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Vote for Book Group Reads for 2020 — return form by February 7

Readers, please choose 10 from among the 26 books listed as candidates for 2020 reading by the BAIN Book Group.  Even if you won’t be in town for every meeting, anyone interested is invited to vote.  Fiction, non-fiction, books in translation, classics, they are all on the list.  Give 10 points to your favorite, 9 points to your next favorite, etc.    Address comments, get the form, and return the form to Tonilin@aol.com.  In a continued effort to please everyone …  Toni will forward you to the voting form if the list below doesn’t serve you.

Vote Title Author Pages Year
1 News of a Kidnapping Gabriel Garcia Marquez 291 1996
2 No One Writes to the Colonel Gabriel Garcia Marquez 69 1978
3 The Beautiful and Damned F. Scott Fitzgerald 218 1922
4 Aunt Julia and the Script Writer Mario Vargas Llhosa 388 2011
5 One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich: A Novel Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn 201 1962
6 The Blazing World Siri Hustvedt 369 2014
7 What I Loved Siri Hustvedt 386 2004
8 All Over Creation Ruth Ozeki 432 2004
9 The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating Elisabeth Tova Bailey 209 2013
10 Spell of the Sensuous Perception and Language in a More-Than-Human World David Abrams 368 2012
11 God’s Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine — Victoria Sweet 372 2012
12 The Muralist B. A. Shapir 369 2015
13 Fruit of the Drunken Tree Ingrid Rojas Contreras 304 2018
14 Next Year in Havana Chanel Cleeton 394 2018
15 Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria Beverly Daniel Tatum 358 2017
16 The Indigo Girl Natasha Boyd 343 2017
17 Where’d You Go, Bernadette Maria Semple 335 2012
18 A Single Thread Tracy Chevalier 331 2019
19 Disappearing Earth Julia Phillips 262 2019
20 Fleishman Is in Trouble Taffy Brodesser-Akner 376 2019
21 On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous Ocean Vuong 256 2019
22 Red at the Bone Jacqueline Woodson 207 2019
23 Three Women Lisa Taddeo 320 2019
24 Kitchen House Kathleen Grissom 368 2010
25 Gilead Marilynne Robinson 247 2004
26 Everything I Never Told You Celeste Ng 298 2014
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  1. gaston . #

    Vote 10 your listing 1 News of a Kidnapping Gabriel Garcia Marquez 291 1996 9 2 No One Writes to the Colonel Gabriel Garcia Marquez 69 1978 8 3 The Beautiful and Damned F. Scott Fitzgerald 218 1922 7 4 Aunt Julia and the Script Writer Mario Vargas Llosa 388 2011 1 5 One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich: A Novel Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn 201 1962 4 10 Spell of the sens etc David Abraham 368 2012 5 11 God’s Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine — Victoria Sweet 372 2012 2 14 Next Year in Havana Chanel Cleeton 394 2018 6 15 Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria Beverly Daniel Tatum 358 2017 3 19 Disappearing Earth Julia Phillips 262 2019

    ________________________________ De: BAIN Downtown Enviado: lunes, 20 de enero de 2020 14:35 Para: gaston1k@hotmail.com Asunto: [New post] Vote for Book Group Reads for 2020 — return form by February 7

    tq posted: “Readers, please choose 10 from among the 26 books listed as candidates for 2020 reading by the BAIN Book Group. Even if you won’t be in town for every meeting, anyone interested is invited to vote. Fiction, non-fiction, books in translation, classics, t”

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    January 21, 2020
  2. tq #

    Super!! Thanks for your response. I will add it to the tally.

    Best regards.

    Toni

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    February 4, 2020
  3. tq #

    Just to make sure. Which is your favorite — No One Writes to the Colonel? Looks like you voted for 7 books. Right? With Disappearing Earth your last choice. Right?

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    February 4, 2020

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