Novel by Curtis Sittenfeld (Christine) **
1/06 The Known World by Edward P. Jones (Reza) *****
11/05 Saturday by Ian McEwan (Cory) *****
10/05 The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini (Bobby) **