Newcomers Daytime Book Club Book Suggestions
Title Author Member -Dated hosted
The Wild Girl: the notebooks of Ned Giles Jim Fergus Judy Benson March 2017
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
New York Times • Newsday • Esquire • NPR • Booklist
Trevor Noah Cindy Miller Feb 17
A Gentleman in  Moscow
same author as Rules of Civility,  NPR best book of 2016, reviews are very good
Amor Towles Cindy
The Guernsey  Literary and Potato Peel Society
Great Reviews
Mary Ann Shaffer/
Annie Burrows
Cindy
The Things They Carried
VietNam Stories
Tim O’Brien Cindy
Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter
Recommendation from Lansing book group
Kate Clifford Larson Marge Zibbel Nov.16
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working
class through the story of his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
J. D. Vance Wendy
Behold the Dreamers Imbolo Mbue Marcia Cyr Jan. 17
Lucky Boy
Amazon best book of2017
Shanthi Semarang Marcia
An Untamed State Roxane Gay Marcia
A Man Called Ove Fredrik Backman Marcia
Our Souls at Night Kent Haruf Marcia
Villa in Italy Elizabeth Edmondson Marcia
News of the World Paulette Jiles Sharon Davarn
Elizabeth is Missing Emma Healey Sharon
The Nightingale Kristin Hannah Sharon
Our Souls at Night
This author recommended twice by members
Kurt Haruf Sharon
A Monster Calls Patrick Ness Sharon
A Piece of the World
(New book by the author of Orphan Train)
 Christina Baker Kline Janice
So Much For That Lionel Shriver Janice