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:
- September: The Kept Woman by Karen Slaughter
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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