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OCWLA's Book Club: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

  • Monday, October 28, 2019
  • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Mimi’s Café, 17231 E 17th St, Tustin, CA 92780

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OCWLA’s Book Club

Book Selection:

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley 

Suggested companion reading: The Lady and Her Monsters: A Tale of Dissections, Real-Life Dr. Frankensteins, and The Creation of Mary Shelley's Masterpiece by Roseanne Montillo

No Host Dinner & Beverages

Participate in the book swap by bringing a book off your bookshelf to exchange with other readers!Future Book Club Dates & Titles

November 25: Recursion by Blake Crouch

December 16: Holiday party and book exchange

January 27: The Moment of Lift by Melinda Gates

Past Book Club Dates & Titles

2019 Book Club Selections

1.     January – Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
2.     February – The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constanine
3.     March – Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
4.     April – Never Split the Difference by Chris Viss
5.     May – Next Year In Havana, by Chanel Cleeton
6.     June – The Library Book by Susan Orlean
7.     July – Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
8.    August 26 – Educated by Tara Westover
9.    September 30 – A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
10.  October 28 – Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
11.   November 25 – Recursion by Blake Crouch
12.   December 16 – Holiday party and book exchange

2018 Book Club Selections

1.     January – The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
2.     February – Missoula: Rape...in a College Town by Jon Krakauer
3.     March – Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skoot
4.     April – The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
5.     May – Born A Crime, by Trevor Noah
6.     June – The Boat Runner by Devin Murphy
7.     July – Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
8.     August – The Woman Behind the New Deal: the life of Francis Perkins by Kirstin Downey
9.     September – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
10.  October – The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney
11.  November – The Girl with Seven Names: A North Korean Defector’s Story by Hyeonseo Lee
12.  December – Book Party

2017 Book Club Selections

1.     January – All The Light We Cannot See By Anthony Doerr
2.     February – Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
3.     March – Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
4.     April – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
5.     May – The Majesty of the Law: Reflections of a Supreme Court Justice by Sandra Day O'Connor, Craig Joyce
6.     June – The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
7.      July – Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
8.     August – The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
9.     September – Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain
10.  October – Defending Jacob by William Landay
11.  November – The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
12.  December – Book Party

2016 Book Club Selections

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14.  February – Who Do you Love by Jennifer Weiner
15.  March – Grey Mountain by John Grisham 
16.  April – The Revenant, by Michael Punke
17.  May – The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins
18.  June –
19.  July – Waiting to be heard by Amanda Knox
20.  August – Invention of Wings by Susan Monk Kidd
21.  September – Wizard: The Life and Times of Nicola Tesla
22.  October – Just Mercy: A Story of Justice & Redemption
23.  November – Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
24.  December – Book Party


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