More to Read for National Reading Group Month

Reading Group Month logoWe’re now deep into National Reading Group Month, and there’s still so much to discuss! Perhaps your group has already tackled all fifteen books suggested in Part One, and you are eager for a different take. Allow us to introduce five additional categories with titles guaranteed to bring out your opinionated side.


Contending with the Unimaginable

Room book coverRoom
Emma Donoghue
The Martian book coverThe Martian
Andy Weir


Solve the Mystery

Likeness book coverThe Likeness
Tana French
Cuckoos Calling book coverThe Cuckoo’s Calling
Robert Galbraith
Finding Nouf book coverFinding Nouf
Zoë Ferraris


Challenge the Norm

Cover of Quiet the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talkingQuiet
Susan Cain
Cover of Half the SkyHalf the Sky
Nicholas D. Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn
Just-Mercy book coverJust Mercy
Bryan Stevenson


Discussions in Translation

Elegance of the Hedgehog book coverThe Elegance of the Hedgehog
Muriel Barbery
tr. Alison Anderson
Shadow of the Wind book coverThe Shadow of the Wind
Carlos Ruiz Zafón
tr. Lucia Graves
A Man Called Ove book coverA Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman
tr. Henning Koch


And the Award Goes To…

Salvage the Bones book coverSalvage the Bones
Jesmyn Ward


Interested in more suggestions? Stop by Fiction/AV/Teen Services on the second floor or ask online to visit our virtual desk. Also, check out titles in our book discussion collection, shop those available as Books-to-Go discussion kits, and help yourself to original questions and resources available through our website.