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Join Our Book Club!

Do you enjoy curling up with a good book once in awhile? Have you ever finished a book and wished you had someone with which to talk about it? If so, you should check out the Northwest Houston Mothers & More Book Club!

The Book Club meets during the first Thursday evening of every month at a local restaurant or member's home for a light meal and a discussion of the previous month's reading selection. Members vote and decide the book list each year.

Email us for more information on where the Book Club meets.

The following is the current book list:

2008 Book Club Reading List

Meeting Date

Book & Author

January 3rd

No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

February 7th (May change due to Retreat)

The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, Book 1) by Philip Pullman

March 6th

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

April 3rd

The Good Women of China: Hidden Voices by Xinran

May 1st

The Guy Not Taken: Stories by Jennifer Weiner

June 5th

Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace...One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson

July 3rd

Hanna's Daughter's by Marianne Fredriksson

August 7th

Ines of My Soul by Isabel Allende

September 4th

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

October 2nd

In an Instant: A Family's Journey of Love and Healing by Lee & Bob Woodruff

November 6th

Practically Perfect in Every Way: My Misadventures Through the World of Self-Help -- and Back by Jennifer Niesslein

December 4th

The Next Thing on My List by Jill Smolinski

Past book club selections have included

  • The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
  • April 1865: The Month that Saved America (Jay Winik)
  • Outlander (Diana Gabaldon)
  • The Secret Garden (Frances Hodgson Burnett)
  • The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Alexander McCall Smith)
  • Animal Farm (George Orwell)
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon)
  • Into Thin Air (Jon Krakauer)
  • Angels & Demon (Dan Brown)
  • The Secret Life of Bees (Sue Monk Kidd)
  • The Road From Coorain (Jill Ker Conway)
  • Bel Canto (Ann Patchett)
  • A Parchment of Leaves (Silas House)
  • Girl in Hyacinth Blue (Susan Vreeland)
  • The Time Traveler's Wife (Audrey Niffenegger)
  • The Da Vinci Code (Dan Brown)
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)
  • Jim and Louella's Homemade Heartfix Remedy (Beatrice Barry)
  • The Magician's Nephew (C.S. Lewis)