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Mumsnet book of the month - titles 2015 - 2017

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RachelMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 18-Jun-18 17:52:46

A few people have asked us to list our previous book of the month titles. We actually started back in 2011 and our first ever title was Hisham Matar's In the country of Men.

For now, here's the last three years' book of the month titles. Feeling slightly nostalgic reading through and realise what brilliant authors we've had on over the years. Please use this thread to discuss previous titles - the good and the unreadable wink and let us know if you decide to read any of these books. We're always keen to hear your thoughts...also do let us know if you want us to go back further.

You can use the search engine to find the webchats which all took place in Book of the month Talk topic. Exercise caution when reading webchats as there may be spoilers shock

2017
Jan - The Power - Naomi Alderman
Feb - A Boy Made of Blocks - Keith Stuart
March - Everyone Brave is Forgiven - Chris Cleave
April - The Mandibles by Lionel Shriver
May - The Tidal Zone by Sarah Moss
June - Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
July - Swing Time by Zadie Smith
September - My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal
October - Days Without End by Sebastian Barry

2016
Jan - The Illuminations - Andrew O’Hagan
Feb - The Noise of Time - Julian Barnes
March - The Wolf Border by Sarah Hall
April - Noonday by Pat Barker
May - The Green Road by Anne Enright
June - The Book of Memory by Patina Gappah
July - In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume
August - The Improbability of Love by Hannah Rothschild
September - After You by Jojo Moyes
October - The Outrun by Amy Liptrot
November - Waking Lions by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

2015
Jan - Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey
Feb - The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton
March - The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro
April - H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald
May - The Children Act by Ian McEwan
June - Funny Girl by Nick Hornby
July - Fall Out by Sadie Jones
August - The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
September - Purity by Jonathan Franzen
October -The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood
November - Lila - Marilynne Robinson

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