Book Clubs

 

Fairfield Evening Book Club

Meets: 2nd Monday of the month (except where noted), 7-8 p.m., in the Becker-Balmer Meeting Room

 

Reading List 2017

 

 

December 11

Commonwealth
by Ann Patchett

Annual White Elephant Book Exchange

 

 

Reading List 2018

 

January 8

Guest author Aleta George discusses her book Ina Coolbrith: The Bittersweet Song of California’s First Poet Laureate

 

February 5 (note different week)

A Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman

 

March 12

Hillbilly Elegy
by J.D. Vance

 

April 9

Death of a Ghost
by M.C. Beaton

 

May 14

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
by Lisa See

 

June 11

The Last Tudor
by Philippa Gregory

 

July 9

1984
by George Orwell

 

August 13

Reader’s Choice

 

September 10

The Underground Railroad
by Colson Whitehead

 

October 1 (note different week)

Nutshell
by Ian McEwan

 

November 5 (note different week)

Crime Scene
by Jonathan Kellerman

 

December 10

A Spool of Blue Thread
by Anne Tyler

Annual White Elephant Book Exchange

 

 

 

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