Suggested Reading Lists

Our members have suggested the following books, magazines, podcasts…..

Resource Books

Crazy Quilting Design – Sharon Boggon

Foolproof Crazy Quilting – Jennifer Clouston

Joyful Daily Stitching – Valerie Bothell

Necktie Quilts Reinvented – Christine Copenhaver

Stitch Sampler – Lucinda Ganderton

The Stitches of Creative Embroidery – Jacqueline Enthoven



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A Woman Is No Man – Etaf Rum

Akin – Emma Donoghue

American Dirt – Jeanie Cummins

Big Stone Gap – Adriana Trigiani

Dear Edward – Ann Napolitano

Enchanted April – Elizabeth von Arnim

Little Fires Everywhere – Celeste Ng

Resistance Women – Jennifer Chiaverini – Historical Fiction

The Dutch House – Ann Patchett

The Gown – Jennifer Robson

The Help – Kathryn Stockett

The Personal Librarian – Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray

The Star and The Shamrock – Jean Grainger

The School of Essential Ingredients – Erica Baurmeister

The Third Daughter – Talia Carner

Where The Crawdads Sing – Delia Owens


Ashley’s War – Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

Brushes With the Bible : The Book Of Genesis – Yardenna Lubotzky and Ruth Mark

Double Threat: Canadian Jews, The Military and World War 11 – Miriam Bessner

I Want You To Know We’re Still Here – Esther Safran Foer

Madam – Debby Applegate

Our Life With The Rocket – Roch Carrier

Outwitting History – Aaron Lansky

Rembrandt, The Jews & The Bible – Franz Landsberger

The Day the World Came to Town – Jim DeFede – Audio Book

The Devil in the White City – Erik Larson

The Devil’s Chessboard – David Talbot – Audio Book

The Dressmaker of Khair Khana – Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

The Last Kings Of Shanghai – Jonathan Kaufman

The Secret History of Home Economics – Danielle Dreilinger

The Unwomanly Face Of War – Svetlana Alexievich

Unorthodox – Deborah Feldman

When I Grow Up – Ken Krimstein – Graphic Novel


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