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Discussion Question Archives

All of the Daughters of Penelope Foundation, Inc. Book Club Discussion Question Archives are on this page.

September 2016 – August 2017

Better Dead Than Divorced
Bridging the Aegean
The Expatriates
The Bitter Lemons of Cyprus
The Perfect Neighbors
The Pilot’s Wife
The Sundial
The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair

September 2015 – August 2016

A Bouquet of Love
All the Light We Cannot See

American Aphrodite
Dear Life

Finding Jake
Greece on My Wheels
In The Dolphin’s Wake
Let Me Explain You
My Family and Other Animals
My Life in France
Outline
Ru
Still Mine
The Art of Racing In the Rain
The Girl Who Wrote in Silk
The Heart Specialist
The OPA! Way
Things Can Only Get Feta
Trip Through Your Wires
When the Cypress Whispers
Where There’s Hope, There’s Life and Laughter

September 2014 – August 2015

2am at the Cat’s Pyjamas
A Reunion of Ghosts
A Spool of Blue Thread
All My Puny Sorrows
Calling Invisible Women
Falling in Honey
Grin and Bear It
Honey, Olives, Octopus: Adventures at the Greek Table (No questions)
Ithaka on the Horizon (No questions)
Justice – What’s The Right Thing To Do? (No questions)
News from the Village
No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency: THE HANDSOME MAN’S DELUXE CAFÉ (No questions)
Mrs. Tependris, The Contemporary Years (no questions)
My Father Had This Luger …
Madam Ambassador
Still Life With Bread Crumbs
The Global War on Morris
The Greeks of Beaubien Street
The Journey of My days, My Lives
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Frey
The One Way Bridge
Vicious Minds (No questions)

September 2013 – August 2014

Before I Go To Sleep
Cafe Tempest
Cicada’s Choice
Harlot’s Sauce: A Memoir of Food, Family, Love, Loss, and Greece
I Am Mahala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban (No questions)
Instant Mom
Invisible
My American Unhappiness
My Greek Drama
Small Bird, Tell Me
Searching for Ithaca
Ten Things I’ve Learnt About Love
The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion
The Bishop’s Man
The Black Dahlia
The Bellstone
The Corsican Caper
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
The Greek House: The Story of a Painter’s Love Affair with the Island of Sifnos
The Maze
The Obituary Writer: A Novel
The Thread
Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder (No questions)
Where’d You Go, Bernadette

September 2012 – August 2013

A Good American
A Most Wanted Man
Ask Me Again Tomorrow: A Life in Progress
Dandelions for Dinner: Greece at War and a Family’s Dreams of America
Greek Fire
In My Father’s Country: An Afghan Women Defies Her Fate
Island of the Winds
Istanbul Passage
Peaches for Father Francis
Prey on Patmos
Seasons of Sun
Tales of the Heart
The Ashford Affair
The Dinner
The End of Your Life Book Club
The Greek Treasure
The Green Shore
The Lion Is In
The Love Story of Johnny Valentine
The Night Circus
The Sense of an Ending
Travels with Epicurus
Zorba the Greek

September 2011 – August 2012

Antigone’s Wake
A Touch of Greek
Deadline in Athens
Faithful Place
Island of the Winds
Peace Like A River
Pericles Commission
Same Kind of Different as Me
Shakespeare’s Kitchen
The Elegance of the Hedgehog
The Greek Way
The Isle of Stone
The Jasmine Isle
The Language of Flowers
The Lucky Child
The Marriage Plot: A Novel
The Messenger of Athens
The Night Circus
The Patron Saint of Liars
The Postmistress
The Senator’s Wife
The Submission
The Ten Thousand
Year of Wonders


September 2010 – August 2011

A House in Corfu: A Family’s Sojourn in Greece
A Place for Us
Belong to Me: A novel
Dinner with Persephone
Eleni
Empire Falls
Falling in Love with Sophia
Gilead: A novel
Greek Boy Growing Up Southern
Master Butcher’s Singing Club
Middlesex
Not Even My Name
Olive Kitteridge
Saints at the River
South of Broad
Star of the Sea
Tales from a Greek Island
The Agony and the Ecstasy
The Bright Forever
The Colossus of Maroussi
The Falls: A novel
The God of Small Things
The Third Wedding
You Can’t Beat an Alabama Woman

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September 2009 – August 2010

Agape
Digging to America
Eurydice Street: A Place in Athens
Greece: A Love Story
In the Woods
It’s All Greek to Me
North of Ithaka
Once Upon a Town
Shadow of the Wind
Stealing Athena
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
The Bell Maker’s House
The Guernsey Literacy and Potato Peel Society
The Help
The Island
The Penelopiad
The Poisonwood Bible
The Red Tent
The Summer of My Greek Taverna: A Memoir
The Thirteenth Tale
The Tortilla Curtain
Twice a Stranger
Water for Elephants
Written on the Kree