Book Club Ratings

BOOK SHELF

Books rated by the Men’s Book Club,

Patty’s Pub, Ottawa

2003-2004

Out of Muskoka, James Bartleman                       4/10

Slaughterhouse Five, Kurt Vonnegut 9/10

Stanger in a Strange Land, Robert Heinlein     8/10

The DaVinci Code, Dan Brown                                 9/10

Deafening, Frances Itani                                             8.5/10

Paris: 1919, Part I, Margaret MacMillan             9.5/10

The Songlines, Bruce Chatwin                                    8/10

Dude, Where’s My Country, Michael Moore          7.5/10

December 6th, Martin Cruz Smith                              7.5/10

Paris: 1919, Part II, Margaret MacMillan 9.5/10

2002-2003

Atonement, Ian McEwan                                              +

Good News For a Change, David Susuki & Dressel  +

The Stone Carvers, Jane Urquhart                                   + –

The Professor and the Madman, Simon Winchester   +

The Wars, Timothy Findley                                                     + +

The Corrections, Jonathan Franzen                                      + – !

The River Thieves, Michael Crummey                                + +

The Navigator of New York, Wayne Johnston                    + –

The Life of Pi, Yann Martel                                                             +

The Englishman’s Boy, Guy Vanderhaegte                              +

2001-2002

A Fine Balance, Rohinton Mistry                                                   + +

Colony of Unrequited Dreams, Wayne Johnstson               + +

Stolen Continents, Ronald Wright                                                +

The Night Inspector, Frederick Bush                                           +

Archangel,Robert Harris                                                                    +

Potato Factory, William Courtenay                                               +

The Constant Gardener, John LeCarre                                         + +

Great Questions of Canada, Rudyard Griffiths, ed.                  +

In the Heart of the Sea, Nathaniel Philbrick                                 + +

In the Skin of the Lion, Michael Ondaatje                                       + +

2000-2001

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, Louis deBernieres                            + +

No Great Mischief, Alistair McLeod                                                     + –

A Walk in the Woods, Brian Bryson +

Road to Mars, Eric Idle                                                                              + +

In the Blood, Gordon Pitt                                                                            +

On Beulah Height, Reginald Hill                                                              + +

The Power of One, William Courtenay                                                  + +

Barney’s Version, Mordecai Richler                                                        +


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