Evening Book Discussions Archive


Alkemade, Kim van. Orphan #8.

Allende, Isabel. Daughter of Fortune.

Alvarez, Julia. How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents.

Atwood, Margaret. Handmaid’s Tale.

Austen, Jane. Northanger Abbey.

Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice.

Backman, Fredrik. Anxious People.

Backman, Fredrik. Britt-Marie Was Here.

Backman, Fredrik.  A Man Called Ove.

Balson, Ronald. Once We Were Brothers.

Barry, Brunonia. The Lace Reader.

Bauermeister, Erica. School of Essential Ingredients.

Belfoure, Charles.  The Paris Architect.

Benedict, Marie. Carnegie’s Maid.

Benioff, David. City of Thieves.

Benjamin, Melanie. The Aviator’s Wife.

Bennett, Brit. The Vanishing Half.

Bird, Sarah. Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen.

Blum, Jenna. Those Who Save Us.

Bohjalian, Chris. Before You Know Kindness.

Bohjalian, Chris. Midwives.

Boyne, John. All The Broken Places.

Bradbury, Ray. Fahrenheit 451.

Brennert, Alan. Moloka’i.

Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre.

Brooks, Geraldine. Caleb’s Crossing.

Brooks, Geraldine. March.

Cather, Willa. My Antonia.

Chabon, Michael. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay.

Chamberlain, Diane. Secret Life of CeeCee Wilkes.

Chamberlain, Diane. The Silent Sister.

Chevalier, Tracy. Girl with a Pearl Earring.

Cleave, Chris. Little Bee.

Conroy, Frank. Body and Soul.

Cooper, Anderson. The Rainbow Comes and Goes.

Cross, Donna Woolfolk. Pope Joan.

Crowther, Yasmin. The Saffron Kitchen.

Cummins, Jeanine. American Dirt.

Davis, Fiona. The Dollhouse.

Davis, Fiona. The Masterpiece.

Dean, Debra. The Madonnas of Leningrad.

DeBernieres, Louis de. Correlli’s Mandolin.

Diamant, Anita.  The Boston Girl.

Didion, Joan. Year of Magical Thinking.

Doerr, Anthony.  All the Light We Cannot See.

Donoghue, Emma. Room.

Ebershoff, David. Nineteenth Wife.

Eire, Carlos. Waiting For Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy.

Estes, Kelli. The Girl Who Wrote in Silk.

Feldman, Ellen. The Living and the Lost.

Fergus, Jim. One Thousand White Women.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby.

Flaubert, Gustave. Madame Bovary.

Follett, Ken. Pillars of the Earth.

Ford, Jamie. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet.

Ford, Jamie.  Songs of Willow Frost.

Frayn, Michael. Spies.

Gibbons, Stella. Cold Comfort Farm.

Gilbert, Elizabeth. Eat, Pray, Love.

Glass, Julia. Widower’s Tale.

Goldberg, Myla. Bee Season.

Glass, Julia. Three Junes.

Goodman, Allegra. The Cookbook Collector.

Goodman, Allegra. Intuition.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns. Wait Till Next Year.

Gordon, Noah. The Physician.

Gregory, Philippa. Other Boleyn Girl.

Grissom, Kathleen. The Kitchen House.

Gruen, Sara. At the Water’s Edge.

Haddon, Mark. Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.

Hamill, Pete. North River.

Hamill, Pete. Snow in August.

Hannah, Kristin. The Great Alone.

Harrison, Kathryn. The Binding Chair; or, A Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society.

Haruf, Kent. Plainsong.

Hashimi, Nadia. Pearl That Broke Its Shell.

Hellenga, Robert. The Sixteen Pleasures.

Hemingway, Ernest. Farewell to Arms.

Hoffman, Alice. Blue Diary.

Hoffman, Alice.  Museum of Extraordinary Things.

Honeyman, Gail. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine.

Hood, Ann. The Book That Matters Most.

Hood, Ann. The Red Thread.

Hornak, Francesca. Seven Days of Us.

Hosseini, Khaled. And The Mountains Echoed.

Hosseini, Khaled. Kite Runner.

Hua, Vanessa. A River of Stars.

Ivey, Eowyn. Snow Child.

Jackson, Joshilyn. The Almost Sisters.

James, Henry. Daisy Miller.

Jarvis, Cheryl. The Necklace.

Jones, Tayari. An American Marriage.

Jordan, Hillary. Mudbound.

Joyce, Rachel.  The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry.

Kallos, Stephanie. Broken For You.

Kapelke-Dale, Rachel. The Ballerinas.

Kertzer, David. Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortaro.

Kibler, Julie. Calling Me Home.

Kidd, Sue Monk. The Invention of Wings.

Kingsolver, Barbara. Pigs In Heaven.

Kline, Christina Baker. The Orphan Train.

Korelitz, Jean Hanff. Sabbathday River.

Kwok, Jean. Girl in Translation.

Lagnado, Lucette Matalon. Man in the White Sharkskin Suit.

Landay, William. Defending Jacob.

Lansens, Lori. The Girls.

LaPlante, Alice. Turn of Mind.

Larson, Erik. Dead Wake. (LI Reads)

Larson, Erik. Devil in the White City.

Lavigne, Michael. Not Me.

Leary, Ann. The Good House.

Lee, Chang-rae. A Gesture Life.

Lee, Harper. To Kill a Mockingbird.

Lee, Min Jin. Pachinko.

Lent, Jeffrey. In the Fall.

Letts, Elizabeth. Finding Dorothy.

Levy, Andrea. Small Island.

Lewis, Sinclair. Babbitt.

Lico Albanese, Laurie. Hester.

Lively, Penelope. Passing On.

Lupton, Rosamund. Sister.

MacDonald, Ann-Marie. Fall On Your Knees.

Mahfouz, Naguib. Palace Walk.

McBride, James. Color of Water.

McDermott, Alice. The Ninth Hour.

McEwan, Ian. Atonement.

Meissner, Susan.  A Fall of Marigolds.

Merrell, Susan. Member of the Family.

Messud, Claire.  The Woman Upstairs.

Miller, Sue.  The Arsonist.

Miller, Sue.  Senator’s Wife.

Mills, Mark.  Amagansett.

Moehringer, J.R.  Sutton.

Morgan, Robert. The Truest Pleasure.

Moriarty, Laura. The Chaperone.

Moriarty, Liane. The Husband’s Secret.

Morris, Mary. Gateway to the Moon.

Morton, Kate. The Forgotten Garden.

Moyes, JoJo. Me Before You.

Nafisi, Azar. Reading Lolita in Tehran.

Navin, Rhiannon. Only Child.

Oates, Joyce Carol. We Were The Mulvaneys.

O’Farrell, Maggie. Hamnet.

Ohanesian, Aline.  Orhan’s Inheritance.

Otsuka, Julie. Buddha in the Attic.

Owens, Delia. Where the Crawdads Sing.

Patchett, Ann. Run.

Paton, Alan. Cry the Beloved Country.

Picoult, Jodi. My Sister’s Keeper.

Picoult, Jodi. Nineteen Minutes.

Picoult, Jodi. Small Great Things.

Picoult, Jodi. The Storyteller.

Poe, Edgar Allan. Short Stories: “The Murders in the Rue Morgue,” “The Black Cat,” “Ligeia,” “The Tell-Tale Heart,” “The Cask of Amontillado,” “The Fall of the House of Usher.” Poems: “The Raven,” “Annabel Lee.”

Proulx. Annie. The Shipping News.

Quindlen, Anna. Every Last One.

Quinn, Kate. The Alice Network.

Ragen, Naomi. The Sisters Weiss.

Richardson, Kim Michele. The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek.

Richman, Alyson. The Garden of Letters.

Richman, Alyson. Lost Wife.

Richmond, Michelle. The Marriage Pact.

Roth, Philip. Nemesis.

Salzman, Mark. Lying Awake.

Schoenewaldt, Pamerla. When We Were Strangers.

Searles, John.  Help for the Haunted.

See, Lisa.  China Dolls.

See, Lisa. Shanghai Girls.

See, Lisa. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan.

Setterfield, Diane. Once Upon a River.

Setterfield, Diane. Thirteenth Tale.

Shaffer, Mary Ann. Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society.

Shapiro, Barbara A. The Art Forger.

Shapiro, Dani. Black and White.

Shattuck, Jessica. The Women in the Castle.

Shreve, Anita. The Pilot’s Wife.

Sidransky, A.J. Forgiving Maximo Rothman.

Simon, Rachel. Story of Beautiful Girl.

Simonson, Helen. Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand.

Sinclair, Upton. The Jungle.

Sklott, Rebecca. Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.

Smith, Betty. Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

Stedman, M.L. The Light Between Oceans.

Steinbeck, John. Cannery Row.

Steinbeck, John. Tortilla Flat.

Steinbeck, John. Travels with Charley.

Stockett, Kathryn. The Help.

Sullivan, J. Courtney. Saints For All Occasions.

Tademy, Lalita. Cane River.

Toibin, Colm. Brooklyn.

Tremayne, S.K. Ice Twins.

Trigiani, Adriana. Lucia, Lucia.

Trollope, Joanna. Brother and Sister.

Tsukiyama, Gail. Women of the Silk. For listing of characters in this novel, please click here.

Tucker, Lisa. Song Reader.

Turow, Scott. Ordinary Heroes.

Tyler, Anne. Back When We Were Grownups.

Tyler, Anne. Digging to America.

Umrigar, Thrity.  The Story Hour.

Verghese, Abraham. Cutting For Stone.

Von Drehle, Dave. Triangle: The Fire That Changed America.

Vreeland, Susan. Girl in Hyacinth Blue.

Walbert, Kate. Gardens of Kyoto.

Wastvedt, Tricia. The River.

Wecker, Helene.  The Golem and the Jinni.

Wharton, Edith. Age of Innocence.

Wharton, Edith. The House of Mirth.

Wingate, Lisa. Before We Were Yours.

Wiseman, Ellen Marie. The Life She Was Given.

Wiseman, Ellen Marie. What She Left Behind.

Wolitzer, Meg. The Interestings.

Woodward, Bob. Plan of Attack.

Wright, Camron. The Rent Collector.

Zusak, Markus. The Book Thief.

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