Plymouth IVC has a very active bookclub held on the last Friday of each month.

Below is a list of the books that have been read together with a search facility.

DateBookAuthor
Life of PiYann Martel
The Magnetic Pulse of LifeAlan Cruice
The Interpretation of MurderJed Rubenfeld
An Equal MusicVikran Seth
The Lovely BonesAlice Sebold
A Short History of Tractors in UkrainianMarina Lewycka
The Celestine ProphesyJames Redfield
My Sister’s KeeperJodi Picoult
The Book ThiefMarcus Zusak
The Crystal ?(Val’s choice)
The Painted VeilSomerset Maughan
A Winter BookTove Jansson
How Green is my ValleyRichard Llewellyn
His Dark MaterialsPhilip Pullman
An Island Parish: A Summer of ScillyNigel Farrell
The OutcastSadie Jones
The Secret ScriptureSebastian Barry
Honey & Dust: Travels in Search of SweetnessPiers Moore Ede
Somewhere Towards the EndDiana Athill
Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie SocietyMary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Wolf HallHilary Mantell
Small IslandAndrea Levy
Married to a BedouinMarguerite van Geldermalsen
Bel CantoAnn Patchett
The Sound of SilenceRichard Keoghoe
Recipes for CherubsBabs Horton
The End of the AffairGraham Greene
Three Cups of TeaGreg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin
Alone on a Wide Wide SeaMichael Morpurgo
Of Mice & MenJohn Steinbeck
Sacred HeartsSarah Dunant
A Week In DecemberSebastian Faulkes
As I Walked Out One Midsummer MorningLaurie Lee
PrincessJean Sasson
An Act of TreacheryAnn Widdecombe
War HorseMichael Morpurgo
The Reluctant FundamentalistMohain Hamid
The Fifth ChildDoris Lessing
Horse BoyRupert Isaacson
Blitz CatRobert Westall
2013
JanThe Man Who Forgot His Wife
FebThe Birth of VenusSarah Dunant
MarAlone in BerlinHans Fallada, tr Michael Hofmann
AplAnimal FarmGeorge Orwell
MayEcological EthicsPatrick Gurry
JuneThe Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold FryRachael Joyce
JulyThe Girl at the Top TableMartin Horrocks
SeptemberHowards EndE M Forster
OctThe Reason I JumpNaski Higashida tr David Mitchell
NovPerfumePatrick Suskind
2014
JanThe Light Between OceansM L Stedman
FebThe 5 People You Meet in HeavenMitch Albom
MarThe Secret HistoryDonna Tartt
AplThe Wasp FactoryIain Banks
MayMemoirs of a Dutiful DaughterSimone de Beauvoir
JuneThe Husbands SecretLiane Moriarty
JulyThe Lost Child of Philomena LeeMartin Sixsmith
SeptFrom My Sister’s LipsNa’ima B Roberts
And
InfidelAyaan Hirsti Ali
OctWatership DownRichard Adams
NovMan’s Search for MeaningVictor Frankl
2015
JanSaddled with DarwinToby Green
FebEnduring LoveIan McEwan
MarThe WoolpackCynthia Harnett
AplToastNigel Slater
MayThe MiniaturistJessie Burton
JuneRailway ManEric Lomax
JulyFeverMary Beth Keane
SeptemberUsDavid Nicholls
OctTo Kill a MockingbirdHarper Lee
NovThe Earth Hums in B FlatMari Strachan
2016
JanThe Memory Keeper’s DaughterKim Edwards
FebAfter the Fire, A Still Small VoiceEvie Lloyd
MarA Buzz in the MeadowDave Goulson
AplThe Tenant of Wildfell HallAnne Bronte
MayThe Whitest FlowerBrendan Graham
JuneThe Good LiarNicholas Searle
JulyNumber 11Jonathan Coe
Sept1984 and Brave New WorldGeorge Orwell & Aldous Huxley
OctThe PostmistressSarah Blake
NovThe Ship of BridesJojo Moyes
2017  
JanCoffin RoadPeter May
FebStill AliceLisa Genova
MarThe House of SpiritsIsabel Allende
AplSleeping on JupiterAnuradha Roy
MayA Year of Marvellous WaysSarah Winman
JuneA Single SwallowHoratio Clare
JulyPuckoonSpike Milligan
SeptThe Dark Flood RisesMargaret Drabble
OctThe High Mountains of PortugalYann Martel
NovMidnight’s ChildrenSalman Rushdie
2018  
JanLewis ManPeter May
FebThe Catcher in the RyeJ D Salinger
MarThe Extraordinary Life of Frank DerrickJ B Morrison
AprilThe Black HousePeter May
MayMe Before YouJojo Moyes
JuneThe January ManChristopher Somerville
JulyFeralGeorge Monbiot
SeptThe Music ShopRachel Joyce
OctDriving Over LemonsChris Stewart
NovNo Way But GentlenesseRichard Hines
2019  
JanThe Heart’s Invisible FuriesJohn Boyne
FebA Thousand Splendid SunsKhalid Hosseini
March  Goodnight Mr TomMichelle Magorian
AprilDown and Out in Paris and LondonGeorge Orwell
MayMeadowland: The private life of an English fieldJohn Lewis-Stempel.
JuneEleanor Oliphant is completely fineGail Honeyman
JulyThe Housekeeper and The ProfessorYoko Ogawa
Sept The House by the LakeThomas Harding
Oct  The Salt PathRaynor Winn
Nov  Rule BritanniaDaphne Du Maurier
   
2020   
JanWait for Me: Memoirs of the Youngest Mitford SisterDeborah Devonshire
Feb WildingIsabella Tree
March  Once Upon a RiverDiane Setterfield
April  A Man Called OveFredrik Backman
May  The Beekeeper of AleppoChristy Lefteri.
June  A Ring of BrightwaterGavin Maxwell
JulyIf Nobody Speaks of Remarkable ThingsJon McGregor 
Sept  The SunriseVictoria Hislop
Oct  The Somerset TsunamiEmma Carroll
Nov  Where the Crawdads SingDelia Owens
    
2021   
Jan Walking HomeSimon Armitage
Feb The LidoLibby Page

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