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Bookclub Sets for Loan

Every set with a ** has 1 large print copy

Please note that the ratings given to the books are purely the subjective opinion of the Penticton Public Library Book Club members. These are not meant as definitive recommendations or criticisms.

All Our Wrong Todays**
Elan Mastai (2017)
Book Club Rating: 6.0 / 10
 
All the Birds in the Sky
Charlie Jane Anders (2016)
Book Club Rating: 5.8 / 10
 
An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth
Chris Hadfield (2013)
Book Club Rating: 8.4 / 10
 
Becoming**
Michelle Obama (2018)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Before we were yours**
Lisa Wingate (2017)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Behind the Beautiful Forevers**
Katherine Boo (2014)
Book Club Rating: 6.6 / 10
 
Being Mortal
Atul Gawande (2014)
Book Club Rating: 9.3 / 10
 
Birdie
Tracey Lindberg (2015)
Book Club Rating: 7.1 / 10
 
The Black Count
Tom Reiss (2012)
Book Club Rating: 7.4 / 10 
 
The Break
Katherena Vermette (2016)
Book Club Rating: 7.1 / 10
 
The Cellist of Sarajevo
Steven Galloway (2008)    
Book Club Rating: 8.8 / 10     
 
Chasing Smoke
Aaron Williams (2017)
Book Club Rating: 6.9 / 10
 
The Child Finder** 
Rene Denfeld (2017)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Circling the Sun**
Paula McLain (2015)
Book Club Rating: 6.8 / 10 
 
The Clockmaker’s Daughter**
Kate Morton (2018)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Do not say we have Nothing
Madeleine Thien (2016)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Educated
Tara Westover (2018)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Fifteen Dogs
Andre Alexis (2015)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Five Star Billionaire
Tash Aw (2013)
Book Club Rating: 6 / 10 
  
The Gardens of Consolation
Parisa Reza (2017)
Book Club Rating: 7.1 / 10
 
The Glass Universe
Dava Sobel (2016)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
The Great Alone**
Kristin Hannah (2017)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
H is for Hawk**
Helen MacDonald (2014)
Book Club Rating: 5.6 / 10
 
The Haunting of Vancouver Island 
Shanon Sinn (2017)
Book Club Rating: 6.6 / 10
 
The Hesitation Cut
Giles Blunt (2015)
Book Club Rating: 6.8 / 10
 
Hidden Figures**
Margot Lee Shetterly (2016)
Book Club Rating: 6.4 / 10
 
The High Mountains of Portugal**
Yann Martel (2016)
Book Club Rating: 7.3 /10
 
Hillbilly Elegy**
J.D. Vance (2016)
Book Club Rating: TBD
  
Homegoing: A Novel**
Yaa Gyasi (2016)
Book Club Rating: 7.3 / 10
 
A House in the Sky**
Amanda Lindhout & Sarah Corbett (2013)
Book Club Rating: 7.4 / 10
 
How to be a Tudor
Ruth Goodman (2015)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Inner Life of Animals
Peter Wohlleben (2016)
Book Club Rating: 5.7 / 10
 
The Library Book**
Susan Orlean (2018)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Little Fires Everywhere**
Celest Ng (2017)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Love and Death in Burgundy
Susan C. Shea (2017)
Book Club Rating: 4.8 / 10 
 
Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know
Colm Toibin (2018)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
Mrs. Sherlock Holmes**
Brad Ricca (2017)
Book Club Rating: 7.2 / 10
 
My Courage Rises 
Bonnie Herron (2013)
Book Club Rating: 3.5 / 10
 
News of the World**
Paulette Jiles (2016)
Book Club Rating: 8.0 / 10
 
The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah (2015)
Book Club Rating: 9.4 / 10
 
Nine Folds Make a Paper Swan
Ruth Gilligan (2016)
Book Club Rating: 7.9 / 10
 
Patient H.M. 
Luke Dittrich (2016)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
The Pearl that Broke its Shell**
Nadia Hashimi (2014)
Book Club Rating: 7.3 / 10 
 
Purity**
Jonathan Franzen (2015)
Book Club Rating: 5.1 / 10
 
Rage Against the Dying
Becky Masterman (2012) 
Book Club Rating: 6.7 / 10
  
Recipes for Love and Murder
Sally Andrew (2015)
Book Club Rating: 7.8 / 10
 
Road Trip Rwanda 
Will Ferguson (2015)
Book Club Rating: 7.3 / 10
 
Six Years**
Harlan Coben (2013)
Book Club Rating: 7.2 / 10
 
Stranger: A Novel
David Bergen (2016)
Book Club Rating: 6.3 / 10
 
The Summer Before the War**
Helen Simonson (2016)
Book Club Rating: 6.6 / 10
 
Swimming Lessons**
Claire Fuller (2017)
Book Club Rating: 7.9 / 10
 
Swing Time**
Zadie Smith (2016)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
The Trespasser** 
Tana French (2016)
Book Club Rating: 6.1 / 10
 
Truly Madly Guilty** 
Liane Moriarty (2016) 
Book Club Rating: 6.8 / 10
 
Warlight**
Michael Ondaatje (2018)
Book Club Rating: TBD
 
When Breath Becomes Air**
Paul Kalanithi (2016)
Book Club Rating: 7.3 / 10
 
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