Between the Lines: Previous Selections

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.

November 2014 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows.

October 2104 Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks.

September 2014 The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls.

August 2014 A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines.

June 2014 The Most Dangerous Thing by Laura Lippman.

May 2014 The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon.

April 2014 Nemesis by Philip Roth.

March 2014 The Women by T. C. Boyle.

February 2014 Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole.

January 2014 State of Wonder by Ann Patchett.

December 2013 Home by Toni Morrison.

October 2013 True Grit by Charles Portis.

September 2013 In the Kingdom of Men by Kim Barnes.

August 2013 The Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher.

July 2013 The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty.

June 2013 Above All Things by Tanis Rideout.

May 2013 Canada by Richard Ford.

April 2013 Defending Jacob by William Landay.

March 2013 The Butcher’s Boy by Thomas Perry.

February 2013 The Giver by Lois Lowry.

January 2013 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith.

December 2012 The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe.

November 2012 Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes.

October 2012 The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander.

September 2012 Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See.

August 2012 The Angel Esmeralda: Nine Stories by Don Delillo.

July 2012 State of Wonder by Ann Patchett.

June 2012 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.

May 2012 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley.

April 2012 Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison.

March 2012 The Cat’s Table by Michael Ondaatje.