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

Abagnale, Frank W.  Catch Me If You Can

Ackerman, Diane.  The Zookeepers Wife: A War Story

Alexander, Eben.  Proof of Heaven

Cahalan, Susannah.  Brain on Fire, My Month of Madness

Christie, Judy and Wingate, Lisa.  Before and After, The Incredible Real-Life Stories of Orphans Who Survived the Tennessee Children’s Home Society

Diamond, Jason.  The Sprawl

Fainer, Ben.  Silent for Sixty Years

Foer, Esther Safran.  I Want You to Know We’re Still Here

Goldbach, Eliese Colette.  Rust: a Memoir of Steel and Grit

Grann, David.  Killers of the Flower Moon, the Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

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

Higgs, Liz Curtis.  The Women of Easter

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

Hoff, Benjamin.  The Tao of Pooh

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

Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuk. Farewell to Manzanar

Karr, Mary.  The Liars’ Club : A Memoir

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

Larson, Erik.  Dead Wake : The Last Crossing of the Lusitania

Lawson, Jenny.  Furiously Happy

Mann, Jen.  People I Want to Punch in the Throat : Competitive Crafters, Drop-Off Despots, and Other Suburban Scourges

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

Morris, Mary.  All the Way to the Tigers

Murdoch, Sierra Crane.  Yellow Bird

Satrapi, Marjane.  Persepolis

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

Skloot, Rebecca.  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Toth, Jennifer.  The Mole People : Life in the Tunnels beneath New York City

Trillin, Calvin.  Messages from My Father

Uwiringiyimana, Sandra, with Abigail Pesta.  How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child

Voltaire. Candide

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

Worsley, Lucy.   The Art of the English Murder

FICTION TITLES

Albom, Mitch.  For One More Day

Allen, Sarah Addison.  Garden Spells

Atwood, Margaret.  The Handmaid’s Tale

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

Blume, Judy.  Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Bohjalian, Chris.  Before you know kindness : a novel

Bracht, Mary Lynn.  White Chrysanthemum

Brennert, Alan.  Moloka’I

Bronte, Anne.  The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

Bronte, Charlotte.  Jane Eyre

Bronte, Emily. Wuthering Heights

Burnet, Graeme Macrae.  His Bloody Project

Cash, Wiley.  The Last Ballad

Chbosky, Stephen.  The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Cleave, Chris.  Little Bee

Cobbs, Elizabeth.  The Hamilton Affair: A Novel

Conklin, Tara.  The House Girl: A Novel

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

Graham, Genevieve.  The Forgotten Home Child

Green, John.  Turtles All the Way Down

Grissom, Kathleen.  The Kitchen House

Guzeman, Tracy.  The Gravity of Birds

Haddon, Mark.  The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Hadlow, Janice.  The Other Bennet Sister

Hannah, Kristin.  The Four Winds

Haruf, Kent.  Benediction

Hawkins, Paula.  The Girl on the Train

Hazelwood, Ann Watkins.  For the Love of Quilts

Hegi, Ursula.  Stones from the River

Hiasson, Carl. Tourist Season

Hoffman, Alice. The Rules of Magic

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

Karon, Jan.  At Home in Mitford

Kelly, Martha Hall.  Lilac Girls

Kidd, Sue Monk.  The Invention of Wings

Kidd, Sue Monk.  The Secret Life of Bees

King, Stephen.  Later

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. The Glass Hotel

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

Miller, Madeline.  The Song of Achilles

Mistry, Rohinton.  A Fine Balance

Moore, Michele.  The Cigar Factory: a Novel of Charleston

Moreno-Garcia, Silvia. Mexican Gothic

Moriarty, Laura.  The Chaperone

Moyes, Jojo.  After You

Moyes, Jojo.  Me Before You

Niven, Jennifer.  All the Bright Places

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

O’Brien, Tim.  The Things They Carried

O’Farrell, Maggie.  Hamnet

Owens, Delia.  Where the Crawdads Sing

Reay, Katherine.  The Bronte Plot

Reay, Katherine.  Lizzy & Jane

Russell, Mary Doria.  The Sparrow

Semple, Maria.  Where’d You Go, Bernadette

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

Shusterman, Neal.  Challenger Deep

Simsion, Graeme C.  The Rosie Project

Solomon, Anna.  The Book of V.

Stockett, Kathryn. The Help

Taylor, Dennis E.  We Are Legion

Walker, Boo.  Red Mountain

Walker, Karen.  The Age of Miracles

Wiseman, Ellen Marie.  The Plum Tree

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

Wright, Camron. The Orphan Keeper