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Maidens' Quest Book List

  1. Disobedience by Jane Hamilton
  2. Back When We Were Grownups by Anne Tyler
  3. Lucy Crocker 2.0 by Caroline Preston
  4. Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
  5. A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
  6. A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
  7. Girl With a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
  8. Skipping Christmas by John Grisham
  9. My Last Days as Roy Rogers by Pat C. Devoto
  10. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
  11. Drawn to the Rhythm by Sara Hall
  12. The Good Men by Charmaine Craig
  13. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
  14. Three Junes by Julia Glass
  15. Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
  16. Cuba Diaries by Isadora Tattlin
  17. Small Wonder by Barbara Kingsolver
  18. Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
  19. A Gesture Life by Chang-rae Lee
  20. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
  21. The Bitch in the House by Cathi Hanauer
  22. When the Emperor Was Devine by Julie Otsuka
  23. Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons by Lorna Landvik
  24. Sleep Toward Heaven by Amanda Eyre Ward
  25. The Pursuit of Alice Thrift by Elinor Lipman
  26. The Alchemist by Paula Coelho
  27. Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi
  28. Blessings by Anna Quindlen
  29. Good Grief by Lolly Winston
  30. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  31. The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
  32. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  33. Sleeping With Schubert by Bonnie Marson
  34. True Notebooks by Mark Salzman
  35. Broken for You by Stephanie Kallos
  36. Sleepaway by Bonnie Marson
  37. Gonzales & Daughter Trucking Co. by Maria Amparo Escando
  38. As Cool As I Am by Pete Fromm
  39. My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
  40. An Elegant Gathering of White Snows by Kris Radish
  41. Miracle at St. Anna by James McBride
  42. The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman
  43. Looking Like the Enemy by Mary Gruenewald
  44. The Highest Tide by Jim Lynch
  45. The Bright Forever by Lee Martin
  46. Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith by Anne Lamott
  47. White Ghost Girls by Alice Greenway
  48. Kindred by Octavia Butler
  49. The Memory of Running by Ron McLarty
  50. The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
  51. The Dogs of Babel by Carolyn Parkhurst
  52. One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus
  53. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace...One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin
  54. Rise and Shine by Anna Quindlen
  55. Water For Elephants by Sara Gruen
  56. Flight by Sherman Alexie
  57. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
  58. The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
  59. The Girls by Lori Lansens
  60. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
  61. Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
  62. The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu
  63. Plenty by Alisa Smith and J.B. Mackinnon
  64. Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
  65. Petropolis by Anya Ulinich
  66. Run by Ann Patchett
  67. The Post-Birthday World by Lionel Shriver
  68. Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris
  69. Dreams From My Father by Barack Obama
  70. Peony In Love by Lisa See
  1. Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult
  2. The Double Bind by Chris Bohjalian (H: Linda; F: Kim)
  3. Mudbound by Hillary Jordan (H: Rosie; F: Debi)
  4. My Jim by Nancy Rawles (H: Kathy; F: Sandy)
  5. A Sudden Country by Karen Fisher (H: Third Place Books; F: Author)
  6. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (H: Paula; F: Paula)
  7. The Guernsey Library and Potato Peel Pie Society by Annie Barrows and Mary Ann Shaffer (H: Laurie; F: Carol)
  8. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery (H: Kim; F: Linda)
  9. My Life in France by Julia Child and Alex Prud'Homme (H: Carol; F: Kathy)
  10. My Stroke of Insight by Jill Bolte Taylor (H: Sandy; F: Sandy)
  11. The Help by Kathryn Stockett (H: Claire; F: Paula)
  12. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout (H: Kathy; F: Debi)
  13. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford (H: Rosie; F: Claire)
  14. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson (H: Laurie; F: Kim)
  15. Home Safe by Elizabeth Berg (H: Carol; F: Rosie)
  16. Wesley the Owl by Stacey O'Brien (H: Paula; F: Sandy)
  17. Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann (H: Claire; F: Laurie)
  18. Jarrettsville: A Novel by Cornelia Nixon (H: Linda; F: Paula)
  19. Polar Dream by Helen Thaye (H: Kim; F: Kathy)
  20. Little Bee by Chris Cleave (H: Debi; F: Carol)
  21. Breaking Clean by Judy Blunt (H: Sandy; F: Linda)
  22. I Remember Nothing by Nora Ephron (H: Kathy; F: Debi)
  23. House Rules by Jodi Picoult (H: Paula; F: Claire)
  24. Persuasion by Jane Austen (H: Rosie; F: Sandy)
  25. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (H: Laurie; F: Kim)
  26. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley (H: Linda; F: Kathy)
  27. Mennonite in a Little Black Dress by Rhoda Janzen (H: Claire; F: Carol)
  28. Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese (H: Carol; F: Sandy)
  29. Still Alice by Lisa Genova (H: Sandy; F: Debi)
  30. Joy for Beginners by Erica Bauermeister (H: Debi)
  31. Traveling with Pomegranates: A Mother and Daughter Journey to the Sacred Places of Greece, Turkey, and France by Sue Monk Kidd and Ann Kidd Taylor (H: Kim; F: Linda)
  32. Half of the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn (H: Kathy; F: Debi)
  33. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (F: Kathy)
  34. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson (H: Linda; F: Paula)
  35. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain (H: Paula; F: Sandy)
  36. Blood, Bones & Butter by Gabrielle Hamilton (H: Debi; F: Kathy)
  37. The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh (H: Sandy; F: Laurie)
  38. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green (H: Claire; F: Carol)
  39. Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple (H: Kim; F: Debi)
  40. The Dirty Life: A Memoir of Farming Food and Love by Kristin Kimball (H: Laurie; F: Claire)
  41. The Secrets of Mary Bowser by Lois Leveen (H: Debi; F: Claire)
  42. Wild by Cheryl Strayed (H: Carol; F: Linda)
  43. State of Wonder by Ann Patchett (H: Laurie; F: Kim)
  44. Defending Jacob by William Landay (H: Claire; F: Debi)
  1. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (H: Paula; F: Carol)
  2. The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls (H: Linda; F: Sandy)
  3. A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki (H: Kathy; F: Laurie)
  4. Hope Chest by Cherie Tucker (H: Claire; F: Kathy)
  5. Timbrel by Marianne Mersereau (H: Sandy; F: Marianne)
  6. The Light Between Oceans: A Novel by M.L. Stedman (H: Kim; F: Debi)
  7. The Interestings: A Novel by Meg Wolitzer (H: Carol; F: Linda)
  8. Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher by Timothy Egan (H: Kathy; F: Paula)
  9. The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin (H: Debi; F: Kim)
  10. The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe (H: Claire; F: Carol)
  11. Consumed by Mike Bugni (H: Linda; F: Mike)
  12. The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown (H: Laurie)
  13. Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford (H: Claire; F: Sandy)
  14. The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving by Jonathan Evison (H: Sandy; F: Laurie)
  15. Truth Like the Sun by Jim Lynch (H: Debi; F: Carol)
  16. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion (H: Linda; F: Kim)
  17. My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor (H: Carol; F: Kathy)
  18. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd (H: Paula; F: Linda)
  19. Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand (H: Kim; F: Debi)
  20. Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline (H: Claire; F: Paula)
  21. Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan (H: Debi; F: Sandy)
  22. My Family and Other Hazards by June Melby (H: Kathy; F: Kathy)
  23. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins (H: Linda; F: Carol)
  24. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (H: Sandy; F: Claire)
  25. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Frye by Rachel Joyce (H:Debi; F: Kim)
  26. Circling the Sun by Paula McLain (H: Debi; F: Paula)
  27. The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessey by Rachel Joyce (H: Kim; F: Debi)
  28. Best Boy by Eli Gottlieb (H:Kathy; F: Linda)
  29. The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace by Jeff Hobbs (H: Carol; F: Sandy)
  30. Brooklyn by Colm Toibin (H: Claire; F: Kim)
  31. Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver (H: Linda; F: Laurie)
  32. Martin, Marten by Brian Doyle (H: Third Place Books)
  33. The Summer Before the War by Helen Somonson (H: Debi; F: Kathy)
  34. The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman (H: Claire; F: Carol)
  35. The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney (H: Sandy; F: Paula)
  36. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin (H: Linda; F: Sandy)
  37. Hotel Angeline. A Novel in 36 Voices by 36 Authors (H: Carol; F: Kim)
  38. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead (H: Kim; F: Debi)
  39. Brain Bytes by Eric Chudler and Lise Johnson
  40. Great Small Things by Jodi Picoult (H: Kathy; F: Linda)
  41. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman (H: Carol; F: Kathy)
  42. Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance (H: Linda; F: Sandy)
  43. Eruption by Steve Olson (H: Debi; F: Sandy)
  44. Still Life by Louise Penny (H: Claire; F: Laurie)
  45. The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
  46. My Own Words by Ruth Bader Ginsburg (H: Kim; F: Debi)