17th December 2018 – Burmese Days by George Orwell (Derek)

19th November 2018 – The Human Stain by Philip Roth (Mike E)

15th October 2018 – Two Serious Ladies by Jane Bowles (Mary)

17th September 2018 – Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (Russell)

20th August 2018 – Memento Mori by Muriel Spark (?)

16 July 2018 – Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allen Poe (?)

18 June 2018 – Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (?)

21 May 2018 – Mr Sammler’s Planet by Saul Bellow (?)

16 April 2018 – Half A Life by V.S. Naipaul (?)

19 March 2018 – The Bull From the Sea – Renault (?)

19 February 2018 – Another Country – Baldwin (?)

15 January 2018 – The Pledge – Durrunmatt (?)

18th December 2017 – Ballad of the Sad Café by Carson McCullers (?)

20th November 2017 – Rabbit Run by John Updike (?)

16th October 2017 – The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles (?)

18th September 2017 – All the Tea in China by Kyril Bonfiglioli (?)

21st August 2017 The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa (?)

17th July 2017 – Decline and Fall by Evelyn Waugh (John D)

19th June 2017 – Requiem: A Hallucination by Antonio Tabucchi (Mary M)

15th May 2017 – Vernon Godlittle by D.B.C Pierre (Mike E)

17th April 2017 – Arab Jazz by Karim Miské (Mike N)

20th March 2017 – Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept by Elizabeth Smart (Tad)

20th February 2017 – Bring along a Bob Dylan lyric to discuss (All)

9th January 2017 – The Glass Bead Game by Herman Hesse (Russell)

12th December 2016 – The Ballad of the Sad Cafe by Carson McCullers (Proposed by ?)

17th October 2016Song of Solomon (Proposed by ?)

19th September 2016Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne (Proposed by ?)

15th August 2016Midnight in The Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt (Mike N)

18th July 2016Marabou Stork Nightmares by Irvine Welsh (Derek)

20th June 2016All The King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren (Proposed by ?)

16th May 2016 – Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut (Russell)

18th April 2016 – The Temple Of The Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima (Proposed by ?)

21st March 2016 – The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers (Proposed by ?)

15th February 2016Capital by John Lanchester (Mike N)

18th January 2016 – In Cold Blood by Truman Capote (Glyn)

21st December 2015Breakfast At Tiffany’s by Truman Capote (Bridget)

16th November 2015 – Immortality by Milan Kundera (Proposed by ?)

19th October 2015 – The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga (Dulcie)

21st September 2015 – The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger (Russell)

17th August 2015 – When Nietzsche Wept by Irvin D. Yalom (Karina)

20th July 2015History of the Seige of Lisbon by Jose Saramago (Mary M)

15th June 2015 – A Handful of Dust by Evelyn Waugh (Proposed by ?)

18th May 2015 – The Penguin Book of Modern British Short Stories by Various (Bridget)

20th April 2015 – Keep The Aspidistra Flying by George Orwell (Derek)

16th March 2015 – Brooklyn by Colm Toibin (Mike N)

16th February 2015 – Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited by Vladimir Nabokov (Jim)

19th January 2015 – Voss by Patrick White (Glynn)

1st December 2014 – Herzog by Saul Bellow (Russell)

17th November 2014 – The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini (Proposed by ?)

20th October 2014 – The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald (John D)

15th September 2014 – Island by Aldous Huxley (Pauline)

18th August 2014 – Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf (Proposed by ?)

21st July 2014 – Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain (Bridget)

16th June 2014 – Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell (Derek)

19th May 2014The Shock of the Fall by Nathan Filer (Dulcie)

21st April 2014 – The Book Of Daniel by E.L. Doctorow (Mike E)

17th March 2014 – A Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Man by James Joyce (Russell)

17th February 2014 – Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte (Jim)

20th January 2014 – The Fall by Albert Camus (John D)

16th December 2013The Pearl by John Steinbeck (Pauline)

18th November 2013Out of Africa by Karen Blixen (Bridget)

21st October 2013 – Metropole by Ferenc Karinthy (Monica)

16th September 2013 – The Third Policeman by Flann O’Brien (Tad)

19th August 2013 – No Country For Old Men by Cormac McCarthy (Sheila)

15th July 2013Saturday Night And Sunday Morning by Alan Sillitoe (Phil N)

17th June 2013 – The Blood of Others by Simone De Beauvoir (Russell)

20th May 2013Wild Palms by William Faulkner (Mike N)

15th April 2013 – Skagboys by Irvine Welsh (Derek)

18th March 2013To Have And Have Not by Ernest Hemingway (Phil N)

18th February 2013The Colour Purple by Alice Walker (Joe)

21st January 2013Orlando by Virginia Woolf (Sheila)

17th December 2012 – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell (Jayne)

19th November 2012 – Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates (Jim)

15th October 2012 – Flight patterns by Alan Mahar (Phil N)

17th September 2012 – The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson (Russell)

20th August 2012 – Under The Volcano by Malcolm Lowry

16th July 2012 – The Well-Beloved by Thomas Hardy (Mike E)

18th June 2012 – Sunset Song by Lewis Grassic Gibbon (Sheila)

21st May 2012 – Chrome Yellow by Aldous Huxley (Pauline)

16th April 2012Hard Times by Charles Dickens (Russell)

19th march 2012 – Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke (Jim)

20th February 2012 – The postman Always Rings Twice by John M. Cain (Mike N)

16th January 2012 – The Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Russell)

19th December 2011A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (Proposed by ?)

21st November 2011 – Fugitive Pieces by Anne Michaels (Russell)

17th October 2011A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry (Paul D)

19th September 2011Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy (Paul)

10th August 2011PIPs Symposium – Extracts from the novel ‘Thinks’ by David Lodge

18th July 2011The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare (Mike E)

20th June 2011The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham (John D)

16th May 2011Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse (Russell)

18th April 2011The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (Laura)

21st March 2011Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen (Simon)

21st February 2011Disgrace by J M Coetzee (Mike N)

17th January 2011 – The Tropic of Capricorn by Henry Miller (Jim)

13th December 2010Bring Along a Short Story/Poem (Proposed by ?)

15th November 2010 – The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky (Russell)

18th October 2010 – No Signposts in the Sea by Vita Sackville-West (John L)

20th September 2010The Citadel by A. J. Cronin (Claire)

16th August 2010A Short Story to Discuss by Tobias Wolff (Jim)

4th August 2010 (PIPs Symposium Event) – Liar! by Isaac Asimov (in ‘I, Robot’ Collection)

19th July 2010Flaubert’s Parrot by Julian Barnes (Julie)

21st June 2010 – Nocturnes by Kazuo Ishiguro (Steve B)

17th May 2010The Immoralist by Andre Gide (Russell)

19th April 2010The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters (Tina)

15th March 2010 – The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Mike E)

15th February 2010The Dice Man by Luke Rhinehart (Lucas)

18th January 2010 – The Four Quartets by T. S. Eliot (Jim)

21st December 2009 – The Collector by John Fowles (Claire)

16th November 2009 – One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Alexander Solzhenitsyn (Russell)

19th October 2009 – Memoirs of a Survivor by Doris Lessing (John L)

15th October 2009 (The Bluecoat Centre 1pm) – Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry (All)

21st September 2009American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis (Mike E)

17th August 2009 – Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol (Russell)

20th July 2009 – The New York Trilogy by Paul Auster (Jim)

15th June 2009Monsignor Quixote by Graham Greene (Kevin)

18th May 2009Les Misérables by Victor Hugo (Steve B)

20th April 2009Othello by William Shakespeare (Kathy)

16th March 2009 – Our Country’s Good by Timberlake Wertenbaker (Claire)

16th February 2009 – Open Poetry Forum (All)

19th January 2009 – Ulysses (Episode 12: Cyclops) by James Joyce (Russell)

15th December 2008 – King Lear by William Shakespeare (Russell)

17th November 2008 – Girlfriend in a Coma by Douglas Coupland (Jim)

20th October 2008 – Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky (Mike E)

13th October 2008 – Is there a book that changed your life? at The Bluecoat (4 – 6pm)

15th September 2008 – The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby (Geraldine)

18th August 2008 – A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen (Claire)

21st July 2008 – Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre (Russell)

16th June 2008 – Cry, The Beloved Country by Alan Patton (Jim)

19th May 2008 – Jekyll & Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (Geraldine)

21st April 2008 – Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka (Angela)

19th March 2008Hamlet by William Shakespeare (Rob)

5th March 2008? – Tom Brown’s School Days by Thomas Hughes (Phil Smith)

20th February 2008? – Nineteen Eighty Four by George Orwell (Derek)

16th January 2008? – Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (Mike E)

December 2007 Death in Venice by Thomas Mann (Geraldine)

November 2007? – One Flew Over the Cukoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey (Angela)

October 2007? – Beloved by Toni Morrison (Jim)

September 2007? – Atomised by Michel Houellebecq (Russell)

September 2007? – The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad (Mike N)

August 2007? – We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver (Angela)

July 2007 – The Virgin and the Gypsy by D.H. Lawrence (Geraldine)

June 2007? – Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift (Rob)

May 2007? – Hunger by Knut Hamsun (Mike N)

April 2007? – Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro (Pat H)

March 2007? – The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera (Jim)

February 2007? – The Outsider by Albert Camus (Russell)

January 2007? – The Dead by James Joyce (Jim)

 

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