Kindred Spirits Book Club


Strengthening sisterhood, friendship

& community through reading

2019 Reading Selections


Annual Business Meeting

Strong on the Outside, Dying on the Inside

Lisa M. Brown

Publisher:  Xulon Press

Published: January 19, 2011

ISBN-13: 978-1612156231

Recommended by:  Club Selection


Shift Points

Dean Del Sesto

Publisher:  Revell

Published:  June 15, 2013

ISBN-13: 978-0800721862

Recommended by:  Diane Morton


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Michelle Obama
Publisher:  Random House Large Print; Large Print edition
Published:  November 13, 2018
ISBN-13: 978-0525633754
Recommended by:  Kathy Dixon
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The Mothers, A Novel

Britt Bennett

Publisher:  Riverhead Books; First Edition Limited Issue edition

Published:  October 11, 2016

ISBN-13: 978-0399184512

Recommended by:  Sharon Hollis

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13th Annual

Fall Into Fiction

September 21, 2019

Waterfront Hotel
10 Washington Street, Oakland, CA 94607

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Second Time Sweeter

Beverly Jenkins

Publisher:  William Morrow Paperbacks

Published:  August 28, 2018

ISBN-13: 978-0062699268

Recommended by:  Jackie Anderson


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Ghetto Rose

Nisha Lanae

Publisher: Concrete Rose Publications, LLC

Published:  Septemeber 15, 2016

ISBN-13: 978-0998127507

Recommended by:  Patrice Moore


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The Unthinkable Sins

Tiffani Quarles-Sanders

Publisher:  Hollow Bridge Publishing L.L.C

Published:  November 15, 2015

ISBN-13: 978-0986331947

Recommended by:  Sharon Hollis


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The Reckoning

John Grisham

Publisher:  Doubleday

Published:  October 23, 2018

ISBN-13: 978-0385544153

Recommended by:  Jackie Anderson


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Parable of the Sower

Octavia E. Butler

Publisher:  Grand Central Publishing; Updated edition

Published:  January 1, 2000

ISBN-13: 978-0446675505

Recommended by:  Diane Morton

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Anna May and the Preacher

Theresa Bennett-Wilkes

Publisher:  Holly Tree Publications, LLC

Published:  September 24, 2013

ISBN-13: 978-0578143705

Recommended by:  Janet Peterson

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