In the previous post we shared the results of our 2020 survey of book club members to find out their alltime favorite book club books. Links to thirdparty sites may include affiliate links. If youre looking for the next great book club book for your group, look no farther than this amazing list of our 2018 books. Our book club consisted of military wives all stationed overseas. Best book club picks on abebooks shop for books, art. But, the books on this list are especially shortaround 300 pages or less. Popular nonfiction, literary fiction and mysterythrillers. Choose one of these books for your group or join our online book club right here.
Keep the mood of the club in mind when selecting the book. Its all too easy to fall into the trap of picking only fiction books. Natalia has returned to her roots in balkan country to lend a hand at an orphanage, and. Lucky for me, i got my mothers copy, which was completely covered in postit notes and. Oprah, mark zuckerberg, your neighbor in the apartment next door. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn commission. Online shopping for book club picks from a great selection at books store. Past book club titles have proved hugely popular with our customers, and we are certain our new choices will become future bestsellers and be the bestloved and most discussed books of 2016. Book clubs in fiction books featuring fictional book clubs. Best books for book clubs 2018 wow your book club with 1 of these 50 new book suggestions. Share 8 best book club books ive read so far this year. The fountains of silence is also marie claires book club pick this month. A good way to get the proper mindset for this is to make sure you have a few good books handy. Now that youve had some time to recover from all those champagne wishes and caviar dreams, its time to get down to business.
So now that our book club is underway, what makes a good book club book. Or, is the team struggling with the last few books youve read. This book club recommendations list contains old and new books of various genres that i think have wide appeal and provide compelling discussion topics for your book club. Martins griffin with a fresh take on the concept of a fishbowl existence, little ian the goldfish takes a leap out of a highrise apartment building and gets a peek at the residents lives as he makes his way down. All eight book club titles have been carefully selected by our expert booksellers to create a list that comprises the most exceptional, enjoyable new reads. A man called ove by fredrik backman, all the light we cannot see by anthony doerr, the nightingale by kristin hannah, th. Book genre list keep your book club varied and dynamic by choosing different types of books. Need a little inspiration for your book clubs next read. Try to choose a book that everyone in the group is willing to read, even if.
His facebook group a year of books already has more than 140,000 members poised to post their thoughts so its probably a good thing that his book club will. Trying to mix non fiction with fiction, books from different geographical settings, authors of different generations, socioeconomic backgrounds and eras is a sure way to keep everyone. Womens fiction novels have made their way into the hearts of book clubs all over the world, and 2019 promises a brand new host of pageturners that you and your fellow book clubbers will be. But do yourself a favour, and choose some different types of books to keep your book club exciting. Is the group on a roll and ready to tackle that long thick book youve been talking about for months. Spotlight on diversity what makes a good book club book. The huffington post selected the tigers wife for our now discontinued book club in 2011, and with good reason. Christian book clubs can choose to read nonfiction christian books, christian fiction or popular books that can be considered from a christian perspective. Put them all together and thats our idea of a good time, tbh. In mondays book club 101 post, we talked about how a fabulous book club discussion starts with the right book and it takes more than a great book to make a great book club novel to gather this list of 40 book club favorites, i polled you on the mmd facebook page, asked you on twitter, and combed through your suggestions here. Yet, theyre incredibly meaty and will spark lively book club discussions despite their brevity. Selecting each months book requires walking a fine line between art and science, preplanning and sheer luck. Josie silver is back at book of the month other botms include one day in december.
This list of book club recommendations for christian book clubs includes books from each of these categories. Obrehts portrayal of a southeast europe corrupted by war yet inspired by legends and fairy tales is both touching and deeply important. The guernsey literary and potato peel pie society by. Coatess debut novel mixes magical realism with historical fiction as it tells the story of hiram walker, who joins the underground railroad and then discovers he has a supernatural power called conduction that allows him to basically use water as a transporter. Here are our reading groups favorite fiction books of 2016 based on our 2016 survey results. Some of these are the best book club books from my own book clubs over the years and others are ones i wish my book club had read. Choose from all of the botm books, including thrillers, romance, best sellers, and more.
Not for books youd want to read at a book club unless theyre about a book club. Since there are so many great books worthy of discussion, many book clubs may find it difficult to pick the best books which can foster great discussion. There is nothing better than discussing good books with your friends. In book clubs defense, they do do genre fiction occasionally, though i cant give a comprehensive list. Thus we are here to offer you the best book club recommendations books that everyone will enjoy reading. Complaints about a lack of excitement in the books any particular book group chooses are common.
Finding the right book club book is easy when you follow these helpful tips. Whether your group favors historical fiction, psychological thrillers, or. This list of book club books has nonfiction, chicklit, young adult and middle grade titles, history books and parenting books. I tend to think all book club selections should be on the short side to accommodate a variety of reading schedules for book club members. But contrary to popular belief, it does not need to be a good book. The titles in this weeks list will get the conversation jumping again.
Reading group choices features a curated collection of the latest book recommendations for your reading group. We know that choosing the right book for your book club can be surprisingly intimidating, so were here to help with the 2016 reading group planner. In fact, many members of book clubs report some of their best meetings have come out of books most people hated, since it. It was published in 2016, and i just read it this summer. Book club book suggestions for 2016 huffpost canada life. Ya, historical fiction, romance, mystery, and good old fashioned page turning beach reads. Let this list of good books to read according to your mood or what youre feeling like now be your guide.298 1334 916 411 680 1373 1075 36 1259 329 918 265 1376 1339 704 1287 1407 1086 645 1096 1031 1232 1327 872 712 427 531 832 217 1172 436 1001 925 1238 1154 699 137 1406 226 259 239 1158 764 500 769 867