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OW Book Club - Books chosen

The following books have been read and discussed by our OW Book Groups

The Afternoon Book Group - The Survivors

5.10.22 Weds 17:00 The Night Ship Jess Kidd
7.9.22 Weds 16:30 Rachel's Holiday Marion Keyes
13.7.22 Weds 16:30 Murder of Roger Ackroyd Agatha Christie
8.6.22 Weds 16:30 Company of Liars Karen Maitland
27.4.22 Weds, 16:30 Shuggie Bain Douglas Stuart
16.3.22 Combined Ghostwritten David Mitchell
16.2.22 Combined Unreasonable Behaviour, an autobiography Dan McCullin
19.1.22 Weds A Perfect Spy John Le Carre
18.1.22 Tues Hamnet Maggie O'Farrell
8.12.21 Weds Gilead Marilynne Robinson
30.11.21 Tues The Jealousy Man Jo Nesbo
10.11.21 Weds Stories of your life and others Ted Chiang
19.10.21 Tues Lanny Max Porter
13.10.21 Weds There are places in the world where rules are less important than kindness Carlo Rovelli
15.9.21 Weds A Song for the Dark Times Ian Rankin
31.8.21 Tues The Porpoise Mark Haddon
11.8.21 Weds Any Human Heart William Boyd
20.7.21 Tues Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
14.7.21 Weds The Midnight Library Matt Haig
15.6.21 Tues The Fox Frederick Forsyth
9.6.21 Weds The Clay Machine Gun Victor Pelerin
12.5.21 Weds Sapiens Yuval Noah Harari
11.5.21 Tues A Gentleman in Moscow Amor Towles
14.4.21 Weds Vile Bodies Evelyn Waugh
13.4.21 Tues Behind the Beautiful Forevers Katherine Boo
9.3.21 Tues/Weds The Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes


The Evening Book Group

5.10.22 Weds 8pm The Plains
In Parenthesis
Gerald Murnane
David Jones
24.8.22 Weds 8pm The Netanyahus Joshua Cohen
6.7.22 Weds 8pm High House Jessie Greengrass
25.5.22 Weds, 8pm The New Confessions
Death and the Penguin
William Boyd
Andrei Kurkov
13.4.22 Weds The Promise Damon Galgut
9.3.22 Combined Sudden Appearance Claire North
  Thurs Midland James Flint
  Mon Diary of a Young Naturalist Dara McAnulty
17.11.21 Thurs A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
1.11.21 Mon The Leopard Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
13.10.21 Thurs We Are Satellites Sarah Pinsker
27.9.21 Mon Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup John Carreyrou
9.9.21 Thurs A Gentleman in Moscow
and (whatever we can manage of) Sapiens 
Amor Towles
Yuval Noah Harari
16.8.21 Mon English Monsters John Scudamore
15.7.21 Thurs The Eight Mountains Paolo Cognetti
12.7.21 Mon Going to the Wars John Verney
10.6.21 Thurs Hamnet Maggie O'Farrell
24.5.21 Mon Hamnet Maggie O'Farrell
13.5.21 Thurs Telex from Cuba Rachel Kushner
15.4.21 Thurs Reservoir 13 Jon McGregor
12.4.21 Mon The Discomfort of Evening Marieke Lucas Rijneveld
8.3.21  Mon/Thurs The Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes

If you are interested in joining an OW Book Group, please email a.douglas@warwickschool.org.