Summer Reading List

Elizabeth: City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert, Americanah – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United States– Daniel Immerwahr, The Overstory – Richard Powers

Victoria:Outlander by Diana Gabaldon (in preparation for my family trip to Scotland). The Wrong Heaven, by Amy Bonnaffrons.

Nancy: The Summer Book by Tove Jansson, In a Lonely Place by Dorothy B. Hughes

Cindy: Finishing Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee, Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Kim: The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin, Searching For Sylvie Lee by Jean Kwok, and Stay Alive My Son by Pin Yathay, The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien


In the TBR Pile - Craft or Pleasure or Inquiry? Pick a Stack

Cindy: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walters

Elizabeth: Steering the Craft – Ursula Le Guin, There, There – Tommy Orange, The Last Romantics – Tara Conklin

Nancy: Thinking Fast and Slow  by Daniel Kahneman, Everything Inside by Edwidge Danticat

Victoria: A Summons to Memphis, by Peter Taylor, These Truth’s, a nonfiction history of the U.S. by Jill Lepore.

Kim: That Night by Alice McDermott, A Beautiful Terrible Thing by Jen Waite, Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired By Nature by Janine Benyus


Books We Couldn’t Live Without

Victoria: To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee, … to be continued

Kim: Mister God This is Anna by Fynn, Paradise Lost by John Milton, Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery, Charming Billy by Alice McDermott … to be continued

Cindy: Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood, The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver…

Nancy: Synonyms and Antonyms by J.L. Rodale, The Way to Cook by Julia Child…

Elizabeth:Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Housekeeping – Marilynne Robinson,  The Road – Cormac MaCarthy, Never Let Me Go – Kazuo Ishiguro …