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 Next Meetings

Book Group One and Women of Words: 

2019 Dates

Saturday, 12 January

Saturday, 9 March

Saturday, 11 May

Saturday, 13 July

Saturday, 14 September

Saturday, 9 October


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computer and booksEarlier Books


  • Music and Freedom by Zoe Morrison
  • Bruno, Chief of Police book by Martin Walker
  • My Brilliant Friend by Elena  Ferrente
  • A Fortunate Life by Albert Facey
  • The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
  • The Last Painting of Sara Vos by Dominic Smith at Norman Park
  • Dead Wake: the Last Crossing of the Lusitania  by Eric Larsson
  • The Messenger” by Daniel da Silva
  • The Memory Stones’ by Carolyn Brothers
  • The Beekeeper’s Secret by Josephine Moon
  • The Violinist of Venice by Alyssa Palombo
  • Absolution Creek by Nicole Alexander
  • All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  • The Precipice: A Novel (Mike Bowditch Mysteries) by Paul Doiron 
  • I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
  • The Sense of Being by Julian Barnes
  • Any Bruno Chief of Police book by Martin Walker
  • Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
  • People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (non-fiction)
  • The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff (novel)
  • The Witness Wore Red: the 19th wife who brought polygamous cult leaders to justice by Rebecca Musser (autobiography)
  • One Life by Kate Grenville
  • I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
  • Little Princes by Connor Grennen
  • Daisy Miller
  • In Falling Snow
  • The Light Between the Oceans by M Stedman
  • In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson
  • Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
  • The Bethlehem Murders
  • The Heart Broke In by James Meek
  • The Rosie Project and The Rosie Effect y Graeme Simsion
  • The Bird Watcher by William McInnes
  • And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
  • The Hare with the Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal
  • Eyrie by Tim Winton
  • The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier
  • All That I Am by Anna Funder
  • The Women in Black by Madeleine St John
  • Who killed Leanne Holland? by Graeme Crowley and Paul Wilson
  • On Canaan’s Side
  • Sarah Thornhill by Kate Grenville
  • When the Hipchicks Went to War by Pamela Rushby
  • The Space Between Us by Thrity Umriga
  • The Last Time I saw Paris by Lynn Sheene
  • The Kashmir Shawl by Rosie Thomas
  • Monsoon by Di Morrissey
  • Persuasion by Jane Austen
  • The Conductor (Shostakovichs 7th Symphony) by Sarah Quigley
  • Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  • Infidel My Life by Ayaan Hirsi AliHow one determined woman can change more history than her own.