Mostly Fiction Book Club

Book Club "Akin"

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held at 6 pm virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Akin Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9780316491969
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - July 7th, 2020

This "soul stirring" novel by the New York Times bestselling author of Room (O Magazine) is one of the New York Post's best books of the year.


Book Club - "Convenience Store Woman"

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held at 6 pm virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Convenience Store Woman Cover Image
$13.50
ISBN: 9780802129628
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - September 17th, 2019

The surprise hit of the summer and winner of Japan's prestigious Akutagawa Prize, Convenience Store Woman is the incomparable story of Keiko Furukura, a thirty-six-year-old Tokyo resident who has been working at the Hiiromachi "Smile Mart" for the past eighteen years.


Book Club " Red at the Bone"

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held at 6 pm virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Staff Pick Badge
Red at the Bone: A Novel Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780525535287
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - September 1st, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR

"A spectacular novel that only this legend can pull off." -Ibram X. Kendi, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of  HOW TO BE AN ANTIRACIST, in The Atlantic


Book Club " The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna"

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held at 6 pm virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Staff Pick Badge
The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062862839
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco - April 28th, 2020

From Calabria to Connecticut: a sweeping family saga about sisterhood, secrets, Italian immigration, the American dream, and one woman's tenacious fight against her own fate


Book Club " Dominicana"

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Staff Pick Badge
Dominicana: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250205940
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - August 25th, 2020

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK

Shortlisted for the 2020 Women's Prize for Fiction, Angie Cruz's Dominicana is a vital portrait of the immigrant experience and the timeless coming-of-age story of a young woman finding her voice in the world


Book Club "The Beekeeper of Aleppo"

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom at 2 pm. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Staff Pick Badge
The Beekeeper of Aleppo: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593128176
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ballantine Books - June 23rd, 2020

This unforgettable novel puts human faces on the Syrian war with the immigrant story of a beekeeper, his wife, and the triumph of spirit when the world becomes unrecognizable.

“A beautifully crafted novel of international significance that has the capacity to have us open our eyes and see.”—Heather Morris, author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz


Book Club IF YOU WANT TO MAKE GOD LAUGH (VIRTUALLY via Zoom)

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom at 2 pm. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Author Bianca Marais will be joining our group to answer your questions!

Staff Pick Badge
If You Want to Make God Laugh Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735219335
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 7th, 2020

A fresh read touching on multiple topics that draw and knit together three women and a child. Set in newly post-apartheid South Africa, it’s not just the tumultuous change going on around them that deeply affects their lives, but their own personal circumstances – past and present – that propel them toward each other and ultimately toward empowerment, resolution and love. I loved the humanity of it!


Book Club "The Nickel Boys"

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom at 2 pm. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Staff Pick Badge
The Nickel Boys: A Novel Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9780345804341
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - June 30th, 2020

In this Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times bestselling follow-up to The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead brilliantly dramatizes another strand of American history through the story of two boys unjustly sentenced to a hellish reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida.
 


Book Club "The Summer Guests" (VIRTUALLY via Zoom)

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Staff Pick Badge
The Summer Guests Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781501193637
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gallery Books - March 31st, 2020

This “authentic, generous, and heartfelt” (Mary Kay Andrews, New York Times bestselling author) novel from the New York Times bestselling author of the Beach House series is about the bonds and new beginnings that are born from disasters and how, even during the worst of circumstances—or perhaps because of them—we discover what is most importa


Book Club "142 Ostriches" (virtually via Zoom)

This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.

Staff Pick Badge
142 Ostriches Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781496724700
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kensington - February 25th, 2020

Set against the unexpected splendor of an ostrich ranch in the California desert, April Dávila’s beautifully written debut conjures an absorbing and compelling heroine in a story of courage, family and forgiveness.
 


Pages