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Book Club - Books read
Alphabetical by Title - updated 2/23/04

A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain by Robert Olen Butler
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by David Eggers
A Map of the World by Jane Hamilton
A Room Of One's Own by Virginia Woolf
A Woman's Education by Jill Ker Conway
Accordion Crimes by Annie Proulx
Age of Innocence  by Edith Wharton
Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
Angels and Insects by A. S. Byatt
Angle of Repose * by Wallace Stegner
Anil's Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
Antonia Saw the Oryx First by Maria Thomas
Arranged Marriage by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Atonement by Ian McEwan
Beowulf by unknown
Between Memory and Desire by Stephen Humphreys
Black & Blue by Anna Quindlen
Black, White and Jewish by Rebecca Walker
Blindness by Jose Saramago
Cloudsplitter by Russell Banks
Dearest Friend by Lynne Withey
Death of Vishnu by Manil Suri
Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell
Eunuchs for the Kingdom of Heaven by Uta Ranke-Heinemann
Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobel
Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Heart of Darkness by Josef Conrad
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
Hometown by Tracy Kidder
How the Mind Works by Steven Pinker
Islam: A Short History by Karen Armstrong
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontė
Jazz by Toni Morrison
July's People by Nadine Gordimer
Kapitalizm (plus Hilary's talk) by Rose Brady
Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela
Longitude by Dava Sobel
Losing the Race by John McWhorter
Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich
Madame Bovary by Gustav Flaubert
Measure for Measure (at CalShakes) by Shakespeare
Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
Morality Play by Barry Unsworth
Moving Violations by John Hockenberry
My Life (was not available) by George Sands
My Year of Meats by Ruth Ozeki (Lounsbury)
Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich
Nightwood by Djuana Barnes
Nine Parts of Desire by Geraldine Brooks
Of Love and Shadows by Isabel Allende
Paula (?) or Eva Luna (?) by Isabel Allende
Personal History by Katharine Graham
Pigs in Heaven  by Barbara Kingsolver
Poet and Dancer by Ruth Prawer Jhavbala
Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver
Quiet Odyssey by Mary Paik Lee
Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Mafisi
Rebecca West by Return of the Soldier
Slouching Towards Bethlehem by Joan Didion
Smilla's Sense of Snow by Peter Hoag
Snow Falling on Cedars by David Gutterson
Some of us did NOT die by June Jordan
Soul of a New Machine by Tracy Kidder
Stone Diaries by Carol Shields
Stones From the River by Ursula Hegi
The Awakening by Kate Chopin
The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver
The Bluest Eye by Tony Morrison
The Bone People by Keri Hulme
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
The Inferno by Dante
The Liar's Club by Mary Carr
The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester
The Road From Coorain by Jill Ker Conway
The Samurai's Garden by Gail Tsukayama
The Seagull (at CalShakes) by Anton Chekhov
The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles
The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Ann Fadiman
The Story of Zhara by Hanan al-Shaykh
The Tempest & Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare
The Volcano Lovers by Susan Sontag
The Woman Warrior by Maxine Hong Kingston
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Thief of Time by Tony Hillerman
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
Thousand Pieces of Gold by Ruthanne Lum McCunn
True North  by Jill Ker Conway
Twelfth Night (at CalShakes) by William Shakespeare
Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
W;t by Margaret Edson
Whoredon in Kimmage by Rosemary Mahoney
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
Women of the Silk by Gail Tsukiyama
Writing A Woman's Life by Caroline Heilbrun
Your Blues Ain't Like Mine by Bebe Moore Campbell

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