Contemporary Book Club

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Next Meeting

Thursday, November 14
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Author Jennifer Acker will join us for the November meeting!


The Limits of the World by Jennifer Acker


This club focuses on recent works of literary fiction and occasional non-fiction. We normally meet from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. on the 2nd Thursday of the month. Copies of the current book are available to borrow at the Reference Desk. For more information, please contact Jones Library staff member Linda Wentworth at
The Limits of the World
  1. Five-Carat Soul
  2. There There
  3. Little Fires Everywhere
  4. The Friend
  5. All You Can Ever Know
  6. The Mothers
  7. Asymmetry
  8. Small Fry
  9. A Place for Us
  10. The Locals
  11. They May Not Mean To, But They Do
  12. Moonglow
  13. Sing, Unburied, Sing
  14. Future Home of the Living God
  15. The Music Shop
  16. Waking Lions
  17. All Grown Up
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  19. News of the World
  20. Home Fire
  21. The Locals
  22. The Secret History of Wonder Woman
  23. Pachinko
  24. Be Frank with Me
  25. Strangers in Their Own Land
  26. Man at the Helm
  27. Everyone Brave is Forgiven
  28. The Return
  29. Lab Girl
  30. Hag-seed
  31. The Excellent Lombards
  32. My Brilliant Friend
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  34. State Were In 152x235.jpg
  35. Marriage of Opposites 154x235.jpg
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  37. Residence 155x235.jpg
  38. Dimestore 155x235.jpg
  39. Three Strong Women 167x235.jpg
  40. Euphoria 153x235.jpg
  41. Strangeness in My Mind.jpg
  42. __Alice in Bed 157x235.jpg
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See a complete history of this club's selections.