TBE Reads Book List

Here is a list of books read by TBE Reads, our community’s book club. Books are chosen by leaders on a rotating basis. This list will give you a sense of the types of books we read. Contact Debbie Herman to get on the reader list.

Coming up in 2024
Drawing in the Dust by Zoe Klein (May)
Ana Turns by Lisa Gornick (September)

Absolution by Alice McDermott 
The Heaven and Earth Grocery Store
by James McBride
The Secret Life of Sunflowers by Marta Molnar

Demon Copperhead
by Barbara Kingsolver
by Laurie Albanese and The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano
The Lemon Tree by Sandy Tolan

The Sleep of Apples with author Ami Sands Brodoff
Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell
The Last Rose of Shanghai
by Weina Dai Randel
The Passenger
by Cormac McCarthy
The Lincoln Highway
by Amor Towles
The Beekeeper of Aleppo
by Christy Lefteri
Cloud Cuckoo Land
by Anthony Doerr

The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich
The Underground Railroad
by Colson Whitehead
The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes

The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer
Just Mercy
by Bryan Stevenson
The Lost Girls of Paris
by Pam Jenoff
Beyond the Ghetto Gates
with author Michelle Cameron
The Rosie Project
by Graeme Simsion
My Own Words
by Ruth Bader Ginsberg

The Thing Around Your Neck by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Inheritance by Dani Shapiro
Where the Crawdad Sings by Delia Owens
Educated, A Memoir
by Tara Westover
Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor by Yossi Klein Halevi
Unorthodox by Deborah Feldman

Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
The Genius of Judaism by Bernard-Henri Lévy
We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter
Rashi’s Daughters (Book I: Joheved) by Maggie Anton
Lift and Separate by Marilyn Simon Rothstein
Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

The Orphan’s Tale by Pam Jenoff
In the Garden of Beasts
by Erik Larson
My Beloved World, a Memoir by Sonia Sotomayor