• Amanda Clay

10 Books You Should Read This Year

The Thursday Afternoon Book Club of King’s Mountain offers their picks for a year of reading.


The March 2013 issue featured The Thursday Afternoon Book Club of Kings Mountain. This year, they celebrate a century of reading and culture.

With all that experience, we asked them for the 10 books they recommend you read this year. Here are the ones they shared.

Catherine the Great

Catherine the Great by Robert K. Massie

The Dovekeepers

The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman

Iron House

Iron House by John Hart

The Paris Wife

The Paris Wife by Paula McLain

The House of Silk

The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz

Killing Lincoln

Killing Lincoln by Bill O’Reilly

Marmee and Louisa

Marmee and Louisa by Eva LaPlante

The Casual Vacancy

The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling

The Real Elizabeth

The Real Elizabeth by Andrew Marr

Winter of the World

Winter of the World by Ken Follett

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