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Lake Oswego Reads 2017 - The Rocket Girls

Books Considered for 2017

Life without a Recipe by Diana Abu-Jaber

Island Beneath the Sea by Isabel Allende

The Neruda Case by Roberto Ampero

The Blue Zones Solution: Eating and Living Like the World's Healthiest People by Dan Buettner

Outline by Rachel Cusk 

Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat

King of Cuba by Cristina Garcia

Pianist of Willesdent Lane by Mona Golabek

I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes

The Rise of Rocket Girls by Nathalia Holt

Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

The Heart by Maylis de Kernagal

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

13 Ways of Looking: A Novella and Three Stories by Colum McCann

We are Called to Rise by Laura McBride

The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan by Jenny Nordberg

Find a Way by Diana Nyad

The Industries of the Future by Alex Ross

Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson

The Summer Before the War: A Novel by Helen Simonson

The Case of D.B. Cooper's Parachute by William Sullivan

Beautiful Fools: The Last Affair of Zelda and Scott Fitzgerald by R. Clifton Spargo

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

Land of Love and Drowning by Tiphanie Yanique

The Sound of Gravel by Ruth Warner

Alexander Hamilton: The Life and Death That Changed A Nation by Michael Williams

Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson