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Books to Consider – February 2008
Books to Consider – January 2008
- Ann Patchett – Truth and Beauty – Nonfiction about friendship of two writers.
- Marisha Pessi – Special Topics in Calamity Physics – Novel about travels with literary allusions and clever writing.
- Sarah Waters – The Night Watch – Novel told backwards 1947-1941 covering WW II in Britain
- Doris Lessing – Early work
- Liam Callanan – novelist suggested by Maryellen
- Edith Wharton bio – suggested by Barbara
- Gertrude Bell – The Desert and the Sown – Travel writings of a “female Lawrence of Arabia”
- Rubenstein – Stalin’s Children (I’m unable to find it on Amazon) – nonfiction / history
We’re thinking of selecting from among the above list. If you have any thoughts or suggestions, please comment!
Posted in Book club, Books to consider
Tagged Ann Patchett, Doris Lessing, Edith Wharton, Gertrude Bell, Liam Callanan, Marisha Pessi, Sarah Waters
Yes, No, Maybe?
We have the darnedest time selecting book club books. On the list of possibilities are:
- The Diana Chronicles by Tina Brown
- The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing
- House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
Posted in Book club
Tagged Doris Lessing, House of the Spirits, Isabel Allende, The Diana Chronicles, The Golden Notebook, Tina Brown