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Book Club in a Bag

Are you a member of a book club or are interested in starting one?  Check out our service, Book Club in a Bag!

Book Club in a Bag Titles

Book Club in a BagTo request a book club bag, click on a title.

1.   1944 : FDR and the Year That Changed History by Jay Winik

2.   Accidents of Marriage by Randy Susan Meyers

3.   Al Franken : Giant of the Senate by Al Franken

4.   All Our Worldly Goods  by Irene Nemirovsky

5.   Astonish Me  by Maggie Shipstead

6.   The Astronauts Wives Club : A True Story by Lily Koppel

7.   The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin

8.   The Beach House by Jane Green

9.   Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

10.   Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

11.  Being Mortal : Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande

12.  Birdmen : The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and The Battle to Control the Skies by Lawrence Goldstone

13.  Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

14.  Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

15   Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín

16. The Castaways by Elin Hilderbrand

16.  China Dolls by Lisa See

18.  The Commoner by John Burnham Schwartz

19.  The Conversation by Angelo E. Volandes, M.D.

20.  Dead Wake by Erik Larson

21.  Defending Jacob by William Landay

22.  Dogtripping : 25 Rescues, 11 Volunteers, and 3 RV's on Our Canine Cross-country Adventure by David Rosenfelt

23.  Endurance : Schakleton''s Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing

24.  The Evening Chorus by Helen Humphreys

25.  Falling Together by Marisa de los Santos

26.  Five Days Left by Julie Lawson Timmer

27.  Garden of Stones by Sophie Littlefield

28.  GI Brides: The Wartime Girls Who Crossed the Atlantic for Love by Duncan Barrett & Nuala Calvi

29.  The Girl Before by JP Delaney

30.  The Girl on The Train by Paula Hawkins

31.  The Girls :A Novel by Emma Cline

32.  The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

33.  Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

34.  The Gods of Heavenly Punishment by Jennifer Cody Epstein

35.  The Good House by Ann Leary

36.  Gutenberg's Apprentice by Alix Christie

37.  Hand to Mouth : Living in Bootstrap America by Linda Tirado

38.  Heart of the Matter by Emily Giffin

39.  Her :A Novel by Harriet Lane

40  Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.

41.  House Rules by Jodi Picoult

42.  I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan

43.  If I Could Tell You by Elizabeth Wilhide

44.  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

45.  In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick

46.  In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

47.  The Innocents by Francesca Segal

48.  The Invention of Exile by Vanessa Manko

49.  The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

50.  Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

51.  The Longest Trip Home by John Grogan

52.  The Martian by Andy Weir

53.  Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

54.  The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

55.  Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline

56.  My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

57.  The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

58. The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

59. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

60  Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky

61  Once We Were Brothers by Ronald H. Balson

62. One Thousand White Women: The Journals of Mary Dodd by Jim Fergus

63. Orange is the New Black by Piper Kernan

64.  The Postmistress by Sarah Blake

65. The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt

66.  The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House by Kate Anderson Brower

67.  Ruby by Cynthia Bond

68.  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

69.  The Rumor by Elin Hilderbrand

70.  Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

71.  The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton

72.  The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

73.  Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

74  The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain

75.  Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

76.  South of Broad by Pat Conroy

77.  Spill, Simmer, Falter, Wither by Sara Baume

78.  A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

79.  The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon

80.  The Story of Land and Sea by Katy Simpson Smith

81.  That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo

82.  The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

83.  Then Comes Marriage : United States v. Windsor and the Defeat of DOMA by Roberta Kaplan

84.  Think Twice by by Lisa Scottoline

85.  Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple

86.  The Trespasser by Tana French

87.  Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

88.  A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

89.  We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas

90.  The Witches : Salem, 1692 by Stacy Schiff

91.  Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed

92.  Wired by Julie Garwood

93.  The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

94.  The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

95.  The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman

 

The following Young Adult titles are new to this service!

1   Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer

2.  The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

3.  The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream by Drs. Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, and Remeck Hunt

4.  The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien

5.  Uglies by Scott Westerfield

 

Frequently Asked Questions

How does Book Club in a Bag work?

Cardholders of the Camden County Library System can check out a book club bag containing multiple copies of a title and its discussion questions for use by your book club members.  You may place a hold on a bag through the catalog.  Books are stored at the Vogelson Branch and are delivered to other branches to fill requests. 

How long can I keep the book club bag?

Each book club bag can be checked out for  8 weeks with no renewals. 

What if I don’t return the book club bag on time?

An overdue fine of $1.00 per day will be charged with a maximum fine of $15.00.

Where do I return the book club bag?

You can return the book club bag to any branch, but you must bring it to the Circulation Desk for check-in.  Please do not use the outside Drop Box.

If you have additional questions, contact your local branch or send an email to Ask a Librarian.
 

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