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Book Club in a Bag

Book Club in a Bag Kits are available for checkout! You can find them under the windows by the audiobooks!

In each bag, you’ll find everything you need to run a book club in one place—multiple regular print copies of each book and a discussion guide with an author biography, interviews with the author, discussion questions, and book reviews.

Titles available for Book Club in a Bag:
Black Diamond by Martin Walker (Check availability)    9 copies 
Girl at War by Sara Novic (Check availability)    10 copies
The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz (Check availability)      7 copies 
A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny (Check availability)    7 copies
The Hidden Child by Camilla Lackberg (Check availability)    10 copies
Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by Sarah Vowell (Check availability)    7 copies
LaRose by Louise Erdrich  (Check availability)    10 copies
Miller’s Valley by Anna Quindlen (Check availability)    7 copies
My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout (Check availability)    9 copies
Truly, Madly, Guilty by Liane Moriarty (Check availability)    8 copies
The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson (Check availability)    7 copies
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett  (Check availability)    8 copies
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins  (Check availability)    7 copies
Razor Girl by Carl Hiassen  (Check availability)    7 copies
The Trespasser by Tana French  (Check availability)    7 copies
Winter Storms by Elin Hilderbrand  (Check availability)    7 copies
The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje  (Check availability)    6 copies
All the Stars in the Heavens by Adriana Trigiani  (Check availability)    5 copies
The Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs  (Check availability)    5 copies
A Map of the World by Jane Hamilton  (Check availability)    5 copies
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah  (Check availability)    5 copies
Rules for checkout:
  • These kits check out for four weeks; you can renew this kit in person if need be or by calling the library at 203-262-0626.
  • These kits must be checked out as a whole (i.e. the discussion guide, bag, and all listed copies must be checked out together).
  • By checking out this Book Club in a Bag kit, you are agreeing to be personally responsible for all the enclosed items. It is your responsibility to get books back from your book club members. If any item is lost or damaged (by you or another book club member), you will personally be charged with the replacement cost for that individual item. Replacement costs are listed on the first page of each Discussion Guide.

For more questions, please see the Reference Desk, or call 203-262-0626 ext. 130.