Book Club Kits

 

Scenic Regional Library has more than 70 book club kits available to book discussion groups for checkout.

A group does not need to meet at the library to be able to checkout a book club kit.

Each kit contains:

  • ten (10) copies of the title
  • discussion questions for the book
  • large print and audio books can be included in a book kit upon request, if available

Book club kits can be checked out for 8 weeks and cannot be renewed.

Click on the titles below for more information, such as book reviews and plot summaries.

Contact Paul Schroeder at 636-583-0652, ext. 108 or pschroeder@scenicregional.org to request a title from the Book Club Collection.

NON-FICTION TITLES

Fainer, Ben.  Silent for Sixty Years

Griesbach, Michael  The innocent killer: a true story of a wrongful conviction and its astonishing aftermath

Gulley, Philip  I Love You, Miss Huddleston, and other inappropriate longings of my Indiana childhood

Hall, Ron.  Same Kind of Different as Me

Hillenbrand, Laura.  Unbroken : a World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

Hotchner, A.E.  The Boyhood Memoir of A. E. Hotchner

Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuk. Farewell to Manzanar

Kiernan, Denise.  The Girls of Atomic City : The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II

Marks, Ken.   Molly Brown from Hannibal, Missouri : her life in the Gilded Age 

Mathabane, Mark.  Kaffir Boy : the True Story of a Black Youth’s Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa

McBride, James.  The Color of Water, a Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother

Satrapi, Marjane.  Persepolis

Sixsmith, Martin  Philomena: a mother, her son, and a fifty-year search

Skloot, Rebecca.  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Trillin, Calvin.  Messages from My Father

Voltaire. Candide

Williams, Terry Tempest.   Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place

FICTION TITLES

Albom, Mitch.  For One More Day

Allen, Sarah Addison.  Garden Spells

Allen, Sarah Addison.  Lost Lake

Barlow, Toby.  Sharp Teeth

Beah, Ishmael.  Radiance of Tomorrow

Binchy, Maeve.  A Week in Winter

Blakemore, Megan.  The Water Castle

Bohjalian, Chris.  Before you know kindness : a novel

Brennert, Alan.  Moloka’I

Bronte, Anne.  The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

Bronte, Charlotte.  Jane Eyre

Bronte, Emily. Wuthering Heights

Chbosky, Stephen.  The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Cleave, Chris.  Little Bee

Diffenbaugh, Vanessa.  The Language of Flowers

Flynn, Gillian.  Dark Places

Ford, Jamie.  Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet : a novel

Franzen, Jonathan.  The Corrections

Gardner, John.  Grendel

Genova, Lisa.  Still Alice : a novel

Guzeman, Tracy.  The Gravity of Birds

Haruf, Kent.  Benediction

Hawkins, Paula.  The Girl on the Train

Hegi, Ursula.  Stones from the River

Horan, Nancy.  Loving Frank : a novel

Hyde, Catherine Ryan.  Don’t Let Me Go

Jacobs, Kate.  The Friday Night Knitting Club

Jonasson, Jonas.  The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared

Kidd, Sue Monk.  The Invention of Wings

Kidd, Sue Monk.  The Secret Life of Bees

Kline, Christina Baker.  Orphan Train

Lee, Harper.  Go Set a Watchman

Lee, Harper.  To Kill a Mockingbird

Lehane, Dennis.  Live by Night

Mandel, Emily St. John. Station Eleven

Martin, George R. R.  A Game of Thrones

McLain, Paula.  Circling the Sun

McLain, Paula.  The Paris Wife : a novel

Mistry, Rohinton.  A Fine Balance

Moriarty, Laura.  The Chaperone

Moyes, Jojo.  After You

Moyes, Jojo.  Me Before You

O’Brien, Tim.  In the Lake of the Woods

O’Brien, Tim.  The Things They Carried

Reay, Katherine.  The Bronte Plot

Reay, Katherine.  Lizzy & Jane

Russell, Mary Doria.  The Sparrow

Sepetys, Ruta.  Between Shades of Gray

Shafak, Elif.  The Forty Rules of Love

Shapiro, Barbara.  The Art Forger

Sheets, Vonda Wilson.  Absolution : a Bald Knobber Saga

Stockett, Kathryn. The Help

Walker, Karen.  The Age of Miracles

Wiseman, Ellen Marie  The Plum Tree

Wood, Monica  The One-in-a-Million boy