The Happy Valley Library Book Group has been meeting regularly since 2013. Check out this list to see all the books we have read and discussed. Join us for the next one!

January – Lost Lake/Allen
February – Astoria/Stark
March – Nutshell/McEwan
April – Station Eleven/Mandel
May –  My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry/Backman
June – A Visit from the Goon Squad/Egan
July – No meeting (Happy 4th of July!)
August – The Astronaut Wives Club/Koppel
September – Asymmetry/Halliday
October – Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine/Honeyman
November – News of the World/Jiles

January – Wait for Signs/Johnson
February – The House Girl/Conklin
March – The Wangs vs. the World/Chang
April – The Red Garden/Hoffman
May – Behind the Beautiful Forevers/Boo
June – Small Blessings/Woodruff
July – Rise & Shine, Benedict Stone/Patrick
August – Be Frank with Me/Johnson
September – The Girl Who Fell from the Sky/Durrow
October – The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion/Flagg
November – Euphoria/King
December – Goodbye, Vitamin/Khong

January – The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry/Joyce
February – The Round House/Erdrich
March – Tale for the Time Being/Ozeki
April – The Diver’s Clothes Lie Empty/Vida
May – The Lost City of Z/Grann
June – The Dog Stars/Heller
July – The Little Giant of Aberdeen County/Baker
August – The Vacationers/Straub
September – As Husbands Go/Isaacs
October – Burial Rites/Kent
November – Tallgrass/Dallas
December – The Things We Keep/Hepworth

January – Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore/Sloan
February – My Antonia/Cather
March – Boy, Snow, Bird/Oyeyemi
April – Code Name: Verity/Wein
May – Remarkable Creatures/Chevalier
June – Pirate Hunters/Kurson
July – The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry/Zevin
August – The Paris Wife/McLain
September – Our Souls at Night/Haruf
October – Lila/Robinson
November – Where’d You Go Bernadette/Semple
December – The Rosie Project/Simsion

January – Did not meet
February – Mudbound/Jordan
March – Mink River/Doyle
April – Barbarian Nurseries/Tobar
May – A More Perfect Heaven/Sobel
June – The Madonnas of Leningrad/Dean
July – Did not meet
August – The Bartender’s Tale/Doig
September – The Chaperone/Moriarty
October – The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving/Evison
November – Juliet/Fortier
December – Holidays on Ice/Sedaris

January – Did not meet
February – A Tree Grows in Brooklyn/Smith
March – Nothing Daunted/Wickenden
April – The Elegance of the Hedgehog/Barbery
May – Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand/Simonson
June – Cuckoo’s Calling/Galbraith
July – Did not meet
August – A Partial History of Lost Causes/DuBois
September – Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk/Fountain
October – We Need New Names/Bulawayo
November – Sacre Bleu/Moore
December – Did not meet

January – Did not meet
February – A Moveable Feast/Hemingway
March – The American Heiress/Goodwin
April – My Abandonment/Rock
May – The Imperfectionists/Rachman
June – The Geography of Bliss/Weiner
July – Did not meet
August – The Spellman Files/Lutz
September – The Tiger’s Wife/Obreht
October – The Postmistress/Blake
November – The Lonely Polygamist/Udall
December – The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey/Mosley