Mission

To encourage reading and discussion of a variety of books and to encourage participation in library events.

Meeting Location and Schedule

Last Wednesday of each month in the downstairs meeting room of the University Heights Library, 4191 Park Boulevard, San Diego 92116.

Prior Book Selections

A Man In Full (Tom Wolfe)

A Soldier of the Great War (Mark Helprin)

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering the Appalachian Trail (Bill Bryson)

America & Americans & Selected Non-Fiction (John Steinbeck)

America & Americans (John Steinbeck)

An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of a Rural Boyhood (President Jimmy Carter)

Anna’s Book (Barbara Vine)

Appaloosa (Robert B. Parker)

Arizona Clan (Zane Grey)

Body & Soul (Frank Conroy)

Cities of the Plains (Cormac McCarthy)

Cold Pursuit (T. Jefferson Parker)

Cold Sassy Tree (Olive Ann Burns)

Death in Holy Orders (P.D. James)

Double Fold: Libraries & the Assault on Paper (Nicholson Baker)

Dr. Death (Jonathan Kellerman)

Empire Falls (Richard Russo)

Fair & Tender Ladies (Lee Smith)

Fire Lover (Joseph Wambaugh)

Galileo’s Daughter (Dava Sobel)

Girl in Hyacinth Blue (Susan Vreeland)

Harry Potter & the Sorcerer’s Stone (J.K. Rowling)

Higher Authority (Stephen White)

House of Sand & Fog (Andre Dubus III)

I’m a Stranger Here Myself (Bill Bryson)

Into Thin Air (Jon Krakauer)

Life of Pi (Yann Martel)

Master & Commander (Patrick O’Brian)

Michaelangelo & the Pope’s Ceiling (Ross King)

Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil (John Berendt)

My Dark Places (James Ellroy)

Night; Dawn; Day (Elie Wiesel)

Of Love & Other Demons (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (Jeanette Winterson)

Patriots (H.A Langguth)

Quentin’s (Maeve Binchy)

Roughing It (Mark Twain)

Running With Scissors (Augusten Burrows)

Scarlet Feather (Maeve Binchy)

Seabiscuit (Laura Hillenbrand)

Seabisquit (Laura Hillenbrand)

Shrub (Molly Ivins)

Skinwalkers (Tony Hillerman)

Sleepers (Lorenzo Carcaterra)

Snow Falling on Cedars (David Guterson)

Stupid White Men (Michael Moore)

The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern (Lillian Jackson Braun)

The Cat Who Went to Paris (Peter Gethers)

The Coffee Trader (David Liss)

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon)

The Da Vinci Code (Dan Brown)

The Devil in the White City (Erik Larson)

The Gunslinger (Stephen King)

The House Gun (Nadine Gardiner)

The Jungle Book (Rudyard Kipling)

The Jury (Steve Martini)

The Magician’s Assistant (Ann Patchett)

The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency (Alexander McCall Smith)

The Orchid Thief (Susan Orlean)

The Pickwick Papers (Charles Dickens)

The Pickwick Papers (Charles Dickens)

The Poisonwood Bible (Barbara Kingsolver)

The Professor & The Madman (Simon Winchester)

The Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)

The Sky Is Falling (Sidney Sheldon)

The Tipping Point (Malcolm Gladwell)

The Undertaker’s Wife (Loren N. Estleman)

Thunderstruck (Erik Larson)

Tuesdays with Morrie (Mitch Albom)

Unhinged (Sarah Grimes)

Wait Till Next Year ((Doris Kearns Goodwin)

Walking Man (Tony Hillerman)

Washington’s Crossing

Wealth & Democracy (Kevin Phillips)

Wicked – The Life & Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (Gregory Maguire)

Zorro (Isabel Allende)

Contact Information

Pat Johnston, (619) 291-6751, uhnewsed@yahoo.com  or the University Heights Branch Library at (619) 692-4912.

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