Book Menu

What makes a great book club book? First,  it should be one that your members are excited to read. Second, it should ignite an engaging discussion. The books listed below are fiction and nonfiction stories that we’ve found inspire lively conversations. If you’re interested in a title not listed, please feel free to inquire.


Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

Beartown by Fredrick Backman

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne

The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue

Washington Black by Esi Edugyan

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn

This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

Less by Andrew Sean Greer

Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

Asymmetry by Lisa Halliday

Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

The Nix by Nathan Hill

Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jawal

News of the World by Paulette Jiles

Fortune Smiles by Adam Johnson

Perfect by Rachel Joyce

The Vegetarian by Han Kan

Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver

The Leavers by Lisa Ko

Forest Dark by Nicole Krauss

Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli

The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

The World of Tomorrow by Brendan Mathews

Nutshell by Ian McEwan

Circe by Madeline Miller

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Us by David Nicholls

The Friend by Sigrid Nunez

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie

The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

Crossing to Safety by William Stegner

Amy & Isabelle by Elizabeth Strout

Sadie by Courtney Summers

Mothering Sunday by Graham Swift

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

The Book of Essie by Meghan MacLean Weir

Valentine by Elizabeth Wetmore

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate

The Rent Collector by Camron Wright


American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee

The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace by Jeff Hobbs

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanathi

Reading With Patrick by Michelle Kuo

The Bridge Ladies by Betsy Lerner

Dopesick by Beth Macy

Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

Becoming by Michelle Obama

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

A Deadly Wandering by Matt Richtel

The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe

Inheritance by Dani Shapiro

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

Educated by Tara Westover

Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance