Book Club in a Bag

Book Club in a BagBook Club in a Bag allows patrons to check out a kit complete with up to 10 copies of many of the most popular books available today. In addition to the books themselves, the kit comes in a convenient canvas bag that includes a pamphlet containing information about the book and the author and a set of discussion questions to help your book group's conversation along.

Each bag can be checked out for a six-week period, giving your group plenty of time to read and discuss whichever title you've chosen! 

Book sets are listed below. To reserve one, stop by the Reference Desk, or call us at 401-739-5440, ext. 4.

 

Fiction

All The Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr

American Dirt, by Jeanine Cummins

An American Marriage, by Tayari Jones

And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini

Anxious People, by Fredrik Backman

The Art Forger, by B. A. Shapiro

The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein

As the Wicked Watch, by Tamron Hall

Ask Again,Yes, by Mary Beth Keane

At the Water's Edge, by Sara Gruen

Banyan Moon, by Thao Thai

The Beauty of Humanity Movement, by Camilla Gibb

Behold the Dreamers, by Imbolo Mbue

Bewilderment, by Richard Ford

Black Cake, by Charmaine Wilkerson

The Book That Matters Most, by Ann Hood

The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak

The Burgess Boys, by Elizabeth Strout

Caleb’s Crossing, by Geraldine Brooks

Canada, by Richard Ford

Chances Are..., by Richard Russo

The Children Act, by Ian McEwan

Commonwealth, by Ann Patchett

The Danish Girl, by David Ebershoff

Demon Copperhead, by Barbara Kingsolver

The Diamond Eye, by Kate Quinn

The Dutch House, by Ann Patchett

Eden, by Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg

Firekeeper's Daughter, by Angeline Boulley

The Four Winds, by Kristin Hannah

A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles

Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe, by Dawn Tripp

The Giver of Stars, by Jojo Moyes

Glass Houses, by Louise Penny

The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt

The Good Left Undone, by Adriana Trigiani 

The Great Alone, by Kristin Hannah

The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

The Handmaid's Tale, by Margaret Atwood

The Hate U Give, by Angie Thomas

NEW The Heaven and Earth Grocery Store, by James McBride

The Help, by Katherine Stockett

Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi

Horse, by Geraldine Brooks

The Imperfectionists, by Tom Rachman

The Invention of Wings, by Sue Monk Kidd

The Island of Sea Women, by Lisa See

Klara and the Sun, by Kazuo Ishiguro

The Last Runaway, by Tracy Chevalier

Leave the World Behind, by Rumaan Alam

Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus

Lilac Girls, by Martha Hall Kelly

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk, by Kathleen Rooney

The Lincoln Highway, by Amor Towles

Little Bee, by Chris Cleave

Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng

Long Bright River, by Liz Moore

A Long Petal of the Sea, by Isabel Allende

Love Medicine, by Louise Erdrich

Lowland, by Jhumpa Lahiri

Mad Honeyby Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan

Malibu Rising, by Taylor Jenkins Reid

A Man Called Ove, by Fredrik Backman

Me Before You, by Jojo Moyes

The Memory Keeper’s Daughter, by Kim Edwards

The Memory of Running, by Ron McLarty

The Midnight Library, by Matthew Haig

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, by Robin Sloan

My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry, by Frederik Backman

The Mystery of Mrs. Christie, by Marie Benedict

The Night Watchman, by Louise Erdrich

The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah

Norwegian by Night, by Derek B. Miller

Our Missing Hearts, by Celeste Ng

Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee

The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain

A Piece of the World, by Christina Baker Kline

A Place for Us, by Fatima Farheen Mirza

The Reading List, by Sara Nisha Adams 

Remarkably Bright Creatures, by Shelby Van Pelt

The Round House, by Louise Erdrich

Sea of Tranquility, by Emily St. John Mendel

The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes

The Sentence by Louise Erdrich 

The Shoemaker's Wife, by Adriana Trigiani

Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult

A Spool of Blue Thread, by Anne Tyler

State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett

The Storyteller's Secret, by Sejal Badani

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, by Lisa See

That Old Cape Magic, by Richard Russo

To the Bright Edge of the World, by Eowyn Ivey

NEW Tom Lake, by Ann Patchett

Transcendent Kingdom, by Yaa Gyasi

True Biz, by Sara Novic

Trust, by Hernan Diaz

The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead

Unsheltered, by Barbara Kingsolver

The Vanishing Half, by Brit Bennett

The Violin Conspiracyby Brendan Slocumb

Warlight, by Michael Ondaatje

NEW What You Are Looking For Is in the Library, by Michiko Aoyama

Where the Crawdads Sing, by Delia Owens

White Dog Fell from the Sky, by Eleanor Morse

The Witch Elm, by Tana French

The Woman in the Window, by A. J. Finn

The World That We Knew, by Alice Hoffman

 

Non-Fiction

The Artist's Way, by Julia Cameron

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, by Daniel Brown

Educated: A Memoir, by Tara Westover

Finding Me, by Viola Davis

Hidden Figures, by Margot Lee Shetterly

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot

Just Mercy, by Bryan Stevenson

Killing Lincoln, by Bill O'Reilly

The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen Year-Old Boy with Autism, by K.A. Yoshida and David Marshall

NEW Solito: A Memoir, by Javier Zamora

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You, by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi

Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand

NEW The Wager, by David Grann

What the Eyes Don't See, by Mona Hanna-Attisha

Wild, by Cheryl Strayed

The Wright Brothers, by David McCullough

The Zookeeper's Wife, by Diane Ackerman

 

 

last updated: 04/2024