Best books for book clubs 2018 popsugar entertainment. Sep 23, 2016 and reading a romance book with your book club is a great way to open up conversation about tricky topics, like relationship drama, communication boosters, what not to do in bed, and love, obviously. The book club cheerleaders top 10 book club books of 20. This falls lineup of top readinggroupready reads brings us new novels by elizabeth gilbert, jhumpa lahiri and stephen king. George packer accepts the 20 national book award in nonfiction. Bossypants by tina fey, the snow child by eowyn ivey, remember ben clayton by stephen harrigan, the submissi. I just started another earlier this year with my friends from high school, and i work in publishing and run a corporate book club program. Is the group on a roll and ready to tackle that long thick book youve been talking about for months. Since 1996, oprahs book club has included meticulously selected books that often become bestsellers. Alice hoffmans most recent novel was one of the most magical, sad, and beautiful stories about love and survival that ive ever read. The 10 titles book clubs are buzzing about in 2017 new york post. This book club recommendations list contains books that have wide appeal and. Anna solomon a bold novel intertwining the lives of 3 women across 3 centuries as their lives converge in the present day.
Oct 29, 20 riveting titles to pair with your pinot grigio. Find your next great read with npr books bestof20 reading guide. Oct 31, 20 published 103120 previous next subscribe to the oprahs book club newsletter sign up for the oprah. Great books to read for women and book clubs womans world. The most popular book club books of the past decade. Keep the mood of the club in mind when selecting the book. Should you ignore your page limit for the sake of discussing the goldfinch. These compelling books will have you reading and discussing.
Oprahs book club list all 83 books oprah has recommended. Cynthia kadohata accepts the 20 national book award in young peoples literature. Or, is the team struggling with the last few books youve read. Its not an accident that this genre accounts for half of my top 10 list. Check out some of the most highly rated new titles. One of the great masterpieces of 20, the latest novel from jane austen book club. Enjoy this list of outstanding 20 books that your children and. I joined my first book club when i was in the second grade. If the theme of women struggling to pursue their dreams while. Online shopping for book club picks from a great selection at books store. Jun 27, 20 online shopping for best books of 20 from a great selection at books store. From where we stand, books are an essential key to healthy living. The most popular book club books of the past decade bookbub. Science book club lovers of science lit are invited to join tim radford in reading or rereading a classic of popular science, which is then thrown open to everyone for discussion 24 september 2015.
The book of the month club is an extremely popular book club with a vast selection of fiction, nonfiction and classics on topics such as biography, business and career, cooking, history, health and fitness, humor, and much more. A slant of light by jeffrey lent, far as the eye can see by robert bausch, as death draws near by anna lee huber. This years edition of the concierge is dedicated to the memory of longtime npr book critic alan cheuse produced by nicole cohen, rose friedman, petra mayer and beth novey designed by annette elizabeth allen, david eads, becky lettenberger and wes lindamood published dec. Theo decker, a yearold new yorker, miraculously survives. Here are our reading groups favorite nonfiction books of 2015 based on our 2015 survey results. Heres a complete list of every book recommended over the years, from an american marriage to wild. Dec 08, 2015 nprs book concierge our guide to 2015s great reads. Here are our readers favorite book club books of 20 based on our 20 survey results. Best book club books guaranteed to get people talking. Oprah, mark zuckerberg, your neighbor in the apartment next door. Top book club books 20, childrens book spot the dog, the light between oceans. Sure, we love the wine and the camaraderie, but the among the top pleasures of a good book club discussion is having a great book to rave about or ravage through lively debate. Book group favorites for the best book club discussion.
Jun 24, 2018 want to impress your book club with a read everyone will like. Book group favorites for the best book club discussion reading. Laurie colwin is up soon, and so is the guernsey literary potato pie book. Paris hours alex george in paris between the wars, 4 ordinary people, over the course of a day, search for something each has lost. James mcbride accepts the 20 national book award in fiction for the good lord bird. Here are our reading groups favorite book club books of 2014 based on our 2014 survey results. This list of book club books has nonfiction, chicklit, young adult and middle grade titles, history books and parenting books. Colby sharp and donalyn miller, from the nerdy book club blog, sum up a fantastic year of childrens and young adult literature. Updated 5142020 new books to watch for brand new releases previous lists of new books. Two touching, beautifullywritten intertwined stories of a. Can you tell i love reading ive read about 50 books so far this year, and some have really stood out to me as excellent stories to spark conversation with fellow booklovers. Nov 17, 2015 i hope you find many gems for your upcoming book club meetings. There are a lot of devastating moments that will make you take a step back and think and cry about lifeand your mother.
Please let me know the titles and authors of books you have used in your book clubs that meet these. We realized we all like books that make us laugh and cry. Mary szybist accepts the 20 national book award in poetry. Jan 30, 2020 oprahs book club has highlighted the best books to read since 1996. You will all sob at the end of this one, but in a good way. My mother lends me her favorites, i constantly download books to my kobo, and yet i still spend hours and hours in bookstores, judging books by their covers.
Book clubs choose what to read based on a mix of factors. Were here to help you find a book that every member will rave about. Now, with her new partnership with apple, oprahs book club is experiencing a new chapter, which began with the selection of tanehisi coates the water dancer, and continued with olive, again by elizabeth strout and american dirt by jeanine. Our lists of book club favorites curious about the hot new books. The 5 best book club books i read in 2018 off the shelf. Find your next great read with npr books best of 20 reading guide. All the light we cannot see by anthony doerr, gone girl by gillian flynn. Jan 29, 2009 a club member recommended the graphic novel maus, and it really opened our eyes and hearts to the horrors of the holocaust.
Weve rounded up a list of 50 new books to bring to the table. The years best book club reads some of these novels will touch your heart. Find your next great read with npr books bestof 20 reading guide. And, its divisive nature would make it a fantastic book club selection.
The kitchen house by kathleen grissom, where the crawdads sing by delia owens, a man called ove by fredrik backman. The popular science writer mary roach has a way of making complicated scientific. 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. Sep 04, 2018 raised in london, elizabeth graduated with a degree in english from smith college in 20. The best books to read are the ones that transport you to another world. Sep 19, 2018 10 terrific books to get your book club talking heather bottoms sep 19, 2018 i have been a part of one or more book clubs for over 20 years, and i have learned a few things about what makes a book club successful and how to get your book club talking.
Whether youre just beginning your morning or youre at the end of a long day, theres nothing like pouring a cup of tea and curling up in a quiet spot with a good book. Gone girl by gillian flynn, the light between oceans by m. Finding the right book club book is easy when you follow these helpful tips. A man called ove by fredrik backman, all the light we cannot see by anthony doerr, the nightingale by kristin hannah, th. Here we feature a dozen carefully selected books, all of which will publish in paperback in early 20. The prolific sciencefiction writer charles stross is so famous for his speculative. Home repair by liz rosenberg and open house by elizabeth berg were tops for my book club group. Book depository books with free delivery worldwide. Stedman, the round house by louise erdrich, the night circu. Check out our book club favorites, the most popular book club books being read around the country.1068 88 413 630 1002 60 1179 575 484 1077 661 97 42 1253 1399 1283 638 53 318 618 1430 627 689 234 1014 563 507 587 891 1441 900 287 787 933 883 695 660 192 882 749 427 48