I am happy to report that I finished all the book club books before the discussion in 2011!
The first book club of the year was in March, and I did not attend. The book selected was Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell, which I had read in March of 2008.
Book: Just Kids by Patti Smith (my suggestion)
Page Count: 279
Read: May 24 to June 04, 2011
Discussion Date: 6/5/11
Book: Bad Mother: Crimes, Minor Calamities, and Occasional Moments of Grace by Ayelet Waldman
Page Count: 224
Read: July 12 to 31, 2011
Discussion Date: 7/31/11
Book: The Help by Kathryn Stockett
Page Count: 451
Read: September 14 to 21, 2011
Discussion Date: 10/16/11
Book: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro (I had seen the movie before reading it was a book club selection)
Page Count: 288
Read: November 14 to December 08, 2011
Discussion Date: 12/11/11
I gave them all 4 stars out of 5. Good picks!
sometimes I think I'm clever
- book club follow up