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Genre

Title

Author

When

Who

Notes

Reviews

37

 

 

 

16 Dec 13

Alec

 

 

36

 

 

 

18 Nov 13

Tim

 

 

35

 

 

 

21 Oct 13

George

 

 

34

Non-fiction

Flat Earth News

Nick Davies

16 Sep 13

Alan

 

 

33

Farce

Skios

Michael Frayn

15 Jul 13

Dick

butt

32

History

The Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England

Ian Mortimer

17 Jun 13

Mike

butt

31

Fiction

The English Monster

LLoyd Shepherd

20 May 13

Peter

butt

30

Modern History

Into the Silence

Wade Davis

25 Apr 13

Alec

butt

29

Play

The Seagull

Chekhov

14 Mar 13

Tim

butt

28

Fiction

The Art of Fielding

Chad Harbach

26 Feb 13

George

butt

butt

27

Fiction (historical)

The Siege

Helen Dunmore

23 Jan

13

Alan

butt

butt

26

Poetry

Poetry Reading

Various

Dec

12

Dick

 

25

Ideas
(Psychology)

The Righteous Mind

Jonathan Haidt

Nov

12

Mike

24

Fiction (historical)

Birds Without Wings

Louis de Bernieres

Oct

12

Peter

23

Sociology/
Psychology

Who are we and should it matter in the 21st century?

Gary Younge

Sep

12

Alec

22

History

Frozen in Time: The Fate of the Franklin Expedition

John Geiger,
Owen Beattie

Jul

12

Tim

21

Fiction

The Strangerís Child

Alan Hollinghurst

Jun

12

George

20

Autobiography

If this is a man/the truce

Primo Levi

May

12

Alan

 

19

Ideas

What Technology Wants

Kevin Kelly

Apr

12

Mike

18

Fiction (comic/ romance)

Meltdown
One Day

Ben Elton
David Nicholls

Mar

12

Peter

 

 

17

History

Francoís Friends

Peter Day

Feb

12

Dick

 

16

Travel
(Afghanistan)

The Places in between

Rory Stewart

Jan

12

Alec

15

Fiction

Theft

Peter  Carey

Dec

11

Tim

 

14

Fiction

Nemesis

Philip Roth

Nov

11

George

 

13

Autobiography
(Life in Iran)

Persepolis

Marjane Satrapi

Oct

11

Alan

12

Fiction
(historical)

The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet

David Mitchell

Sep

11

Peter

11

Ideas
(Psychology)

The Social Animal

David Brooks

Jul

11

Mike

10

Ideas
(Sociology)

Critical Mass: How one thing leads to another.

Philip Ball

Jun

11

Alec

9

Fiction
(comic)

Solar

Ian McEwan

May

11

Dick

 

8

History

Sweet Water and Bitter - the Ships that stopped the slave trade

Sian Rees

Apr

11

Alec

 

 

7

Ideas
(sociology)

The Spirit Level

Richard Wilkinson, et al

Mar

11

Peter

 

 

6

Fiction
(crime)

This Night's Foul Work

Fred Vardas

Feb

11

Alan

 

 

5

History/
Biography

Stalin - the court of the red Czar

Simon Sebag
Montefiore

Jan

11

Alan

 

 

4

Fiction
(historical)

Lustrum

Robert Harris

Dec

10

Alec

 

 

3

History/
Biography

The Age of Wonder

Richard Holmes

Nov

10

Alan

 

2

Fiction
(literary)

A Week in December

Sebastian Faulks

Sep

10

Peter

 

1

Ideas
(science)

The Rational Optimist

Matt Ridley

Jul

10

Peter