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WIMS Book Club

Book Club

Meeting Schedule

Monday, November 6, 2023

The First Ladies by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray



WIMS BookClub usually meets on the first Monday of the month, every two months.  Contact [email protected] for meeting information.

Books we have read over the past few years:

  • The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict
  • The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict
  • The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
  • The Book of Longings: A Novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jasswai
  • The Agitators: Three Friends Who Fought for Abolition and Women's Rights by Dorothy Wickendon
  • The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
  • Better Luck Next Time by Julia Claiborne Johnson
  • What the Wind Knows by Amy Harmon
  • Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary LIfe in the Shadow of the Crown by Anne Glenconner
  • Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  • The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
  • The Gilded Hour by Sara Donati
  • How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez
  • My Year of Meats by Ruth Ozeki
  • The Warmth of Other Suns:  The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
  • Pavilion of Women:  A Novel of Life in the Women’s Quarters by Pearl S. Buck
  • America’s First Daughter by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie
  • One in a Million Boy by Monica Wood
  • Hillbilly Elegy:  A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance
  • The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  • Eight Hundred Grapes by Laura Dave
  • Pandora’s Lab:  Seven Stories of Science Gone Wrong by Paul A. Offit
  • The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson
  • We’re Going To Need More Wine:  Stories that are Funny, Complicated and True by Gabrielle Union
  • On Tyranny:  Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder
  • Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
  • The Power by Naomi Alderman
  • Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  • Educated:  A Memoir by Tara Westover
  • Broken for You by Stephanie Kallos
  • Becoming by Michele Obama
  • Born A Crime:  Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
  • The Year of Living Danishly:  My Twelve Months Unearthing the Secrets of the World’s Happiest Country by Helen Russell

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