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Gransnet recommended reads

If you've liked one of our 'book of the month' recommendations, there's a good chance you will like others, so have a look at our collated recommended reads. We've included a review link under each image to help you decide, and you can also delve further into what the author had to say about his/her book by looking at the associated webchats. With over three years worth of books to choose from, there's bound to be enough to keep even the most discerning bookworms happy.

Books of the month prior to 2014 can be found here. And if you're looking for something for the grandchildren to read, try Gransnet recommended reads for kids | Gransnet recommended picture books for kids.

2018

 

Anatomy of a Scandal Three Things About Elsie The Inaugural Meeting of the Fairvale Ladies Book Club Dear Mrs Bird

January

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February

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March

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April

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The Colour of Bee Larkham's Murder Meet Me at the Museum Old Baggage The Cactus

May

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June

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July

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August

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The House Across the Street      

September

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2017

 

Everyone Brave is Forgiven book cover Laurie Frankel The Girlfriend book cover A Dangerous Crossing

January

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March

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April

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Maggie O'Farrell Eleanor Oliphant Graham Norton The Keeper of Lost Things

May

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June

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July

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August

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Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows Cousins At First Light  

September

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October

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November

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2016

 

crooked heart - jan book club the trouble with goats and sheep Joanna Cannon The Butcher's Hook Shtum

January

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April

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A Good Catch The Essex Serpent The Other Side of the World The Silk Merchant's Daughter

May

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June

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August

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The Ballroom Cartes Postales from Greece  

September

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October

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November

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2015

 

Etta Otto Russell and James Summertime girl on train archers

January

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April

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issy bradley house of hidden mothers man at the helm the woman who stole my life

May

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July

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August

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Ridley Road After You Girl in the Red Coat  

September

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October

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November

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2014

 

Little Old Lady who Broke all the Rules Mouseproof Kitchen Burial Rites Almost English

January

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April

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los alamos The Gallery of Vanished Husbands The Deaths Spare Brides

May

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August

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Invention of Wings Miss Carter's war Hello from the Gillespies  

September

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