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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.

The Address by Fiona Davis

After Anna by Lisa Scottoline

Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood

All Her Little Secrets by Wanda M. Morris

 All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin

The Astronauts Wives Club : A True Story by Lily Koppel

The Authenticity Project by Clare Pooley

The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin

The Beach House by Jane Green

Becoming by Michelle Obama

Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín

By Her Own Design by Piper Huguley

Cape May by Chip Cheek

The Castaways by Elin Hilderbrand

China Dolls by Lisa See

City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

Clock Dance by Anne Tyler

The Clockmaker's Daughter by Kate Morton

Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Damnation Spring by Ash Davidson

Deacon King Kong by James McBride

The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware

Defending Jacob by William Landay

The Department of Rare Books and Special Collections by Eva Jurczyk

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

Educated by Tara Westover

The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery

The Evening Chorus by Helen Humphreys

Falling by Jane Green

Finding Me by Viola Davis

A Flicker in the Dark by Stacy Willingham

The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

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

The Girl Before by JP Delaney

The Girl on The Train by Paula Hawkins

The Girls :A Novel by Emma Cline

The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes

The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

The Gods of Heavenly Punishment by Jennifer Cody Epstein

The Good House by Ann Leary

The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

Gutenberg's Apprentice by Alix Christie

Heart of the Matter by Emily Giffin

Henna House by Nomi Eve

Her :A Novel by Harriet Lane

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.

House Rules by Jodi Picoult

If I Could Tell You by Elizabeth Wilhide

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick

In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

The Innocents by Francesca Segal

Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

The Longest Trip Home by John Grogan

The Lost Girls of Willowbrook by Ellen Marie Wiseman

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

Morningside Heights by Joshua Henkin

Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline

The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

Once We Were Brothers by Ronald H. Balson

One by One by Ruth Ware

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

Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy by Sheryl Sandberg

Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman

Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

The Overstory by Richard Powers

People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry

The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy

Piranesi by Susanna Clarke

A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza

The Postmistress by Sarah Blake

The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson

The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt

The Reading List by Sara Nisha Adams

The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House by Kate Andersen Brower

The Rooster Bar by John Grisham

Rosemary : The Hidden Kennedy Daughter by Kate Clifford Larson

Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

Same Kind of Different as Me: A Modern-Day Slave, an International Art Dealer, and the Unlikely Woman Who Bound Them Together by Ron Hall

The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton

Seven Days in June by Tia Williams

Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

Shelter in Place by Nora Roberts

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman

South of Broad by Pat Conroy

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

The Story of Land and Sea by Katy Simpson Smith

The Sweetness of Water by Nathan Harris

The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo

Think Twice by by Lisa Scottoline

Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple

The Trespasser by Tana French

Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

Under the Banner of Heaven by Jon Krakauer

Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

When No One is Watching by Alyssa Cole

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen

Winter Journey by Diane Armstrong

Winter Solstice by Elin Hilderbrand

Wired by Julie Garwood

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn

A Woman of No Importance : The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II by Sonia Purnell

The Woman with the Blue Star by Pam Jenoff

The Woman They Could Not Silence : The Shocking Story of a Woman who Dared to Fight Back by Kate Moore

The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

Yellow Wife by Sadeqa Johnson

The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman


Check out these YA titles and watch out for more!

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

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

The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien



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?

After two weeks your account will be frozen.  You will not be allowed to check anything else out until the bag is returned.

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.