A Complete list of Past books we've read

See what books we've read and where we've met to discuss them.
At the very least, the details of where we met to drink wine.


January 2019
The Summer Wives: a Novel by Beatriz Williams (Ruth’s Pick)
Meeting: Lat14 Asian Eatery in Golden Valley, MN

February 2019
The Summer Wives: a Novel by Beatriz Williams (Rhonda’s Pick)
Meeting: BLVD kitchen & bar in Minnetonka, MN

March 2019
The Good Girl by Mary Kubica (Molly’s Pick)
Meeting: Postponed

April 2019
Meeting: Postponed

May 2019
Watching You by Lisa Jewell (Nettie’s Pick)
Meeting: Pizza Luce in Eden Prairie, MN

June 2019
Om Sweet Om: A Corporate Junkie's Search for Enlightenment by Nicole Lovald (Alicia’s Pick)
Meeting: Yumi’s Sushi Bar in Excelsior, MN

July 2019
Luckiest Girl Alive: A Novel by Jessica Knoll (Caitlin’s Pick)
Meeting: George and the Dragon in Minneapolis, MN

August 2019
A Gentleman in Moscow by Armor Towles (Sarah’s Pick)
Meeting: Bunny’s Bar and Grill in St. Louis Park, MN

September 2019
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (Wendi’s Pick)
Meeting: La Mesa in Minneaolis, MN

October 2019
Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg Gilmore (Molly’s Pick)
Meeting: Park Tavern in St. Louis Park, MN

November 2019
The Only Woman in the Room: A Novel by Marie Benedict (Rhonda’s Pick)
Meeting: TBD

December 2019
book tbd
Meeting: TBD


January 2018
The Leavers by Lisa Ko (Rhonda's Pick)
Meeting: Erte & The Peacock Lounge in NE Minneapolis, MN

February 2018
Grit by Angela Duckworth (Celeste's Pick)
Meeting: Book Club in Minneapolis, MN

March 2018
What She Knew by Gilly Macmillan (Caitlin's Pick)
Meeting: McCoy's Public House in St. Louis Park, MN

April 2018
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline (Nettie's Pick)
Meeting: Kona Grill in Minnetonka, MN

May 2018
Everything You Want Me To Be by Mindy Mejia (Kirsten's Pick)
Meeting: Nighthawks in Minneapolis, MN

June 2018
LaRose by Louise Erdrich (Alicia's Pick)
Meeting: Hai Hai in NE Minneapolis, MN

July 2018
The Mothers: A Novel by Brit Bennett (Sarah's Pick)
Meeting: Stewart's in St. Paul, MN

August 2018
Harmony A Novel by Carolyn Parkhurst (Claire's Pick)
Meeting: Red Cow in Edina, MN

September 2018
There There: a novel By Tommy Orange (Alicia’s Pick)
Meeting: The Sonder Shaker in Minneapolis, MN

October 2018
You Think It, I'll Say It: Stories by Curtis Sittenfeld (Wendi’s Pick)
Meeting: Dalton and Wade in Minneapolis, MN

November 2018
Priestdaddy: A Memoir by Patricia Lockwood (Kirsten’s Pick)
Meeting: Tongue in Cheek in St. Paul, MN

December 2018
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng (Sarah’s Pick)
Meeting: Parlour Bar in St. Paul, MN


January 2017
The Boy Next Door by Meg Cabot (Molly's Pick) 
Meeting: Punch Bowl Social in St. Louis Park, MN

February 2017
Whipping Boy by Allen Kurzweil (Alicia's Pick) 
Meeting: Pub 42 in New Hope, MN

March 2017
Homegiving by Yaa Gyasi (Rhonda's Pick) 
Meeting: CRAVE at the West End in St. Louis Park, MN

April 2017
Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah (Sarah's Pick) 
Meeting: Northeast Social in Minneapolis, MN

May 2017
Into The Sun by Deni Ellis Bechard (Kirsten's Pick) 
Meeting: The Sample Room in NE Minneapolis, MN

June 2017
13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl by Mona Awad (Rhonda's Pick) 
Meeting: Costa Blanca Bistro in NE Minneapolis, MN

July 2017
The Forgetting Time: A Novel by Sharon Guskin (Nettie's Pick) 
Meeting: Ike's Minnetonka in Minnetonka, MN

August 2017
The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain (Wendi's Pick) 
Meeting: BLVD kitchen & bar in Minnetonka, MN

September 2017
The Silent Child by Sarah A. Denzil (Celeste's Pick) 
Meeting: Young Joni in NE Minneapolis, MN

October 2017
The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls (Claire's Pick) 
Meeting: Birchwood Cafe in Minneapolis MN

November 2017
Eleanor Oliphlant is completely fine by Gail Honeymoon (Wendi's Pick) 
Meeting: Doolittle's Woodfire Grill in Golden Valley, MN

December 2017
Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris (Molly's Pick) 
Meeting: Lake & Irving in Minneapolis, MN


January 2016
After Alice: A Novel by Gregory MaGuire  (Alicia's Pick)
Meeting: The Unofficial Dive Bar & Grill in St. Anthony, MN

February 2016
Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll (Nettie's Pick)
Meeting: Avenida Cocina & Bar in Minnetonka, MN

March 2016
Those Who Save Us by Jessica Blum (Wendi's Pick) 
Meeting: Rojo Mexican Grill in St. Louis Park, MN

April 2016
The Moment of Everything by Shelly King (Kirsten's Pick) 
Meeting: Domo Gastro in Minneapolis, MN

May 2016
A Thousand Naked Strangers by Kevin Hazzard (Nettie's Pick) 
Meeting: Spasso Restaurant in Minnetonka, MN

June 2016
Black Chalk by Kevin Hazzard (Alicia's Pick) 
Meeting: Kitty Cat Club in Minneapolis, MN

July 2016
Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family by Amy Ellis Nutt (Claire's Pick) 
Meeting: The Loop The West End in St. Louis Park, MN

August 2016
Into the Darkest Corner: A Novel by Elizabeth Haynes (Molly's Pick) 
Meeting: The Bad Waitress in Minneapolis, MN

September 2016
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi (Wendi's Pick) 
Meeting: The Freehouse in Minneapolis, MN

October 2016
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman (Becky's Pick) 
Meeting: Bonefish Grill in St. Louis Park, MN

November 2016
In a dark, dark wood by Ruth Ware (Becky's Pick) 
Meeting: Mill Valley Kitchen in St. Louis Park, MN

December 2016
Girl at War: A Novel by Sara Novie (Claire's Pick) 
Meeting: Redstone in Minnetonka, MN


January 2015
Wild by Cheryl Strayed (Claire's Pick)
Meeting: McCoy's Public House in St. Louis Park, MN

February 2015
Perfect by Rachel Joyce (Nettie's Pick)
Meeting: BLVD Kitchen and Bar in Minnetonka, MN

April 2015
Open by Andre Agassi (Claire's Pick) AND Yes Please by Amy Poehler (Nettie's Pick)
Meeting: Ike's in Minnetonka, MN

June 2015
The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins (Wendi's Pick) 
Meeting: Yard House in St. Louis Park, MN

July 2015
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline (Kirsten's Pick) 
Meeting: Tiny Diner in Minneapolis, MN

August 2015
Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty (Becca's Pick) 
Meeting: French Meadow Bakery in Minneapolis, MN

September 2015
Beat the Reaper by Josh Bazell (Molly's Pick) 
Meeting: Eden Avenue Grill in Edina, MN

October 2015
The Storied Life of A.J Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin (Kirsten's Pick) 
Meeting: Cafe Ena in Minneapolis, MN

November 2015
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs (Claire's Pick) 
Meeting: Edina Grill in Edina, MN

December 2015
The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty (Molly's Pick) 
Meeting: Betty Danger's Country Club in Minneapolis, MN


January 2014
Where or When by Anita Shreve (Molly's Pick)
Meeting: Poor Richard's Commonhouse in Bloomington, MN

February 2014
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green (Becca's Pick)
Meeting: Galactic Pizza in Uptown Minneapolis, MN

April 2014
Coreygraphy by Corey Feldman (Nettie's Pick)
Meeting: Kona Grill in Eden Prairie, MN

May 2014
This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper
Meeting: Crave in The West End in St. Louis Park, MN

June 2014
Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Rob Lowe (Jen's Pick)
Meeting: Doolittle's Woodfire Grill in Golden Valley, MN

July 2014
Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright (Kirsten's Pick)
Meeting: Spasso Restaurant in Minnetonka, MN

August 2014
Futures and Frosting: A Sugarcoated Happily Ever After by Tara Sivec (Molly's Pick)
Meeting: Bar Louie in Minnetonka, MN

September 2014
Carry On Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life by Glennon Doyle Melton (Wendi's Pick)
Meeting: BLVD Kitchen and Bar in Minnetonka, MN

October 2014
The Phantom of Fifth Avenue by Meryl Gordon (Becca's Pick)
Meeting: Rojo Mexican Grill in Edina, MN

November 2014
The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes (Jen's Pick)
Meeting: Pizza Luce in Hopkins, MN


January 2013
Kick off & planning meeting!!  
Meeting: Tavern on France in Edina, MN

February 2013
Gone Girl By Gillian Flynn (Group Pick)
Meeting: Psycho Suzi's in NE Minneapolis, MN

April 2013
Spin Cycle By Sue Margolis (Becca's Pick)
Meeting: Chatterbox in Edina, MN

May 2013
The Middlesteins: A Novel By Jami Attenberg (Kirsten's Pick)
Meeting: Little Szechuan at the West End in St. Louis Park, MN

July 2013
Remember Me? By Sophie Kinsella (Molly's Pick)
Meeting: Pizza Luce in Hopkins, MN

August 2013
Where'd you go, Bernadette?  By Maria Semple (Nettie's Pick)
Meeting: Nettie's house!

September 2013
Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight (Jen's Pick)
Meeting: Stella's Fish Cafe in Minneapolis, MN

November 2013
The Art of Mending by Elizabeth Berg (Amanda's Pick)
Meeting: Town Hall Tap in Minneapolis, MN