Daytime Book Club

Join us for our daytime book club.  We meet at Starbucks at 600 State St. (State and Ohio) 

TIME:            10:00am- 12:00noon
LOCATION:  Starbucks
                       600 State St. (State and Ohio)

September 19 – Murder Under the Bridge by Kate Raphael, led by Paula Perkins

October 17 –  Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney, led by Paula Purdue

November 28 –  The Vanity Fair Diaries by Tina Brown, led by Ruth Holst

December 19 –  Mrs. Sherlock Holmes by Brad Ricca, led by Leslee Carver – Please bring book suggestions for the 2019 program year

January 16, 2019 – Cancel due to weather and conflicts

February 20  – Where’d You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple Leader: Leslee Carver

March 20  – Radium Girls by Kate Moore  Leader: Ruth Holst

April 17 – Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeman  Leader: Kay Rosen

May 22: Educated by Tara Westover  Leader: Leslee Carver
June 19: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones  Leader: Donna Zimmerman
July 17An Appetite for America by Stephen Fried  Leader: Kay Rosen
August 21: The Library Book by Susan Orlean  Leader: Ruth Holst
September 18: What are You Looking At? by Will Gompertz  Leader: Paula Purdue
Sept 20 – Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz
October 18 – A Long Way Home by Louise Penny
November 15Under the Russian Snow by Michelle Carter
***Join us for a discussion and visit with the author Michelle Carter ***
December 20 – chose books for 2018
January 17, 2018A Gentleman From Moscow by Amor Towles

February 21 –  A Midwife’s Tale by Laural Ulrich, led by Paula Perkins

March 21 –  Kitchens of the Great Mid-West by J. Ryan Stradal, led by Kay Rosen

April 18 –  Moonglow by Michael Chabon, led by Leslee Carver

May 16 –  A Guide for the Perplexed by Dara Horn, led by Kay Rosen

June 20 – Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow, led by Paula Perdue

July 18  –  The Nine by Jeffrey Toobin, led by Ruth Holst

August 15 – The Mothers by Brit Bennett, led by Janetta Pegues

September 21The Red Tent by Anita Diamante
October 19The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life and Legacy of Frances Perkins, Social Security, and Unemployment Insurance by Kirstin Downey
Nov 16The Summer Before The War by Helen Simonson
December 21My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
January 18The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street: A Novel by Susan Jane Gilman
February 15 – Hidden Figures:  The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly
March 15 – The Six: The lives of the Mitford Sisters by Laura Thompson
April 19 – The Imperial Wife by Irina Reyn
May 17 – The Billion Dollar Spy: A True Story of Cold War
Espionage and Betrayal by David E. Hoffman – leader Kay
June 21 – The Pearl that Broke it’s Shell by Nadia Hashimi
July 19 –  Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Aug 16 – Under The Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer
2015 – 2016
August 19Little Women in Baghlan by Susan Fox
September 16The Boys in The Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics  by Daniel James Brown
October 21Dancing For Degas by Kathryn Wagner
November 18My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
December 16The Man called OVE: A Novel by Fredrick Backman
January 20Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots by Deborah Feldman
February 17 – Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
March 16  – The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
April 20 What the Lady Wants: A Novel of Marshall Field and the Gilded Age by Renée Rosen
May 18 The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore
June 15Picking Cotton: Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption by  Jennifer Thompson-Cannino and Ronald Cotton
July 20The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
Aug 17  – The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
July 15Case Histories by Kate Atkinson
June 17The Book Of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez
May 20When The World Was Young by Elizabeth Gaffney
April 15Gilead by Marilyn Robinson
March 18 A Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
February 18 I know Why a Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
January 21Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
December 17 – Orphan Train by Christina Baker Klein
November 19Straight Man by Richard Russo
October 15The Light between Oceans by M.C. Steadman
September 17Mudbound by Hillary Jordan
August 20The Intervention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
July 16The Madonna’s of Leningrad by Debra Dean

June 18The Widow of the South by Robert Hicks

May 21The Aviator’s Wife: A Novel by Melanie Benjamin

April 16Farewell by Ayse Kulin

March 19 – When the Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe

February 19 Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks

January 15The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

December 18The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

November 20The Round House by Louise Erdrich

October 23Sapphira and the Slave Girl by Willa Cather

September 25The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver

August 21 – Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland

July 17 – The Professor and the MadmanA Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary by Simon Winchester

June 19The Newlyweds by Nell Freudenberger

April 16Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh