Contemporary Book Club

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Next Meeting
Thursday, June 8
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Solito: A Memoir by Javier Zamora

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

  1. We All Want Impossible Things
  2. Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead
  3. Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel
  4. Olga Dies Dreaming
  5. Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner
  6. Black Cake
  7. Book of Form and Emptiness
  8. Unsettled Ground
  9. Eleanor Oliphant
  10. Call Me American
  11. Normal People
  12. Out of Darkness, Shining Light
  13. Limits of the World
  14. Five-Carat Soul
  15. There There
  16. Little Fires Everywhere
  17. The Friend
  18. All You Can Ever Know
  19. The Mothers
  20. Asymmetry
  21. Small Fry
  22. A Place for Us
  23. The Locals
  24. They May Not Mean To, But They Do
  25. Moonglow
  26. Sing, Unburied, Sing
  27. Future Home of the Living God
  28. The Music Shop
  29. Waking Lions
  30. All Grown Up
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  32. News of the World
  33. Home Fire
  34. The Locals
  35. The Secret History of Wonder Woman
  36. Pachinko
  37. Be Frank with Me
  38. Strangers in Their Own Land
  39. Man at the Helm
  40. Everyone Brave is Forgiven
  41. The Return
  42. Lab Girl
  43. My Brilliant Friend
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  45. State Were In 152x235.jpg
  46. Marriage of Opposites 154x235.jpg
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  48. Residence 155x235.jpg
  49. Dimestore 155x235.jpg
  50. Three Strong Women 167x235.jpg
  51. Euphoria 153x235.jpg
  52. Strangeness in My Mind.jpg
  53. __Alice in Bed 157x235.jpg
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See a complete history of this club's selections.