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Seniors in the Lead Reading List!

Our Librarians curated a book list featuring senior protagonists. Place a hold on your favorite titles today as we celebrate our PCL Seniors. 

The Bonesetter's Daughter Amy Tan

The Joy Luck Club Amy Tan

Miss Julia Knows a Thing or Two (mystery series most recent) Ann B. Ross 

Breathing Lessons Anne Tyler

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Deborah Moggach

The Story of Arthur Truluv: a novel Elizabeth Berg

Olive Kitteridge Elizabeth Strout

Olive Again Elizabeth Strout 

A Man called Ove Fredrick Backman

Britt-Marie was Here: a novel Fredrik Backman

The Girl Who Fell From The Sky Heidi W. Burrow

Major Pettigrew's Last Stand Helen Simonson

Flowers Over The Inferno Ilaria Tuti

The 100-Year Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window and Disappeared Jonas Jonasson 

Afterlife Julia Alvarez 

The Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes 

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk Kathleen Rooney

The Remains of The Day Kazuo Ishiguro

Our Souls at Night Kent Haruf

The Motion of the Body through Space: a novel Lionel Shriver

The Plague of Doves Louise Erdrich

The One in a Million Boy Monica Wood

Drive Your Plow Over The Bones Of The Dead Olga Tokarczuk 

Celine Peter Heller 

An Unnecessary Woman Rabih Alameddine

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry Rachel Joyce

Chances Are Richard Russo

The Storyteller's Secret Sejal Badani

Emily Alone Stewart O'Nan

It's Not all Downhill from here: a novel Terry McMillan

I Almost Forgot About You Terry McMillan

Their Eyes were Watching God Zora Neale Hurston