Ottershaw Night Owls WI run a Book Club which meets on the second Tuesday of the month. We  are moving to the Cricketers in Rowtown from January, startingng at 8 usual. Meetings generally last a couple of hours.

There are no vacancies for new members at the moment but if you are interested please do contact the Book Club Organiser and she will add you to the waiting list.

NEW Books for 2019


The Beekeepers Daughter - Santa Montefiore


Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine - Gail Honeyman


Before We Were Yours - Lisa Wingate


Girl on the Line - Alice Vinten


See You in September - Charity Norman


A Discovery of Witches - Deborah Harkness


Lullaby - Leila Slimani


A Place Called Winter - Patrick Gale


Miss Garnet's Angel - Sally Vickers


The Light Behind the Window - Lucinda Riley


A Man Called Ove - Fredrik Backman


The Lido - Libby Page

2018 Book Choices

In 2018 we chose the following books - please click here to see what we thought of them

Vets in Love - Cathy Woodman
Two Brothers - Ben Elton
The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
A Long Way Home (original version) - Saroo Brierley
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day - Winifred Watson
Behind Closed Doors - B A Paris
Remarkable Creatures - Tracy Chevalier
Black Rabbit Hall - Eve Chase
A Tale for the Time Being - Ruth Ozeki (2013)
The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger
Larkrise to Candleford - Flora Thomson
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves - Karen Joy Fowler

2017 book choices

In 2017 we delved into the following books - please click here to share our thoughts on them

The Silk Merchants' Daughter - Dinah Jefferies
Her Giant Octopus Moment - Kay Langdale
Catcher in the Rye - J D Salinger
Magpie Murders - Anthony Horowitz
The Girl with All the Gifts - M R Carey
Hunger Games Catching Fire - Suzanne Collins
This Must Be the Place - Maggie O’Farrell
The Wide Sargasso Sea - Jean Rhys
The Girl with a Pearl Earring - Tracy Chevalier
Dead Simple - Peter James
The Saffron Trail - Rosanna Ley
And the Mountains Echoed - Khaled Hosseini

2016 book choices

In 2016 we read the following books - please click here to see our reviews

The Miniaturist - Jessie Burton
Case Histories - Kate Atkinson                           
The Invention of Wings - Sue Monk Kidd                         
The Taxidermist’s Daughter - Kate Mosse
Longbourne - Jo Baker
Lord of the flies - William Golding
Pretty baby - Mary Kubica
After You - Jo Jo Moyes
Go set a Watchman - Harper Lee
Penny sweets and cobbled streets my East End childhood - Nanny Pat
Silent Night – The Remarkable Christmas Truce of 1914 - Stanley Weintraub

For a full list of all the books that the ONOWI book club have read over the last few years please click here

Ottershaw Night Owls is a member of the Surrey Federation of Women's Institutes 
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