South Bay

Reading Group

Sunday, March 10, 2024 at 2:00pm

Death Comes to Pemberley by PD James

Meeting in person and via Zoom


For more information contact Jeanine Holguin


The South Bay Reading Group is one of JASNA Southwest’s newest. The group’s first meeting was on January 10, 2016, in Redondo Beach. We welcome new members!

Reading List Archive


January 24

The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner

March 14

Mad and Bad: Real Heroines of the Regency by Bea Koch

May 16
The Jane Austen Diet by Bryan Kozlowski

August 1
Evelina by Frances Burney

September 19
Among the Janeites by Deborah Yaffe

November 7
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen


January 12
Sanditon by Jane Austen

May 17
Jane Fairfax: The Secret Story of the Second Heroine in Jane Austen’s
Emma by Joan Aiken

July 12
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day by Winifred Watson

September 20
The Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

November 8
Belle: The Slave Daughter and the Lord Chief Justice by Paula Byrne


January 6
Middlemarch by George Eliot

March 3
Ross Poldark by Winston Graham

May 5
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

July 28
Pride and Prometheus by John Kessel
September 7
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte
November 17
Jane Austen: A Life by Claire Tomalin


January 7
North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell

March 11
Persuasion by Jane Austen

May 20
Excellent Women by Barbara Pym

August 5
Howard’s End by E.M. Forster

September 16
The Genius of Jane Austen: Her Love of Theatre and Why She Works in Hollywood by Paula Byrne

November 4
Lady Audley’s Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon


January 8
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

March 12
Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell

May 7
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

July 23
Emma: A Modern Retelling by Alexander McCall Smith

September 10
An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde

November 5
Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope


January 10
The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things by Paula Byrne

March 13
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

May 22
Longbourn by Jo Baker

July 24
Lady Susan by Jane Austen
Love and Friendship by Whit Stillman

September 11
What Jane Austen Ate and Charles Dickens Knew by Daniel Pool

November 6
Emma by Jane Austen