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Here is a list of the books we have read:

  1. The Giver by Lois Lowry (Traci)
  2. The Crucible by Arthur Miller (Shari)
  3. By the River Peidra I Sat Down and Wept by Paulo Coelho (DeeDee)
  4. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom (Mary)
  5. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte (Kristie)
  6. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Janeal)
  7. The Deep end of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard (Dawn)
  8. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte (Kristi)
  9. Black and Blue by Anna Quindlen (Kirsten)
  10. Midwives by Chris Bohjalian (Celeste)
  11. Nectar in a Seive by Kamala Marandaya (Jeni)
  12. Middlemarch by George Eliot (Nam Chen)
  13. The Kitchen God's Wife by Amy Tan (Traci)
  14. Where the Heart is by Billie Letts (DeeDee)
  15. The Accinental Tourist by Anne Tyler (Sheri)
  16. Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur S. Golden (Janeal)
  17. The Romance Reader by Pearl Abraham (Kristi)
  18. Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt (Traci)
  19. The Ligfht of Falling Stars by Robrt Lennon (Celeste)
  20. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath (Shari)
  21. Tess of the d'Ubervilles by Thomas Hardy (Nam Chen)
  22. Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross (DeeDee)
  23. Interpreter of the Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri (April)
  24. A Year in Provence by Peter Mayle (Jeni)
  25. The Life of our Lord by Charles Dickens(Christmas 2000) 
  26. Talk Before Sleep by Elizabeth Berg (Janeal)
  27. Cold Sassy Tree by Olive Ann Burns (Kristen)
  28. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Colleen)
  29. Chocolat by Joanne Harris (Kristi)
  30. Emma by Jane Austen (Traci)
  31. The Pearl by John Steinbeck (Becky)
  32. A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway (Maureen)
  33. Tom Jones by Henry Fielding (Nam Chen)
  34. Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner (Sheri)
  35. Skipping Christmas by John Grisham (Christmas 2001)
  36. The Princess Bride by William Goldman (April)
  37. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith (Nam Chen)
  38. The Plague by Albert Camus (Jeni)
  39. Cane River by Lalita Tademy (Kristen)
  40. I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith (Kristi)
  41. An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde (Colleen)
  42. A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck (Traci)
  43. The Europeans by Henry James (Shari)
  44. Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote (Christmas 2002) (DeeDee)
  45. Girl in Hyacinth Blue by Susan Vreeland (Becky)
  46. O Pioneer by Willa Cather (Nancy)
  47. Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie (Maureen)
  48. Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris(April)
  49. The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood(Nam Chen)
  50. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling (Colleen)
  51. Blood Brothers by Elias Chacaur (Shari)
  52. Sea Glass by Anita Shreve (DeeDee)
  53. Much Ado About Nothing by Shakespeare (Jeni)
  54. Silent Night,Holy Night, The Story of the Christmas Truce (As narrated by Walter Cronkite) and various Christmas books (Cathy)
  55. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd (Becky)
  56. Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier(Nancy)
  57. Life of Pi by Yann Martel (Maureen)
  58. Carter Beats the Devil by Glen David Gold (April)
  59. The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy Emmuska (Colleen)
  60. The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck (Shari)
  61. Babette's Feast by Isak Dinesen (Jeni)
  62. The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother by James McBride (Cathy)
  63. Stolen Lives:Twenty Years in a Desert Jail by Malika Oufkir(Dawn)
  64. Life and Death in Shanghai by Nien Cheng (Nancy A.)
  65. Julie and Romeo by Jeanne Ray (Nancy L.)
  66. The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, by Alexander McCall Smith (Maureen)
  67. The Fig Eater by Jody Shields (April)
  68. Their Eyes Were Watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston (Shari)
  69. The Passion of Artemisia by Susan Vreeland (Becky)
  70. Obssessive Genius:The Inner World of Marie Curie by Barbara Goldsmith (Jeni)
  71. The Chosen by Chaim Potok (Cathy)
  72. Vanishing Acts by Jodi Picoult (Dawn)
  73. The Shop on Blossom Street by Debbie Macomber (Nancy L.)
  74. A Good Year by Peter Mayle (Maureen)
  75. The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards (DeeDee)


When you reread a classic you do not see more in the book than you did before; you see more in you than was there before.
- Clifton Fadiman