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I Book Club



The Book Club meets about every 6 weeks. It is pretty informal but produces some interesting discussions. Over a period they have made their way through:

The Collini Case by Ferdinand von Schirach


The Secret River by Kate Grenville


Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal by Jeanette Winterson... Not for the faint hearted


Under the Greenwood Tree by Thomas Hardy


And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini


The Golfinch by Donna Tartt....Hard Work


A Spy Among Friends by Ben Macintyre..Brilliant


Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo - unusual


H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald - challenging


To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee


The Snowman - Jo Nesbo- Very graphic and absorbing


Kolymsky Heights - Lional Davidson - an old fashioned thriller, lots of action


Paying Guests - Sarah Walters


Driving Over Lemons - Chris Stewert- good friendly Sunday afternoon read

Leaving Berlin - Joseph Kanon -  a spy story set in Berlin just after ww2, slow to start but all action finish

Moving  - Jenny Eclair


Home stretch - Graham Norton

Sorrow and Bliss   Meg Mason

The Holiday   - T M Logan

The Edwardians  Vita Sackville-West

Days of Winder - Keith Stuart


Shuggy Bain  Douglas Stuart




Career of Evil - Robert Galbraith

The Girl in the Spiders Web - David Lagercrantz -A worthy follow up in the Steig Larsson Millennium series

Five Rivers Meet on a Wooded Plain - Barney Norris - A good firstbook by a local author

Coffin Road - Peter May

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