Superstar Books for Your Book Club

Some books are almost guaranteed to spark good discussion due to its themes, characters, subject matter, or all of the above. Below is a sampling of some sure bet suggestions that you can bring to your group!

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Round House book coverThe Round House
by Louise Erdrich
The Chaperone book coverThe Chaperone
by Laura Moriarty


A Walk in the Woods
by Bill Bryson
The Circle book coverThe Circle
by Dave Eggers
by J. Courtney Sullivan


by Mary Roach
by Chris Bohjalian
Assassination Vacation
by Sarah Vowell


Daughter of Fortune
by Isabel Allende
Claire of the Sea Light
by Edwidge Danticat
Tipping the Velvet
by Sarah Waters