The Year of Living Danishly

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Helen RussellPublished: 2016-01-07When she was suddenly given the opportunity of a new life in rural Jutland, journalist and archetypal Londoner Helen Russell discovered a startling statistic: the happiest place on earth isn’t...

Where the Crawdads Sing

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Delia OwensPublished: 2018"For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. She's barefoot and wild; unfit for polite society. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is...

The Western Light

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Susan SawnPublished: 2012Twelve-year-old Mary "Mouse" Bradford is trying to understand her feelings about her emotionally absent father, a country doctor. When she meets Jack Pilkie, a notorious ex-NHL hockey player, and charming con...

Water for Elephants

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Sara GruenPublished: 2007-04-06New Page 1 The runaway international bestseller by “the must-read author of summer” (Ottawa Citizen) Orphaned and penniless at the height of the Depression, Jacob Jankowski escapes everything he knows by...

Washington Black

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Esi EdugyanIllustrator: The Second Edition Book ClubPublished: 2018“Washington Black is an eleven-year-old field slave who knows no other life than the Barbados sugar plantation where he was born. When his master's eccentric brother...

Warlight

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Michael OndaatjePublished: 2019-04-02From the internationally acclaimed, bestselling author of The English Patient: a mesmerizing new novel that tells a dramatic story set in the decade after World War II through the lives of a small...

A Visit From the Goon Squad

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Jennifer EganPublished: 2011Working side-by-side for a record label, former punk rocker Bennie Salazar and the passionate Sasha hide illicit secrets from one another while interacting with a motley assortment of equally troubled people...

Up and Down

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Terry FallisPublished: 2012On his first day at Turner King, David Stewart quickly realizes that the world of international PR (affectionately, perhaps ironically, known as "the dark side") is a far cry from his previous job on...

Unsheltered

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Barbara KingsolverIllustrator: The Women's PROBUS Club of Alliston (Book Belles)Published: 2018"Willa Knox has always prided herself on being the embodiment of responsibility for her family. Which is why it's so unnerving that she's...

Trouble and Strife

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Johanne LevesquePublished: 2018-03Sometimes the smallest voices make the deepest impact. Josephine Hadley, a 1930s Canadian housewife, fills her days looking after her children, her indifferent husband and a stream of Depression-era...

To Kill a Mockingbird

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Harper LeePublished: 1960"Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird." A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic novel—a black...

Through Black Spruce

Category: Book Club SetsAuthor: Joseph BoydenPublished: 2008A young Cree woman who has been searching for her missing sister sits at the hospital bedside of her unconscious uncle, an injured bush pilot. Both share family tragedies and personal...