Celebrity Book Clubs - July 2020

Reese Witherspoon's Book Club by Hello Sunshine

(Reese picked two books in June and will not be picking a July title)

  • I'm Still Here by Austin Channing Brown
  • The Guest List by Lucy Foley (fiction)

Oprah's Book Club

  • Deacon King Kong by James McBride

Read with Jenna (Jenna Bush Hager/Today Show)

  • Friends and Strangers by J. Courtney Sullivan

Our Shared Shelf (Emma Watson)

  • Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge

Belletrist Book Club (Emma Roberts)

  • The Dragons, the Giant, the Women by Wayetu Moore

Andrew Luck Book Club

  • Rookie Pick: The Day Brown Went Away by Whitney Geathers
  • Veteran Pick: The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

BuzzFeed Book Club

  • Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas

GMA Book Club (Good Morning America):

  • Sex and Vanity by Kevin Kwan

Teen Vogue

  • Ghosts of Harvard by Francesca Serritella

Vox

  • Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld
The Guest List: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062868930
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: William Morrow - June 2nd, 2020

A REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BEST THRILLERS OF 2020


I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781524760854
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Convergent Books - May 15th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • REESE’S BOOK CLUB X HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK PICK • From a leading voice on racial justice, an eye-opening account of growing up Black, Christian, and female that exposes how white America’s love affair with “diversity” so often falls short of its ideals.
 


Deacon King Kong: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735216723
Availability: Backordered - Usually Ships in 14-90 days
Published: Riverhead Books - March 3rd, 2020

One of Barack Obama's "Favorite Books of the Year"

Oprah's Book Club Pick

Named one of the Top Ten Books of the Year by the New York Times, Entertainment Weekly and TIME Magazine

Washington Post Notable Novel


Friends and Strangers: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525520597
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf - June 30th, 2020

A TODAY SHOW #ReadWithJenna BOOK CLUB PICK!


Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781635572957
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 5th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"This is a book that was begging to be written. This is the kind of book that demands a future where we’ll no longer need such a book. Essential." --Marlon James

“The most important book for me this year.” --Emma Watson

Selected by Emma Watson as the Our Shared Shelf Book Club Pick for January/February 2018


The Dragons, the Giant, the Women: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450314
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - June 2nd, 2020

An engrossing memoir of escaping the First Liberian Civil War and building a life in the United States


The Day Brown Went Away Cover Image
By Whitney Geathers, Sisca Angreani (Illustrator)
$12.50
ISBN: 9781087859989
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Whitney Geathers - May 4th, 2020

Little Lena loved colors. She used all sorts of colors when she colored her art, all except for Brown. One day, Brown vanishes and Lena is left to find out just how important Brown really is.


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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781620971932
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Press - January 7th, 2020

Named one of the most important nonfiction books of the 21st century by Entertainment Weekly' Slate' Chronicle of Higher Education' Literary Hub, Book Riot' and Zora


Catherine House: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062905659
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Custom House - May 12th, 2020

“[A] delicious literary Gothic debut.” –THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW, EDITORS' CHOICE

“Moody and evocative as a fever dream, Catherine House is the sort of book that wraps itself around your brain, drawing you closer with each hypnotic step.” – THE WASHINGTON POST


Sex and Vanity: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385546270
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Doubleday - June 30th, 2020

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA Book Club Pick! 

"Kevin Kwan's new book is his most decadent yet." --Entertainment Weekly


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Ghosts of Harvard: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525510369
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House - May 5th, 2020

TEEN VOGUE BOOK CLUB PICK • A Harvard freshman becomes obsessed with her schizophrenic brother’s suicide. Then she starts hearing voices.


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Rodham: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590917
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House - May 19th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of American Wife and Eligible . . . He proposed. She said no. And it changed her life forever.