Bill's favorites from this list which are the books he has read from the longer TNC list.

August, 2006: The God of Small Things, by Arundhati Roy
May, 2007: New and Selected Poems, by Mary Oliver
June, 2007: River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze, by Peter Hessler
April, 2008: The Good Earth, by Pearl Buck
December, 2013: Notes from Underground, by Fyodor Dostoevsky
November, 2014: The Housekeeper and the Professor, by Yoko Ogawa
April, 2015: Prologue, Wife of Bath, and Miller's Tale from The Canterbury Tales, by Chaucer
January, 2016: The Signature of All Things, by Elizabeth Gilbert
March, 2016: East of Eden, by John Steinbeck
March, 2017: Lab Girl, by Hope Jahren
March, 2018: The Left Hand of Darkness, by Ursula K. Le Guin
November, 2018: Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, by Annie Dillard
July, 2019: Mink River, by Brian Doyle
June, 2020: The Plover, by Brian Doyle
August 2020: A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles
October, 2020: The Master and Margarita, by Mikhail Bulgakov
June, 2021: A Midsummer Night's Dream, by William Shakespeare
August, 2021: The Night Watchman, by Louise Erdrich
February 2022: Gorky Park, by Martin Cruz Smith
August, 2023: The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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