Adult Book Club Books

Join the Salt Spring Library Book Club

Book Club Sets

Book Club Sets are being housed at Hudson’s Hope Public Library and are available for loan.  For a list of available sets you can download the following :

 

Book Club Resources

  • GoodReadsIncludes reader reviews, trivia, reading lists, etc.  You can choose to sign up and share book lists.
  • BookClubs.caFocuses on Canadian titles and includes reading guides, information about author events, and books in the news.
  • BookTalk.org
    An online book club that anyone can join.
  • Oprah’s Book Club
    Includes recommended book lists, author interviews and more.
  • BookBrowse.com
    Includes reviews, previews, stories behind the books, author interviews, reading guides, and more.
  • Mostly, we eat!
    A long-running book club that includes recommended reads and advice on starting a book club.

2010 Titles Reading Group Guides

http://www.readinggroupguides.com/findaguide/title.asp#l

Secret Daughter
Freedom
South of Broad
Winter Vault
Little Bee

Weed that Strings the Hangman’s Bag

Week in December

Bishop’a Man

Girl in a Blue Dress

Beatrice & Virgil

2011 Titles Reading Group Guides

 

Before I Go to Sleep http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2567
Coppermine
Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_C/crooked_letter_crooked_letter1.asp
http://www.harpercollins.ca/author/authorExtra.aspx?isbn13=9780060594671&displayType=readingGuide
Distant Hours, The http://books.simonandschuster.com/Distant-Hours/Kate-Morton/9781439152782/reading_group_guide
Flying with Amelia http://tinyurl.com/ameliaquestions
Fossil Hunter, The
Gate at the Stairs, A http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_G/a_gate_at_the_stairs1.asp
http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2321
http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/A-Gate-at-the-Stairs-by-Lorrie-Moore-Reading-Group-Guide
Great House http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/Great-House-by-Nicole-Krauss-Reading-Guide
Help, The http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_H/the_help1.asp 
http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2232
Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2383 
http://booklust-lisa.blogspot.com/2010/07/discussion-questions-for-immortal-life.html
In the Garden of Beasts http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/14-non-fiction/8375-in-the-garden-of-beasts-larson
Left Neglected http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/13-fiction/8099-left-neglected-genova?start=3 
http://books.simonandschuster.ca/Left-Neglected/Lisa-Genova/9781439164631/reading_group_guide
Little Princes
Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2373
http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/13-fiction/610-major-pettigrews-last-stand-simonson?start=3
Midwife of Venice, the http://www.bookclubs.ca/catalog/display.pperl?isbn=9780385668279&view=auqa
Mistress of Nothing, The http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2510
Peach Keeper, The http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_P/the_peach_keeper1.asp 
http://www.sarahaddisonallen.com/flyers/PeachKeeper_Questions.pdf
Practical Jean
Red Herring Without Mustard
Revenge of the Lobster Lover
Room http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_R/Room1.asp 
http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/Room-by-Emma-Donoghue-Reading-Guide
Salt Road, The
Sing You Home http://www.jodipicoult.com/sing-you-home.html#questions 
http://bestsellers.about.com/od/bookclubquestions/a/sing-you-home-jodi-picoult-book-club-discussion-questions.htm
Sisters From Hardscrabble Bay, The http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/The-Sisters-from-Hardscrabble-Bay-by-Beverly-Jensen-Reading-Guide
Swamplandia! http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_S/Swamplandia1.asp 
http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2539
Tiger, the
Tower, The Zoo & The Tortoise http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_T/the_tower_the_zoo_and_the_tortoise1.asp
http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2480 
http://bestsellers.about.com/od/bookclubquestions/a/The-Tower-The-Zoo-And-The-Tortoise-By-Julia-Stuart.htm
Visit From The Goon Squad, A http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_V/a_visit_from_the_goon_squad1.asp 
http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2442
What Is Left The Daughter http://www.readinggroupguides.com/guides_W/what_is_left_the_daughter1.asp
http://www.bookbrowse.com/reading_guides/detail/index.cfm/book_number/2450 
http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/What-Is-Left-the-Daughter-Reading-Group-Guide
Widower’s Tale, The http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/The-Widowers-Tale-by-Julia-Glass-Reading-Guide