The
Palo Altans Read Every New Tome
Bookclub

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*Original Members

* members still going as of 30 Aug 2004

Audrey Alonis*
Vanessa Drebin
Nancy Eldredge*
Lisa Foshay
Kris Grantz(founder)
Liz Kaubisch*
Susan Mrozack
Christine Quinn Kurihara*
Suzanne Ramirez*
Sharon Witte*
Ellen Van Stone*

* Books We have Read
Meeting Book(s) Author(s) Hostess
1 Thousand Acres Jane Smiley Kris
2 Remains of the Day Kazuo Ishiguro
3 Animal Dreams Barbara Kingsolver  
4 The Book of Laughter and Forgetting Milan Kundera Chris
5 The Shipping News E.Annie Proulx  
6 To Kill a Mockingbird
The Bone People
A Big Storm Knocked it Over
Harper Lee
Kerri Hulme
Laurie Colwin
 
7 Possessing the Secret of Joy
The Closed Eye
Alice Walker
Anita Brookner
Suzanne
8 The Secret History Donna Tartt Susan
9 Particles and Luck Louis B. Jones  
10 China Boy Gus Lee Chris
11 House of Spirits Isabel Allende  
12 Ladder of Years Anne Tyler  
13 Stones from the River
The Snapper
Ursula Hegi
Roddy Doyle
 
14 Snow Falling on Cedars David Guterson Lisa
15 Sense and Sensibility Jane Austen  
16 Robber Bride Margaret Atwood Vanessa
17 Opal on Dry Ground Sandra Scofield  
18 How the Garcia Girls Lost their Accent Julia Alvarez Chris
19 The Literary Lover
Feather Crowns
Ed: Larry Dark
Bobbie Ann Mason
Nancy
20 The Invisible Circus Jennifer Egan Audrey
21 The Sixteen Pleasures Robert Hellenga Susan
22 Knowledge of Angels Jill Paton Walsh Liz
23 Crooked Little Heart Anne Lamott Sharon
24 Into The Wild Jon Krakauer Suzanne
25 Almost Perfect Alice Adams Lisa
26 The Jump-Off Creek Molly Gloss Chris
27 Cold Mountain Charles Frazier Susan
28 An Unsuitable Job for a Woman
Crossing to Safety
P.D.James
Wallace Stegner
Nancy
29 Piano Lessons Noah Adams Sharon
30 A Year in Provence Peter Mayle Lisa
31 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood : A Novel Rebecca Wells Suzanne
32 One True Thing Anna Quindlen Nancy
33 Bridget Jone's Diary Helen Fielding Vanessa
34 The God of Small Things Arundhati Roy Ellen
35 Chocolat
Woman
Joanne Harris
Natalie Angier
Chris
35 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Mama Makes Up Her Mind
J.K.Rowling
Bailey White
Lisa
36 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Rumours of Peace
J.K.Rowling
Ella Leffland
Liz
37 Widow for One Year John Irving Restaurant
38 The Hours
The Everlasting Story of Nory
Michael Cunningham
Nicholson Baker
Suzanne
39 Pay it Forward Catherine Ryan Hyde Vanessa
40 The Poisonwood Bible Barbara Kingsolver Ellen
41

Ambrose Bierce and the Queen of Spades

Oakley Hall

Chris
42 Daughter of Fortune Isabelle Allende Fontana's
43 Plain Song Kent Haruf Sharon
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45 Waiting
Neither Here Nor There
Ha Jin
Bill Bryson
Cafe
Barrone
46     Lisa
47 A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius Dave Eggers Nancy
48 The Red Tent Anita Diamant Ellen
49 Feast of Love
Wild Life
Charles Baxter
Molly Gloss
Suzanne
50 ??    
51 John Adams David McCullough Beppos
52 Tales of a Female Nomad Rita Goldman Gilman Stanford Museum Cafe
53 The Burgher's Daughter Nadine Gordimer  

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Last modified 30 August 2004