Garden of Reading Book Club
The Garden of Reading Book Club is a private book club.
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- September: The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson
Also reading this year:
- White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo
- The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson
- Code Girls by Liza Mundy
- The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict
- Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
- The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea
- Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead
- Afterlife by Julia Alveraz
- The Authenticity Project by Clare Pooley
- The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal
From bestselling author Alexandra Fuller, the utterly original story of her father, Tim Fuller, and a deeply felt tribute to a life well lived
The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality.
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers an intimate chronicle of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz—an inspiring portrait of courage and leadership in a time of unprecedented crisis
The award-winning New York Times bestseller about the American women who secretly served as codebreakers during World War II--a "prodigiously researched and engrossing" (New York Times) book that "shines a light on a hidden chapter of American history" (Denver Post).
From beloved New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Marie Benedict comes the story of a not-so-famous scientist who not only loved Albert Einstein, but also shaped the theories that brought him lasting renown.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR, BOOKPAGE, AND SHELF AWARENESS • “Paula McLain is considered the new star of historical fiction, and for good reason. Fans of The Paris Wife will be captivated by Circling the Sun, which . . .
In this "raucous, moving, and necessary" story by a Pulitzer Prize finalist (San Francisco Chronicle), the De La Cruzes, a family on the Mexican-American border, celebrate two of their most beloved relatives during a joyous and bittersweet weekend.
"All we do, mija, is love. Love is the answer. Nothing stops it. Not borders. Not death."
$24.95ISBN: 9780385537070Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: Doubleday - July 16th, 2019
In this Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times bestselling follow-up to The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead brilliantly dramatizes another strand of American history through the story of two boys unjustly sentenced to a hellish reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida.
$25.95ISBN: 9781643750255Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: Algonquin Books - April 7th, 2020
A Time Magazine Must-Read Book of 2020
A Most-Anticipated Book of the Year: O, The Oprah Magazine * The New York Times * The Washington Post *Vogue * Bustle * BuzzFeed * Ms.$26.00ISBN: 9781984878618Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: Pamela Dorman Books - February 4th, 2020
A WASHINGTON POST “FEEL-GOOD BOOK guaranteed to lift your spirits”
“A warm, charming tale about the rewards of revealing oneself, warts and all.”
The story of a solitary green notebook that brings together six strangers and leads to unexpected friendship, and even love