It’s Literally a Book Club

The It’s Literally a Book Club started in April of 2015 and brings together a diverse group of young women who love to read.

It’s Literally a Book Club Reads

Every month or two, we select a new book to obsess over. Here are the books on our list for the next few months:


Past Reads

Find reviews and comments for our past reads on the blog!

  • Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
  • Into the Water by Paula Hawkins
    • We love a good mystery – this one also scored a 3.5/5!
  • Heartless by Marissa Meyer
    • A bittersweet Wonderland origin story about the Queen of Hearts, we gave this one a 3.5/5
  • The Circle by Dave Eggers
    • The group was unimpressed by this one and gave it a 1/5
  • Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick
    • Entertaining and insightful! 3.5/5
  • The Chemist by Stephenie Meyer
    • We all agreed that The Chemist was lacklustre and the writing immature. Harsh times but we gave it a 0.5/5
  • The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
    • Both heart-wrenching and inspiring, this one is a major tear-jerker! Every single one of us cried. 5/5
  • A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
    • This fantastic retelling of Beauty and the Beast was a fan-fave. 4.5/5
  • The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
    • Beautiful and inspiring, this classic garnered a strong 4/5
  • The Clasp by Sloane Crosley
    • A mystery and a love triangle – so great! We gave it 3/5
  • The White Russian by Vanora Bennett
    • Intrigue and romance scored high in this one – we gave it a 3/5!
  • Enslavement by Winnipeg’s own Melinda Friesen
    • We all enjoyed this one! 3/5
  • The Secret History by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Donna Tartt
    • This one was controversial! The average rating was 1/5
  • The Tuesday Club Murders by Agatha Christie, the queen of mystery
    • We gave this one 3/5
  • The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules by Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg
    • 3/5 stars!
  • Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberley McCreight
    • 3.5/5 for this gem
  • The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins
    • We gave this one 3/5

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