Celebrity Book Clubs - August 2020

Reese Witherspoon's Book Club

  • Everything Inside by Edwidge Danticat

Read with Jenna - The Today Show

  • Here for It by R. Eric Thomas
  • The Comeback by Ella Berman

GMA Book Club

  • The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis

Well-Read Black Girl Book Club

  • This is Major by Shayla Lawson

Belletrist Book Club (Emma Robert's Book Club)

  • Luster by Raven Leilani
  • Blue Ticket by Sophie Mackintosh

Andrew Luck Book Club

  • ROOKIE PICKPreaching to the Chickens by Jabari Asim & E. B. Lewis
  • VETERAN PICKThe Color of Water by James McBride

BuzzFeed Book Club & Vox Book Club

  • The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

Teen Vogue Book Club

  • The Paper GIrl of Paris by Jordyn Taylor

Oprah's Book Club

  • Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
Everything Inside: Stories (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525563051
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Published: Vintage - July 7th, 2020

A REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK
WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD

One of the Best Books of the Year NPR, Time, Esquire, BuzzFeed, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Here for It: Or, How to Save Your Soul in America; Essays Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525621034
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 18th, 2020

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • Read with Jenna Book Club Pick as Featured on Today • From the creator of Elle’s “Eric Reads the News,” a heartfelt and hilarious memoir-in-essays about growing up seeing the world differently, finding unexpected hope, and experiencing every awkward, extraordinary stumble along the way.


The Comeback Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593099513
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Published: Berkley - August 3rd, 2020

A TODAY SHOW #ReadWithJenna BOOK CLUB PICK! •  An empowering, behind-the-scenes novel of a young Hollywood actress and the dark secret she’s ready to confront.
 
One of Summer 2020’s Most Anticipated Novels


The Lions of Fifth Avenue: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524744618
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Published: Dutton - August 4th, 2020

A Good Morning America Book Club Pick and a New York Times bestseller!
 
“A page-turner for booklovers everywhere! . . . A story of family ties, their lost dreams, and the redemption that comes from discovering truth.”—Adriana Trigiani, bestselling author of The Shoemaker's Wife 


This Is Major: Notes on Diana Ross, Dark Girls, and Being Dope Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062890597
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 30th, 2020

A National Book Critics Circle Finalist in Autobiography * Finalist for a Lambda Literary Award Named one of the most anticipated books of the year by USA Today, Bitch Magazine, Parade, Salon and Ms. Magazine


Luster: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374194321
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 4th, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR


Blue Ticket: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385545631
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Published: Doubleday - June 30th, 2020

*BELLETRIST'S AUGUST 2020 BOOK PICK*

"[Mackintosh's] writing is clear and sharp, with piercing moments of wisdom and insight that drive toward a pitch-perfect ending
...Blue Ticket adds something new to the dystopian tradition set by Orwell’s 1984 or Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale." --New York Times Book Review


Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewis Cover Image
By Jabari Asim, E. B. Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399168567
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - October 11th, 2016

A New York Times Best Illustrated Book

Critically acclaimed author Jabari Asim and Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator E. B. Lewis give readers a fascinating glimpse into the boyhood of Civil Rights leader John Lewis.
 


The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594481925
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 7th, 2006

From the New York Times bestselling author of Deacon King Kong and The Good Lord Bird, winner of the National Book Award for Fiction:

The modern classic that Oprah.com calls one of the best memoirs of a generation and that launched James McBride’s literary career.


The Vanishing Half: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525536291
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2020 BY THE NEW YORK TIMES * THE WASHINGTON POST * NPR * PEOPLE * TIME MAGAZINE* VANITY FAIR * GLAMOUR 



The Paper Girl of Paris Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062936622
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Published: HarperTeen - May 26th, 2020

"A quick read that history lovers will easily devour"—Teen Vogue

"Get ready to be transported to Paris in Taylor's incredible debut novel."—Seventeen, Editor's Choice


Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593230251
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Published: Random House - August 4th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD LONGLIST • “An instant American classic and almost certainly the keynote nonfiction book of the American century thus far.”—Dwight Garner, The New York Times