Downtowners Book Group: Previous Selections

August 2014 Clash of Civilizations Over an Elevator in Piazza Vittoriao by Amara Lakhous.

July 2014 Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver.

June 2014 The Maid's Version by Daniel Woodrell.

May 2014 House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East by Anthony Shadid.

April 2014 Visitation Street by Ivy Pochoda.

March 2014 Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.

February 2014 The Princess Bride by William Goldman.

January 2014 The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt.

November 2013 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff.

October 2013 Citizens of London by Lynne Olson.

September 2013 True Grit by Charles Portis.

August 2013 Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo.

July 2013 Once Upon a River by Bonnie Jo Campbell.

June 2013 The Dead by James Joyce.

May 2013 Brick Lane by Monica Ali.

April 2013 The Submission by Amy Waldman.

March 2013 The Boy Kings of Texas: A Memoir by Domingo Martinez.

February 2013 Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman.

January 2013 In the Heat of the Night by John Ball.

November 2012 Tinkers by Paul Harding.

October 2012 The Turn of the Screw by Henry James.

September 2012 Just Kids by Patti Smith.

August 2012 Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward.

July 2012 A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cosse.

June 2012 Why Read Moby-Dick? by Nathaniel Philbrick.

May 2012 The Paris Wife by Paula McLain.

April 2012 Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President by Candice Millard.

March 2012 Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon.

February 2012 City of Thieves by David Benioff.

January 2012 In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez.

November 2011 Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff.

October 2011 The Good Soldiers by David Finkel.

September 2011 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.

August 2011 Almost Dead by Assaf Gavron.

July 2011 The Help by Kathryn Stockett.

June 2011 So Much for That by Lionel Shriver.

May 2011 My Stroke of Insight by Jill Bolte Taylor.

April 2011 Mudbound by Hillary Jordan.

March 2011 Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi.

February 2011 Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke.

January 2011 The Road by Cormac McCarthy.