Bookworks Book Club

Bookworks Book Club is our store's longest-running book club, having been in session for more than twenty years. It meets the second Wednesday evening at 6:30 at Bookworks.

The club is free and open to anyone interested. Discussion leaders rotate monthly and the list vascillates between fiction and nonfiction, mainly in paperback. 

The club meets for dinner in December to determine the next year's list of books.

Book club purchases receive a 10% discount at Bookworks. You can buy the books for the Bookworks Book Club list below by adding each to your shopping cart. Add the coupon code "bookclub" upon checkout for the 10% discount.

2018 selections are uploaded in pdf form below and are as follows:

January--Travels with Charlie by John Steinbeck

February--Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

March--The Photograph by Penelope Lively

April--Weekends with O'Keeffe by Carol Merrill

May--Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

June--Sing Unburied Sing by Jesmyn Ward

July--David & Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell

August--A Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob

September--Annie Freeman's Fabulous Traveling Funeral by Kris Radish

October--The Forger's Spell by Edward Dolnick

November--My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem

December--Dinner meeting at Slate Street Cafe to choose 2019 books

January 2019--Bunk by Kevin Young

 

Travels with Charley in Search of America (Penguin Classics Deluxe Editions) Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, Jay Parini (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143107002
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - October 2nd, 2012

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062300546
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper - June 28th, 2016

The Photograph Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780142004425
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - May 25th, 2004

Weekends with O'Keeffe Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780826349293
Availability: Special Order - Price and Availability Subject to Change
Published: University of New Mexico Press - January 1st, 2013

Homegoing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101971062
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

Sing, Unburied, Sing Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501126079
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - May 8th, 2018

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316204378
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - April 7th, 2015

The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812985061
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Trade - June 9th, 2015

Annie Freeman's Fabulous Traveling Funeral Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780553382648
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bantam - January 31st, 2006

The Forger's Spell: A True Story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the Greatest Art Hoax of the Twentieth Century (P.S.) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060825423
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - June 16th, 2009

My Life on the Road Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780345408167
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Trade - August 23rd, 2016

Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781555977917
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graywolf Press - November 14th, 2017