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Common Ground: 2014 Selections

All meetings were held at Chuck's house in Pembroke. Scoring continued throughout this year and was optional; scores range from 0-5. In the table below, linked scores lead you to a full review, except December, where the linked scores lead you to the book's listing at Amazon. Attendees for 2014 were Bill, Jeremy, Chuck, and Travis.

Date Monthly Selection(s) Author WA JW CM TB Avg.
Jan 14
An Arrow's Flight Mark Merlis 4.0 5.0 5.0   4.67
Feb 11
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas John Boyne 3.0 5.0 4.5   4.17
Mar 11
The Folded Leaf William Maxwell   4.5 5.0   4.75
Apr 8
A Stone Boat Andrew Solomon 3.0 3.5 2.5   3.00
May 13
Eighty-Sixed David B. Feinberg 3.5 3.0 2.5   3.00
Jun 10
The Spell Alan Hollinghurst 3.0 4.0 4.0   3.67
Jul 22
Are You My Mother? Alison Bechdel 4.0 3.5 4.0 4.0 3.88
Aug 26
The Unreal Life of Sergey Nabokov Paul Russell 3.0 4.5 5.0 4.0 4.13
Sep 9
Mitko Garth Greenwell 3.0 5.0 4.5 4.5 4.25
Oct 14
The Story of the Night Colm Toibin 2.5 3.0 3.0   2.83
Nov 11
Able Was I Drew Banks 2.0 4.0 4.5 3.0 3.38
Dec 9
Reader’s Choice   3.5 4.5 5.0 4.0  

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