What We’re Reading

book collage(Updated 29 November 2016): The 2016-2017 list is being updated below. We will be building the individual pages and linking to them as we do. At that time, you will be able to learn more about the books and the authors as well as purchase directly via Amazon.com and Amazon.de.

Are you looking instead for the German-language books we’re reading? Click on the German Subgroup link!


Reading List 2016-2017

November 2016The Vegetarian by Han Kang
December 2016A Distant Shore by Caryl Phillips
January 2017Hot Milk by Deborah Levy
February 2017 The Sellout by Paul Beatty
March 2017The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante
April 2017His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet
May 2017Work Like Any Other by Virginia Reeves
June 2017 A General Theory of Oblivion by Jose Eduardo Agualusa
July 2017A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
August 2017The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt
September 2017The Moor's Account by Laila Lalami
October 2017number9dream by David Mitchell

Do you wish to recommend a book for a future list? Please first read more about how we selected these books and check out the books we’ve read previously on this website.