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Marcia And Joan
Hosts Marcia Franklin & Joan Cartan-Hansen


Good Summer Reading 2003

Tony Doerr's Choices:


1. The Path, by Chet Raymo

2. An Obsession with Butterflies, by Sharman Apt Russell


1. Life of Pi, Yann Martel

2. The Paris Review Book: of Heartbreak, Madness, Sex, Love, Betrayal,
Outsiders, Intoxication, War, Whimsy, Horrors, God, Death, Dinner, Baseball,
Travels, the Art of Writing, and Everything Else in the World Since 1953

George Plimpton, editor


Charlotte's Web, by E.B. White

Heather Parkinson's Choices:


1. A Life Without Consequence by Stephen Elliot

2. King Leopold's Ghost by Adam Hochschild


1. Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee

2. Flying Leap by Judy Budnitz


Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell

Marcia Franklin's Choices:


1. Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

2. Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi


Interpreter of Maladies by Jumpha Lahiri

                         Viewers's Choices:

1. The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell

2. A Million Little Pieces by James Frey

3. Where Rivers Change Direction by Mark Spragg

4. Patriot Games by Tom Clancy

5. Sea Biscuit by Laura Hillenbrand

6. White Poplar, Black Locust by Louise Wagenknecht

7. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

8. books by Pat McManus

9. A Painted House by John Grisham

10. The Truth Will Kill Me by Nancy Whitmore (local author, about the murder case of Robin Row)

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