St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church

Book Club

The Book Club is a book discussion group that always welcomes new members. Books are selected by the group and discussions scheduled monthly on a Thursday morning. Childcare can be provided upon request.

Bookclub Coordinator: Cindy Scott 

 Upcoming Meeting:

Book Club will be held on the second Thursday of each month from 9:30 - 10:30 am, in the West Meeting room. Everyone is welcome. There is free child care available upon request.  

Please come and discuss and share insight into the monthly selection shown below.

August 2005
Coincidences: Touched by a Miracle
Bosco, Antoinette
September 2005
Do Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?
Powers, John
October 2005
The Red Tent
Diamant, Anita
November 2005
Teresa of Avila
Du Boulay, Shirley
December 2005
Dinner with a Perfect Stranger
Gregory, David
January 2006
Twelve Apostolic Women
Turpin, Joanne
February 2006
The Samurai’s Garden
Tsukiyama, Gail
March 2006
The Kite Runner
Hosseini, Khaled
April 2006
Nine Parts of Desire
Brooks, Geraldine
May 2006
Mr. Blue
Connolly, Miles
June 2006
Wiesel, Elie
July 2006
Living the Mass
Chaput, Charles J.
August 2006
The Lamb’s Supper
Hahn, Scott
October 2006
Hassler, Jon
November 2006
My Sister’s Keeper
Picoult, Jodi
December 2006
Fighting for Bread and Roses
Coleman, Lynn
January 2007
Three Cups of Tea
Mortenson, Greg
February 2007
The Screwtape Letters
Lewis, C.S.
March 2007
Turning Points
Phillips, James
April 2007
The Memory Keeper’s Daughter
Edwards, Kim
May 2007
The Secret Life of Bees
Kidd, Sue Monk
July 2007
Women in Church History
Turpin, Joanne
August 2007
Between Two Worlds
Salbi, Zainab
Sept. 2007
A Thousand Splendid Suns
Hosseini, Khaled
Oct/Nov 2007
The Brothers Karamazov
Dec 2007
Left to Tell
Ilibagiza, Imaculee
Feb 2008
A Long Way Home
Beah, Ishmael
March 2008
The Holy Longing
Rolheiser, Ronald
April 2008
The Alchemist
Coelho, Paulo
May 2008
The Glass Castle
Walls, Jeannette
June 2008
Christ the Lord-Out of Egypt
Rice, Anne
July 2008
The Children’s Blizzard
Laskin, David
Sept. 2008
My Antonia
Cather, Willa
Oct. 2008
The Shack
Nov. 2008
Brooks, Geraldine
Dec. 2008
Snow Falling on Cedars
Guterson, David
Jan. 2009
How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization
Woods, Thomas
 Feb. 2009        
Beach Music     
Conroy, Pat 
 March 2009
Their Eyes Were Watching God
Neal Hurston, Zora 
 April 2009        
 Anna: Woman of Miracles 
 Van Vick/Haenni 
 May 2009     
 The Long Loneliness
Day, Dorothy 
June 2009    
Red River Rising 
July 2009 The Good Earth Buck, Pearl S.  8.7
August 2009 The Year of Living Biblically Jacobs, A.J. 7.3 
Sept. 2009 When Crickets Cry Martin, Charlie  6.6
Oct. 2009   The Longest Trip Home Grogan, John   7.0
Nov. 2009 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Shaffer, Mary Ann  7.2
 Dec. 2009 Sons Buck, Pearl S.   6.0
Jan. 2010 Same Kind of Different as Me  Hall/Moore  6.1
Feb. 2010 Life on the Rock Cavins, Jeff  6.1
March 2010 Three Dog Life Thomas, Abigail  6.0
April 2010  North of Hope  Hassler, Jon  7.0
May 2010 David Copperfield Dickens, Charles  6.0
June 2010 Water for Elephants Gruen, Sara  7.2
July 2010 House Divided Buck, Pearl S.  6.3
August 2010 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Smith, Betty  8.0
September 2010 Emma Austen, Jane  5.5
October 2010 The Book Thief Zusak, Marcus 9.1 
November 2010  The Joyful Christian   Lewis, C.S.  5.0
December 2010 Olive Kitteridge Strout, Elizabeth  7.5
January 2011 A Portrait of Jesus Grizone, Joseph  5.8
February 2011 The Stone Angel Laurance, Margaret  7.0
March 2011 The Good Good Pig Montgomery, Sy  7.3
April 2011 Our Lady of Kibeho
Ilibagiza, Imaculee
May 2011 My Life with the Saints   Martin, James  8.0
June 2011  Sara's Key  Rushnia, Tuliane  7.0
July 2011 Rediscovering Catholicism Kelly, Matthew  7.3
 August 2011 Breakfast with the Pope   Vigilante, Susan  7.8
Sept. 2011 Jack and Rochelle Sutin, Jack and Rochelle  7.7
Oct. 2011 The Emperors of Chocolate Brenner, Joel  6.8
 Nov. 2011 Jubilee   Walker, Margaret  7.6
Dec. 2011 Heaven is for Real Burpo, Todd and Colton  6.8
January 2012 Caleb's Crossing Brooks, Geraldine  8.0
 February 2012 Snowflower and the Secret Fan   See, Lisa  8.4
March 2012   Reconciliation  Morneau, Robert  6.0
 April 2012 Following  Jesus Shea, John  8.5
May 2012 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Skloot, Rebecca  7.8
June 2012 Good Girls/Bad Girls Twelve Women of the Old Testament  Wray,T.J.  7.0
July 2012 The Last Town on Earth Mullen, Thomas   6.3
August 2012  Death Comes for the Archbishop  Cather, Willa  7.5
September 2012  The Touch  Wallace, Randall  7.0
October 2012 Fire Within Dubay, Fr. Thomas   NA
 November 2012  A Green Journey Hassler, Jon   6.0
December 2012 Dawn of the Messiah Sri, Edward  8.8
January 2013 Madonnas of Leningrad Dean, Debra  7.3
February 2013 Kindred  Butler, Octavia  7.5
March 2013 The Prodigal Son Nowen, Henry  6.8
April 2013 Behind the Beautiful Forevers Boo, Katherine  7.0
May 2013 The Great Gatsby Fitzgerald, F. Scott  8.0
June/July  2013 Saint Joan of Arc Twain, Mark  8.8
August 2013 Nineteen Minutes Picoult, Jodi  NA
September 2013 A People of Hope   Dolan, Timothy  8.0
October 2013 Out Stealing Horses  Pettersen, Per  6.5
November 2013 A Good Man    Shriver, Mark  8.0
December 2013  The women of Christmas  Higgs, Liz Curtis  --
 January 2014  The women of Christmas  Higgs, Liz Curtis  7.2
February 2014 Finding True Happiness Sheen, Foultan 7.8
March 2014 The Miracle of Father Kapaun Wenzl, Roy  8.1
April 2014 The Jesuits guide to almost everything Martin, James  8.0
May 2014 The Girl You Left Behind  Moyes, JoJo   8.0
June 2014  The Time Keeper  Albom, Mitch  6.8
September 2014 Sister Kenny  Cohn, Victor  6.5
October 2014 Invention of Wings Kidd, Sue Monk  7.9
November 2014 Orphan Train Baker-Kline, Christina  7.6
December 2014 The Christmas Box Evans, Richard Paul  
January 2015  Rome Sweet Home    
February 2015