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Month Title Author
Mar-91 Joy Luck Club Amy Tan
Apr-91 Love Medicine Louise Erdrich
May-91 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Betty Smith
Jun-91 Beloved Toni Morrison
Jul-91 To Kill A Mockingbird Harper Lee
Aug-91 Remains of the day K. Ishiguro
Oct-91 Kitchen God’s Wife Amy Tan
Nov-91 Women’s Decameron Julia Voznesenskaya
Jan-92 Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Feb-92 Annie John Jamaica Kincaid
Mar-92 Clear Light of Day Anita Desai
Apr-92 Power of One Bryce Courtenay
May-92 Lies of the Night Gesualdo Bufalino
Jun-92 The Stuff of Heroes Miguel Delibes
Jul-92 Floating in my Mother’s Palm Ursula Hagi
Oct-92 The Firm John Grisham
Nov-92 Jack Gance Ward Just
Dec-92 King Lear William Shakespeare
Jan-93 Thousand Acres Jane Smiley
1-Feb Bailey’s Café Gloria Naylor
Apr-93 Sense and Sensibility Jane Austen
Mar-93 Their Eyes Were Watching God Zora Neale Hurston
1-May Jane and Prudence Barbara Pym
Jun-93 The Moonstone Wilkie Collins
Jul-93 Unnatural Causes P.D. James
Oct-93 Night Manager John Le Carre
Nov-93 Bean Trees Barbara Kingsolver
Dec-93 Charms for the Easy Life Kay Gibbons
Jan-94 Age of Innocence Edith Wharton
Feb-94 Mrs. Stevens Hears the Mermaids Sing May Sarton
Mar-94 Pray for Yourself Anne Calagno
Apr-94 Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury
May-94 Orlando Virginia Wolf
Jun-94 The Awakening Kate Chopin
Jul-94 Stones for Ibarra Harriet Doerr
Sep-94 Road from Coorain Jill Ker Conway
Dec-94 symposium Muriel Spark
Jan-95 Long Shot Dick Frances
Feb-95 Death Comes for the Archbishop Willa Cather
Mar-95 House on Mango Street Sandra Cisneros
Apr-95 To the White Sea James Dickey
May-95 Bastard out of Carolina Dorothy Allison
Sep-95 Made in America Bill Bryson
Oct-95 Snow Falling on Cedars David Guterson
Nov-95 The Stone Diaries Carol Shields
Dec-95 The heart is a Lonely Hunter Carson McCullers
Jan-96 House of Splendid Isolation Edna O’Brien
Feb-96 Mutant Message Down Under Marlo Morgan
Mar-96 Book of Ruth Jane Hamilton
Apr-96 Joy Luck Club Marsha Hunt
May-96 My Name is Asher Lev Chaim Potok
Sep-96 Shell Seekers Rosamunde Pilcher
Oct-96 Red Azelea Anchee Min
Nov-96 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil John Berendt
Dec-96 Having Our Say Annie Elizabeth Delany
Jan-97 Gaudy Night Dorothy Sayers
Feb-97 Walking Across Egypt Clyde Edgerton
Mar-97 Adventures of Augie March Saul Bellow
Apr-97 Moo Jane Smiley
May-97 Arranged Marriage Chtra Baneerjee Divakaruni
Sep-97 And Ladies of the Club Helen Hoover Santmyer
Oct-97 Angela’s Ashes: A Memoir Frank McCourt
Nov-97 The Tortilla Curtain t. Coraghessan Boyle
Dec-97 This Year Will Be Different Maeve Binchy
Jan-98 Zenzele: A Letter for My Daughter Nozipo Maraire
Feb-98 The Laws of Our Fathers Scott Turow
Mar-98 The Future of Women Pamela McCourduck
Apr-98 Crossing To Safety Wallace Earle Stegner
May-98 Stones from the River Ursula Hegi
Sep-98 The Horse Whisperer Nicholas Evans
Oct-98 Ghost Country Sara Paretsky
Nov-98 Dandelion Wine Ray Bradbury
Dec-98 Where The Heart Is Billie Letts
Jan-99 Breath Eyes Memory Edwidge Danticat
Feb-99 Severed Wasp Madeleine L’Engle
Mar-99 My Antonia Willa Cather
Apr-99 God of Small Things Arundhati Roy
Sep-00 Time to be in Earnest P.D. James
Oct-00 Anna’s Book Barbara Vine
Nov-00 Gap Creek Robert Morgan
Dec-00 Patty Jane’s House of Curl by Lorna L
Feb-01 Lesson Before Dying Ernest Gaines
Mar-01 Honey Thief Elizabeth Graver
Apr-01 The Jungle Upton Sinclair
Sep-99 Buddenbrooks Thomas Mann
Oct-99 Talking to the Dead Helen Dunmore
Nov-99 Memoirs of a Geisha Arthur Golden
Jan-00 Jump Off Creek Molly Gloss
Feb-00 Magician’s Assistant Ann Pratchett
Mar-00 Price of Land in Shelby Laura Alberts
Apr-00 Reader Bernhard Schink
Sep-01 You Can’t Go Home Again Thomas Wolfe
Oct-01 House of Sand and Fog Andre Dubus
Nov-01 Inn at Lake Devine Elinor Lipman
Dec-01 Hotel Du Lac Anita Brookner
Jan-02 Kaaterskill Falls Allegra Goodman
Feb-02 Painted House John Grisham
Mar-02 Goodnight Nebraska Tom McNeal
Apr-02 Motherless Brooklyn Jonathan Lethem
Sep-02 White Teeth Zadie Smith
Oct-02 Indian Killer Sherman Alexie
Nov-02 Secret Life of Bees Sue Monk Kidd
Dec-02 Bachelor Brothers Bed and Breakfast Bill Richardson
Jan-03 Emma Jane Austen
Feb-03 Equal Music Seth Vikram
Mar-03 Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck
Apr-03 Diagnosis Alan Lightman
Sep-03 The Passion of Artemisis Susan Vreeland
Oct-03 The Catcher in the Rye J.D. Salinger
Nov-03 Tree Junes Julia Glass
Dec-03 Balsac and the Little Chinese Seamstress Dal Sijie
Jan-04 Seabiscuit Laura Hillenbrand
Feb-04 Bel Canto Ann Pratchett
Mar-04 Cape Ann Faith Sullivan
Apr-04 Abandon Pico Iyer
May-04 Colony Anne Rivers Siddons
Sep-04 Da Vinci Code Dan Brown
Oct-04 One True Thing Anna Quindlen
Nov-04 Magic of Ordinary Days Ann Howard Creel
Dec-04 Lydia Cassatt Reading The Morning Paper Harriet Scott Chessman
Jan-05 To Kill A Mockingbird Harper Lee
Feb-05 Girl With A Pearl Earring Tracy Chevalier
Mar-05 Galileo’s Daughter Dava Sobel
Apr-05 Prodigal Summer Barbara Kingsolver
May-05 Virgin’s Knot Holly Payne
Sep-05 Southern Living Ad Hudler
Oct-05 Kite Runner Khaled Hosseini
Nov-05 Back When We Were Grown-ups Anne Tyler
Dec-05 Two Old Women Velma Wallis
Jan-06 Sister of My Heart Chita Divakaruni
Feb-06 Good Earth Pearl S. Buck
Mar-06 Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks
Apr-06 Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time Mark Haddon
May-06 Birth of Venus Sarah Durant
Sep-06 Great Gatsby F Scott Fitzgerald
Oct-06 Fried Green Tomatoes Fannie Flagg
Nov-06 My Jim Nancy Rawlers
Dec-06 When the Emperor Was Divine Julie Otsuka
Jan-07 Tis: A Memoir Frank McCourt
Feb-07 Chocolat Joanne Harris
Mar-07 Weight of Water Anita Shreve
Apr-07 Oh My Stars Lorna Landvik
May-07 the Wedding Dorothy West
Sep-07 The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Muriel Spark
Oct-07 Memory Keeper’s Daughter Kim Edwards
Nov-07 Animal Farm George Orwell
Dec-07 Trees, The Conrad Richter
Jan-08 Snow Flower and The Secret Fan Lisa See
Feb-08 Martha Washington Patricia Brady
Mar-08 the Country of the Pointed Firs Sarah Orne Jewett
Apr-08 Cold Sassy Tree Olive Burns
May-08 To The Long Lighthouse Virginia Wolf
Jun-08 Madonnas of Leningrad Debra Dean
Jul-08 Water for Elephants Sara Gruen
Aug-08 Kitchen God’s Wife Amy Tan
Sep-08 Thousand Splendid Suns Khaled Hosseini
Oct-08 Like Water for Chocolate Laura Esquivel
Nov-08 House of Abraham: Lincoln and the Todds Stephen Berry
Dec-08 Family Tree Barbara Delinsky
Jan-09 Notes From the Underground Fyodor Dostoevsky
Feb-09 Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Mar-09 A Room With A View E.M. Forster
Apr-09 World Without End Ken Follet
May-09 Gardens of Water Alan Drew
Jun-09 The Cellist of Sarajevo Steven Galloway
Jul-09 Geography of bliss Eric Winer
Aug-09 Persuasion Jane Austen
Sep-09 Pontoon Garrison Keillor
Oct-06 One Hundred Years of Solitude Garbriel Garcia Marques
Nov-09 The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Stieg Larsson
Dec-09 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Mary Ann Shaffer
Jan-10 Revolutionary Road Richard Yates
Feb-10 A Case of Exploding Mangoes Mohammed Hanif
Mar-10 A Long Way Down Nick Hornby
Apr-10 The Story of Edgar Sawtelle David Wroblowski
May-10 The Domino Men Jonathan Barnes
Jun-10 Little Bee Chris Cleave
Jul-10 The Elegance of the Hedgehog Muriel Barbery
Aug-10 Mr Pip Lloyd Jones
Sep-10 The Writing on My Forehead Nafisi Haji
Oct-10 Of Human Bondage W. Somerset Maugham
Nov-10 Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Jamie Ford
Dec-10 I’m A Stranger Here myself Bill Bryson
Jan-11 A Reliable Wife Robert Goolrick
Feb-11 I Am The Messenger Markus Zusak
Mar-11 Sag Harbor Colson Whitehead
Apr-11 Wolf Hall Hilary Mantel
May-11 Sarah’s Key Tatiana de Rosnay
Jun-11 One Day David Nicholls
Jul-11 The Piano Teacher Janice Y.K. Lee
Aug-11 Loving Frank Nancy Horan
Sep-11 Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand Helen Simonson
Oct-11 The Lacuan Barbara Kingsolver
Nov-11 Room Emma Donoghue
Dec-11 The Age of Innocence Edith Wharton
Jan-12 Parrot and Olivier in America Peter Carey
Feb-12 Cleopatra Stacy Schiff
Mar-12 Hangman’s Daughter Oliver Potzsch
Apr-12 The Wives of Henry Oades Johanna Moran
May-12 The Book Thief Marcus Suzak
Jun-12 Paris Wife Paula McLain
Jul-12 Before I Go To Sleep S.J. Watson
Aug-12 The Leftovers Tom Perrota
Sep-12 Moonwalking with Einstein Josh Foer
Oct-12 Anna Karenina Leo Tolstoy
Nov-12 Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven Fannie Flagg
Dec-12 The Buddha in the Attic Julie Otsuka
Jan-13 Pudd’nhead Wilson Mark Twain
Feb-13 One Thousand White Women Jim Fergus
Mar- 13 The Kitchen Daughter Jael McHenry
April- 13 The Shoemaker’s Wife Adriana Trigiani
May- 13 The Love of My Youth Mary Gordan
June- 13 The Uninvited Guests Sadie Jones
July- 13 Gone Girl Gillian Flynn
Aug- 13 Leaving the World Douglas Kennedy
Sept- 13 Wife 22 Melanie Gideon
Oct- 13 The Hound of the Baskervilles Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Nov- 13 Where’d You Go, Bernadette? Maria Semple
Dec- 13 The Picture of Dorian Gray Oscar Wilde
Jan- 14 Calling Invisible Women Jeanne Ray
Feb- 14 The Longest Road Philip Caputo
March-14 The 100-Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared Jonas Jonasson
April-14 Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness Susannah Cahalan
May-14 Sweet Tooth Ian McEwan
June-14 The Fault in Our Stars John Green
July-14 Me Before You Jojo Moyes
Aug-14 The Round House Louise Erdrich
Sept-14 Dear Life Alice Munro
Oct-14 The Silent Wife A.S.A. Harrison
Nov-14 And the Mountains Echoed Khaled Hosseini
Dec-14 Justine Lawrence Durrell
Jan-15 Schroder Amity Gaige
Feb-15 The Husband's Secret Liane Moriarty
March-15 The Hundred-Year House Rebecca Makkai
April-15 Quiet: The Power of Introverts... Susan Cain
May-15 The Goldfinch Donna Tartt
June-15 The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry Gabrielle Zevin
July-15 What the Lady Wants: a novel of Marshall Field and the Gilded Age Renee Rosen
Aug-15 Everything I Never Told You Celeste Ng
Sept-15 The Boys in the Boat Daniel James Brown
Oct-15 The Dinner Herman Koch 
Nov-15 The Expats Chris Pavone
Dec-15 Franny & Zooey J.D. Salinger
Jan-16 Still Life with Bread Crumbs Anna Quindlen
Feb-16 The Interestings Meg Wolitzer
March-16 All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr
April-16 The Girl on the Train Paula Hawkins
May-16 The Invention of Wings Sue Monk Kidd
June-16 The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend Katarina Bivald
July-16 What She Left Behind Ellen Marie Wiseman
Aug-16 Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Sept-16 The School of Essential Ingredients Erica Bauermeister 
Oct-16 Remember Me This Way Sabine Durrant
Nov-16 Babbitt Sinclair lewis
Dec-16 What Was Mine Helen Klein Ross
Jan-17 This Is How You Lose Her Junot Diaz
Feb-17 Inside the O'Briens Lisa Genova
March-17 The Storyteller Jodi Picoult
April-17 The Bell Jar Sylvia Plath
May-17 Fates and Furies Lauren Groff
June-17 This Is How It Always Is Laurie Frankel 
July-17 It Can't Happen Here Sinclair Lewis
Aug-17 A Man Called Ove Fredrik Backman
Sept-17 Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine Gail Honeyman
Oct-17 Norwegian by Night Derek B. Miller
Nov-17 Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America Jill Leovy
Dec-17 Fishbowl Bradley Somer
Jan-18 Another Brooklyn Jacqueline Woodson
Feb-18 Lucky Boy Shanthi Sekaran 
March-18 Commonwealth Ann Patchett
April-18 The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead
May-18 Shelter Jung Yun
June-18 Turtles All The Way Down John Green
Jul-18 The Woman in Cabin 10 Ruth Ware
Aug-18 A Gentleman in Moscow Amor Towles 
Sept-18 Swing Time Zadie Smith 
Oct-18 Small Great Things Jodi Picoult
Nov-18 The Immortalists Chloe Benjamin
Dec-18 Stay With Me Ayobami Adebayo
Jan-19 Little Fires Everywhere Celeste Ng
Feb-19 Before We Were Yours Lisa Wingate
Mar-19 The Woman in the Window A.J. Finn 
Apr-19 An American Marriage Tayari Jones
May-19 The Hate U Give Angie Thomas
June-19 Lilac Girls Martha Hall Kelly
July-19 We Were Liars E. Lockhart
Aug-19 Less Andrew Sean Greer
Sep-19 Please Look After Mom Kyung-Sook Shin
Oct-19 After Anna Lisa Scottoline
Nov-19 The Mars Room Rachel Kushner
Dec-19 Hunger Roxane Gay
Jan-20 The Great Alone Kristin Hannah
Feb-20 Educated  Tara Westover
Mar-20 FoF canceled due to Covid   
April-20 FoF canceled due to Covid   
May-20 FoF canceled due to Covid   
June-20 FoF canceled due to Covid   
July 20 All You Can Ever Know Nicole Chung
Aug-20 My Sister, The Serial Killer Oyinkan Braithwaite
Sept-20 The Alice Network Kate Quinn
Oct-20 The Silent Patient Alex Michaelides
Nov-20 Maybe You Should Talk to Someone Lori Gottlieb
Dec-20 The House on Mango Street Sandra Cisneros 
Jan-21 The Library Book Susan Orlean
Feb-21 The Dutch House Ann Patchett
Mar-21 Born a Crime Trevor Noah 
Apr-21 The Girl with the Louding Voice Abi Daré
May-21 Dear Edward Ann Napolitano
June-21 Miss Benson's Beetle Rachel Joyce 
July-21 The Japanese Lover Isabel Allende
Aug-21 The Book of Lost Names Kristin Harmel 
Sept-21 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in this Strange World Elif Shafak

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