Back The Open Books Book Club | Book List

SelectReads News
Simple News Pro
  The Open Books Book Club  

August 26, 10:30 am

The Peach Keeper: A Novel

Sarah Addison Allen · Bantam; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestselling author of The Girl Who Chased the Moon welcomes you to her newest locale: Walls of Water, North Carolina, where the secrets are thicker than the fog from the town's famous waterfalls, and the stuff of superstition is just as real as you want it to be. It's...
Read More check catalog
 
 

September 30, 10:30 am

The Coal Tattoo

Silas House · Algonquin Books; 1ST edition
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Two sisters can't stand to live together, but can't bear to be apart. One worships the flashy world of Nashville, the other is a devout Pentecostal. One falls into the lap of any man, the other is afraid to even date. One gets pregnant in a flash, the other desperately wants to have...
Read More check catalog
 
 

October 28, 10:30 am

The End of Your Life Book Club

Will Schwalbe · Vintage; Reprint edition
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

An Entertainment Weekly and BookPage Best Book of the YearDuring her treatment for cancer, Mary Anne Schwalbe and her son Will spent many hours sitting in waiting rooms together. To pass the time, they would talk about the books they were reading. Once, by chance, they read the same book...
Read More check catalog
 
 

November 25, 10:30 am

A Woman's Place: A Novel

Lynn N Austin · Bethany House Publishers
Pages: 446
Format: Paperback

They watched their sons, their brothers, and their husbands enlist to fight a growing menace across the seas. And when their nation asked, they answered the call as well. Virginia longs to find a purpose beyond others' expectations. Helen is driven by a loneliness money can't fulfill....
Read More check catalog