Bedtime Book Club

Bedtime Book Club is a public book club.

Curious Conversation for Imperfect Parents: Reading and discussing parenting advice, parenting memoir, and adjacent fiction books. Interested in joining contact Keri Smith Gaylord at keri@ksgcounseling.com

Book club members, make sure to mention your book club when checking out in-store at Bookmarks to save 20% off your book club purchases.  

Upcoming Selections:

 

  • December 12How to Raise Kids Who Aren't Assholes by Melinda Wenner Moyer
  • January 9 2024: When Women Were Dragons by Kelly Barnhill
  • February 13: Momfluenced: Inside the Maddening, Picture-Perfect World of Mommy Influencer Culture by Sarah Petersen
  • March 12: More: Life on the Edge of Adventure and Motherhood by Majka Burnhardt
  • April 16: School for Good Mothers by Jessamin Chan 
How to Raise Kids Who Aren't Assholes: Science-Based Strategies for Better Parenting--from Tots to Teens By Melinda Wenner Moyer Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593086957
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 21st, 2022

How to Raise Kids Who Aren't Assholes is a clear, actionable, sometimes humorous (but always science-based) guide for parents on how to shape their kids into honest, kind, generous, confident, independent, and resilient people...who just might save the world one day.


When Women Were Dragons: A Novel By Kelly Barnhill Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593466575
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - May 16th, 2023

A GOODREADS BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR • A fiery feminist fantasy tale set in 1950s America where thousands of women have spontaneously transformed into dragons, exploding notions of a woman’s place in the world and expanding minds about accepting others for who they really are.
 


Momfluenced: Inside the Maddening, Picture-Perfect World of Mommy Influencer Culture By Sara Petersen Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780807006634
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beacon Press - April 25th, 2023

How momfluencer culture impacts women psychologically as consumers, as performers of their stories, and as mothers

On Instagram, the private work of mothering is turned into a public performance, generating billions of dollars. The message is simple: we’re all just a couple of clicks away from a better, more beautiful experience of motherhood.


More: Life on the Edge of Adventure and Motherhood By Majka Burhardt Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781639363490
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Pegasus Books - March 7th, 2023

An intense and emotional epistolary memoir by one of the world's top ice climbers, born at the confluence of motherhood, adventure, career, and marriage. 

As one of the world’s leading female professional rock and ice climbers, Burhardt and her husband led globe-trotting, adventure-seeking lives.  When she learns that she’s pregnant—with twins&m


The School for Good Mothers: A Novel By Jessamine Chan Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982156138
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: 37 Ink - February 7th, 2023

Longlisted for the PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel
Longlisted for the 2023 Carnegie Medal for Excellence
Shortlisted for The Center for Fiction 2022 First Novel Prize
Selected as One of Barack Obama’s Favorite Books of 2022!

In this New York Times bestseller and Today show Read with Jenna Book Club Pick, one lapse in judgem