Past College Novels

Past College Novels at Sussex

2023-2024           Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine, Gail Honeyman

2022-2023            The Four Winds, Kristin Hannah

2021-2022            Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens

2020-2021            The Martian, Andy Weir

2019-2020            Haroun and the Sea of Stories, Salman Rushdie

2018-2019            The Painted Drum, Louise Erdrich

2017-2018            The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd

2016-2017            Station Eleven, Emily St. John Mandel

2015-2016            Orphan Train, Christina Baker Kline

2014-2015            Let the Great World Spin, Cormac McCarthy

2013-2014            The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck

2012-2013            Maus, Art Spiegelman

2011-2012            The Help, Kathryn Stockett

2010-2011            The Namesake, Jhumpa Lahiri

2009-2010            A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini

2008-2009            1984, George Orwell

2007-2008            Frankenstein, Mary Shelley

2006-2007            the curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon

2005-2006            The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams

2004-2005            The Bean Trees, Barbara Kingsolver

2003-2004            The Reader, Bernhard Schlink

2002-2003            House of Sand and Fog, Andre Dubus III

2001-2002            To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee

2000-2001            Cold Mountain, Charles Frazer

1999-2000            Snow Falling on Cedars, David Guterson

1998-1999            Alias Grace, Margaret Atwood

1997-1998            Ragtime, E. L. Doctorow

1996-1997            One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Ken Kesey

1995-1996            The World According to Garp, John Irving

1994-1995            A Time to Kill, John Grisham

1993-1994            House of the Spirits, Isabel Allende