The Riverside Reading Group is one of JASNA Southwest’s newest. We welcome new members!


Reading Group


Currently on Hiatus

Riverside Reading Group

Meeting conducted quarterly via Zoom

For more information, contact Vicki Broach


Reading List Archive


February 7
Austen Years by Rachel Cohen

May 2
Jane Austen: A Life by Claire Tomalin

August 1
Excellent Women by Barbara Pym

November 7
What Matters in Jane Austen by John Mullan


February 2
Belle: The Slave Daughter and the Lord Chief Justice by Paula Byrne

July 27
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen

November 15
The Other Bennet Sister by Janice Hadlow


April 7
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen and the retelling by Joanna Trollope

August 11
The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things by Paula Byrne
Pride and Prometheus by John Kessel
October 27
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen


December 2
Sanditon: Jane Austen’s Last Novel Completed and The Making of Jane Austen by Devoney Looser

August 26
Longbourn by Jo Baker

June 2
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

February 25
The Widow’s Fire by Paul Butler


February 26
Emma: A Modern Retelling by Alexander McCall Smith

July 16
Persuasion by Jane Austen

November 19
Jane Fairfax by Joan Aiken


July 17
Emma by Jane Austen
Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld

November 13
Lady Susan by Jane Austen
Love and Friendship by Whit Stillman