Books Are Great (BAG) Archive


August 9 - Ahab's Wife, by Sena Jeter Naslund

July 12 - The Gate to Women's Country, by Sheri S Tepper

June 14 - Twelfth Night, by William Shakespeare

May 10 - Girl Sleuth by Melanie Rehak

April 12 - the poetry of Robert Service: My Prisoner, My Madonna, The Men Who Don't Fit InGrandad, Miss Moriarty's Boy, My Friends, The Cremation of Sam McgeeEach Day A Life, Dolls

March 15 - Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

February 8 - free read (Everyone comes and gushes over THEIR favorite book)

January 11 - Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin


December 14 - The Alienist by Caleb Carr

November 9 - White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

October 12 - Love and Summer by William Trevor

September 14 - The Whore's Child by Richard Russo

August 10 - Age of Wonder by Richard Holmes

July - Paper Towns by John Green

June - The Lion in Winter by James Goldman (viewing of the movie to follow)

May - Fall on your Knees by Ann-Marie Macdonald

April - The poetry of Robert Frost

March - The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx

February - The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

January - The Prince by Machiavelli


December - A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

November - The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje

October - Zorro by Isabel Allende

September - The Dew Breaker by Edwidge Danticat

August - Dr. Mary's Monkey by Edward T. Haslam & Jim Marrs

July - The Conservationist by Nadine Gordimer

June - A Rasin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry

May - The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay by Michael Chabon

April - The Poetry of W.H. Auden: Funeral Blues, Johnny, Lullaby, Victor

March - To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

February - The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

January - The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings


December - Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh