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2016–2017 Book Club Book List

| By Shannon GaNun

The ladies of The Ford Plantation Book Club have spoken and chosen the books for the 2016–2017 season by voting for their top picks in several categories. Members: If you love to read and discuss your thoughts, Book Club is for you! Meetings are held once a month at The Main House and include dinner. Please find the list of books and the dates of meetings below.

Thursday, September 22
“H is for Hawk,” by Helen Macdonald

Thursday, October 27
“The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance,” by Edmund De Waal

Thursday, November 10
“The President’s Lady: A Novel about Rachel and Andrew Jackson,” by Irving Stone

Thursday, December 8
“Natchez Burning: A Novel,” by Greg Isles

Thursday, January 26
“The Importance of Being Earnest,” by Oscar Wilde

Thursday, February 23
“Ahab’s Wife: Or, The Star-Gazer,” by Sena Jeter Naslund

Thursday, March 23
“What She Left Behind,” by Ellen Marie Wiseman

Thursday, April 27
“1861: The Civil War Awakening,” by Adam Goodheart