DAY and EVE Book Club Selections 2022-2023

FWC Book Club (DAY) 2023- 2024 Selections

The Daytime Book Club Coordinator is Kiran Gangahar. The Following books will be reviewed this year: 

SEPT. 13, 2023         “Horse” by Geraldine Brooks.  Hostess: Kiran Gangahar.  Reviewer : Dorothy

OCT. 11, 2023            “A Fever in the Heartland” by Timothy Egan.  Hostess: Jan.  Reviewer: Marge Woodman

NOV. 8, 2023            “Lessons in Chemistry “ by Bonnie Garmus.  Hostess: Pam.  Reviewer: Jan

DEC. 13, 2023          “Don’t Make me Pull Over” by Richard Ratay.  Hostess: Marge Woodman. Reviewer: Pam

JAN. 10, 2024           “Prairie Forge” by James J. Kimble.  Hostess: Dorothy.  Reviewer: Kay ( over Zoom or FaceTime if  travel is not possible)

FEB. 14, 2024          “The Night Watchman” by Louise Erdrich.  Hostess: Patty.  Reviewer: Patti

MARCH 13, 2024     “The Only Woman in the Room” by Marie Benedict.  Hostess: Joanie.  Reviewer: Claudianna ( not sure if this is the author we picked??)

APRIL 10, 2024        “The Covenant of Water” by Abraham Verghese. Hostess: Cynthia.  Reviewer: Kiran

MAY 8, 2024             “The Wager” by David Grann.  Hostess: Claudianna.  Reviewer: Cynthia.

JUNE 12, 2024         “Life in a Jar” by Irena Sendler. Hostess: Kay ( or maybe at a Coffee Shop). Reviewer: Joanie.

FWC Book Club (EVE) 2023-2024 Selections

The Evening Book will be Club Coordinated by Carol McGlade in 2023-2024.  The following books will be reviewed this year:

September 19, 2023  Demon Copperfield by Barbara Kingsolver, Barb Hurlbert Reviewer

October 19,2023  Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman, Robin Lally Reviewer

November 16, 2023  A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War: How J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis Rediscovered Faith, Friendship, and Heroism in the Cataclysm of 1914-1918 by Joseph Loconte, Carrie Meyer Reviewer

December 21, 2023  Black Print with a White Carnation: Mildred Brown and the Omaha Star Newspaper, 1938-1989 by Amy Forss, Carrie Meyer Reviewer (possible author visit and possible Christmas gathering)

January 18, 2024  Lessons in Chemisty by Bonnie Garmus,  Mary Gurney Reviewer

February 15, 2024  Trust by Hernon Diaz, Julie Sebastian Reviewer

March 21, 2024 House in the Pines by Ana Reeves, Korie Cochran Reviewer

April 18, 2024 The World Played Chess by Robert Dugoni, Carol McGlade Reviewer

May 16, 2024  The Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly, Dr. Mary Gallagher Jansen Reviewer

June 20, 2024  Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt, Theresa Olsen Reviewer: Girls Gone Wild Party at the Olson Pool

The group decided to continue meeting by zoom so as not to miss Julie’s valuable input.  If we know of a time that Julie will be in Omaha we may schedule an in person meet.

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