Book Club Kits

Food for Thought: Book Club in a Box

Several book club kits are available for check-out. Each contains 8 copies of the book and a discussion guide. Some kits also include an audio version and/or a movie adaptation, when available.

Book club kits are checked out for 6 weeks. Overdue charges are $0.50 per day, maxing out at $5.00. They are not renewable.

The following titles are available in book club kits:

  • All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Remarque
  • America’s War: Talking About the Civil War and Emancipation on Their 150th Anniversaries
  • And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie (coming soon)
  • The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
  • Birds of a Feather by Jacqueline Winspear
  • The Cape Ann by Faith Sullivan
  • Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam by James M. McPherson
  • Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton (coming soon)
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
  • The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
  • Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
  • A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway
  • The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  • Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  • The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
  • Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
  • The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman
  • The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
  • The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  • Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
  • The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
  • The Iliad by Homer
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and its Consequences by Truman Capote
  • In the Belly of Jonah: A Liv Bergen Mystery by Sandra Brannan
  • The Latehomecomer by Kao Kalia Yang
  • The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
  • Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
  • Little Bee by Chris Cleave
  • Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez
  • A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman
  • March by Geraldine Brooks
  • My Antonia by Willa Cather
  • My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult
  • Night by Elie Wiesel
  • Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
  • One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus
  • Orphan Train by Christina Kline
  • The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
  • Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
  • Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand
  • State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
  • Stuff Matters by Mark Miodownik
  • Their Eyes were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
  • Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  • We Were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers

Click here to visit the catalog and view the Food for Thought kits.