Past Selections (Archive)

Date Book Title Author Genre
April 2012 The Sacred Place Daniel Black
March 2012 Gathering of Waters Bernice McFadden
February 2012 11/23/63 Stephen King Fiction
December 2011 Perfect Peace Daniel Black
December 2009 The Help Kathryn Stockett
November 2009 The Sign Raymond Khoury
October 2009 Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man: What Men Really Think About Love, Relationships, Intimacy, and Commitment Steve Harvey
September 2009 Proverbs for the People Jewell Parker Rhodes
August 2009 The Strain Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan
July 2009 Life is Short But Wide J. California Cooper
June 2009 WWW: Wake Robert Sawyer
May 2009 A Mercy Toni Morrison
April 2009 My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding Various Authors
March 2009 Dying for Revenge: Gideon Trilogy, Book 3
Dying for Revenge: Gideon Trilogy, Book 3
February 2009 Dead Until Dark: Sookie Stackhouse Southern Vampire Mystery #1 Charlaine Harris
January 2009 The Host Stephanie Meyer
May 06 George and Rue George Elliott Clarke
April 06 Baby Brother’s Blues Pearl Cledge
March 06 Mindscan Robert Sawyer Sci-Fi
Feb 06 Fledgling : A Novel Octavia Butler
December 2005
November 2005 Voodoo Season Jewell Parker Rhodes
October 2005 n/a
September 2005 Flash Forward Robert Sawyer
August 2005 The Interupution of Everything Terry McMillian
July 2005 The Other Woman Eric Jerome Dickey
June 2005 The Fruits of Atterley Angela Banks
May 2005 The Black Bird Papers Ian Smith
April 2005 Angels and Demons Dan Brown
Hosted Event:The Femme Fantastik Military TourSaturday April 2, 2005 at 6:00 PMBook Seller: Amistad BooksVenue: The Grille at Clear Lake
March 05 The Gilda Stories Jewell Gomez
Feb 05 Pickin’ GroundWe would all like to thank Mary Jones for such a wonderful meeting at her lovely home. The food was great, the company was wonderful and we we so lucky to have the author, Jeanetta Britt join us for the metting.We would also like to thank the Circle of Essence Book Club (Galveston, TX), the Sista Friends Book Club (Houston, TX); and the USA ‘Wannabe’ Book Club (just kidding Sharon and Rodney) for joining us. Jeanetta Britt
Jan 05 n/a
August 2004 Rebecca Daphne du Maurier
July 04 Degree of Caution Sibyl Avery Jackson
June 04

The Good House

Tananarive Due Horror
May 04

The Jesus Thief

J. R. Lankford Sci-Fi
Apr 04

East of Eden

John Steinbeck Classic Fiction
Mar 04

I Know This Much is True

Wally Lamb Fiction
Feb 04 Echoes of a Distant Summer Guy Johnson Fiction
Jan 04 Twelve Red Herrings Jeffery Archer Short Stories
Nov 03
Sept 03 Get
Some Love
Nina Foxx Romance
Aug 03


Main Stream
July 03 Girl,
Get Your Money Straight!
Glinda Bridgforth Self Help
Jun 03 A
Prayer for Deliverance
Christopher Chambers Mystery/Thriller
May 03 Loving
Bernice McFadden Main Stream Fiction
Apr 03 Replay Ken Grimwood Science Fiction
Mar 03 On
Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker
A’Lelia Bundles Biography
Feb 03 Blackwood
Anne Rice Horror
Jan 03 Douglass’
Women: A Novel
Jewell Parker Rhodes Historical Fiction
Nov 02 Love
Don’t Live Here Any More
Denene Millner, Nick Chiles Mainstream
Sep 02 Their
Eyes Were Watching God (1937)
Zora Neale Hurston Classic Fiction
Aug 02 The  Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedomby Don Miguel Ruiz Non-Fiction
July 02 Married But Still Looking Travis Hunter Mainstream
June 02 Violets  Are Blue James Patterson Mystery/Thriller
May 02 I  Know ow Who Holds Tomorrow Francis Ray Romance
Apr 02 Kindred Ocatavia Butler Science Fiction
Mar 02 Granddaddy’s  Dirt Brian Egeston Self-Published
Feb 02 Queen  of the Damn Anne Rice Horror
Jan 02 The  Wind Done Gone Alice Randalll Historical Fiction
Nov 01 Sympathy
for the Devil
Christopher Chambers Mystery
Oct 01 The Future Has A Past J. California Cooper Short Stories
Sep 01 Cane  River Lalita Tademy Historical Fiction
Aug 01 Temptation Victoria Christopher Murray Christian Fiction
July 01 The Living Blood Tananarive Due Horror
June 01 Nappily Ever After Trisha Thomas Fiction
May 01 Passing Patricia Jones Fiction
Apr 01 Daughters of The Dust Julie Dash Historical Fiction
Mar 01 Merrick Anne Rice Horror
Feb 01 A  Day Late and a Dollar Short Terry McMilliam Fiction
Jan 01 Passing  By Samaria Sharon Ewell Foster Christian Fiction
Nov 00 What a Woman’s Gotta Do Evelyn Coleman Mystery
Sep 00 Blanche Passes Go Barbara Neely Mystery
Aug 00 Tumbling Diane McKinney-Whetstone Fiction
July 00 The Sweeter the Juice Shirlee Taylor Haizlip Autobiography
June 00 The Blacker the Berry… Wallace Thurman Classic Fiction
May 00 Ain’t  Nobody’s Business If I Do Valerie Wilson Wesley Fiction
April 00 The Descent Jeff Long Suspense
Mar 00 Casting The First Stone Kimberla Lawson Roby Fiction
Feb 00 The Shirt Off His Back Parry Brown Fiction
Jan 00 River,  Cross My Heart : A Novel Breena Clarke Fiction
Nov 99 Push Sapphire Fiction
Oct 99 Thunderland Brandon Massey Horror
Sept 99 Sometimes I Cry Linda Dominique Grosvenor Fiction
Aug 99 Cheaters Eric Jerome Dickey Fiction
July 99 Only  Twice I’ve Wished For Heaven Dawn Turner Twice


Jun 99

Brown  Girl in the Ring

Nalo Hopkinson


May 99

I  Am Legend



Apr 99

I  Know This Much is True

Wally Lamb


Mar 99 The Color of Water James McBride Autobiography
Feb 99 Truly  Blessed Teddy Pendergrass Autobiography
Jan 99 Easier  To Kill Valerie Wilson Wesley Mystery
Dec 98 The  Return Joe DeMars Fiction
Nov 98 Silent  Conspiracy Lee Meadows Mystery
Oct 98 Bag  of Bones Stephen King Horror
Sep 98 One  Better Rosalyn McMillan Fiction
Aug 98 Magic  City Jewell Parker Rhodes Historical Fiction
Jul 98 Cat  and Mouse James Patterson Mystery
Jun 98 A  Lesson Before Dying Earnest Gaines Fiction
May 98 Mating Norman Rush Fiction
Apr 98 The  Hand I Fan With Tina McElroy Elsa Fiction / Fantasy
Mar 98 If  This World Were Mine E. Lynn Harris Fiction