What are the book groups reading?
Here are a selection of books that local reading groups are requesting from the library at the moment.
- The Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz
- I See You by Clare Mackintosh
- The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O’Farrell
- Date with Death by Julia Chapman (local author, set in the Dales)
- We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
- The Bones of You by Debbie Howells
- Transatlantic by Colum McCann
- The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon (featured on BBC Radio 2, Simon Mayo’s BookClub.
- A Banquet of Consequences by Elizabeth George (Inspector Lynley of TV’s The Inspector Lynley Mysteries is back.)
- House of Names by Colm Toibin
All the reviews are from the GoodReads website with the aim that you get a consistency of reviewer, style and taste to enable you to determine what you like and don’t like.
Here are a few of the reading groups’ Top Picks from 2017;
- The Wildflower Path by Sarah Harrison
- All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
- The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain
- Black Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin
- The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson
- We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
- The Paying Guests Sarah Waters
- The Quarry by Iain M. Banks
- The Muse by Jessie Burton