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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.  Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood

5.   All Our Worldly Goods  by Irene Nemirovsky

6.   Astonish Me  by Maggie Shipstead

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

8.   The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin

9.   The Beach House by Jane Green

10.  Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

11.  Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

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

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

14.  Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

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

16   Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín

17. The Castaways by Elin Hilderbrand

18.  China Dolls by Lisa See

19.  The Commoner by John Burnham Schwartz

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

21.  Dead Wake by Erik Larson

22.  Defending Jacob by William Landay

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

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

25.  The Evening Chorus by Helen Humphreys

26.  Falling Together by Marisa de los Santos

27.  Five Days Left by Julie Lawson Timmer

28.  Garden of Stones by Sophie Littlefield

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

30.  The Girl Before by JP Delaney

31.  The Girl on The Train by Paula Hawkins

32.  The Girls :A Novel by Emma Cline

33.  The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

34.  Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

35.  The Gods of Heavenly Punishment by Jennifer Cody Epstein

36.  The Good House by Ann Leary

37.  Gutenberg's Apprentice by Alix Christie

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

39.  Heart of the Matter by Emily Giffin

40.  Her :A Novel by Harriet Lane

41   Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.

42.  House Rules by Jodi Picoult

43.  I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan

44.  If I Could Tell You by Elizabeth Wilhide

45.  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

46.  In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick

47.  In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

48.  The Innocents by Francesca Segal

49.  The Invention of Exile by Vanessa Manko

50.  The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

51.  Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

52.  The Longest Trip Home by John Grogan

53.  The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

54.  The Martian by Andy Weir

55.  Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

56.  The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

57.  Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline

58.  The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

59.  My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

60. The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

61. The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

62. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

63  Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky

64  Once We Were Brothers by Ronald H. Balson

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

66. Orange is the New Black by Piper Kernan

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

68.  The Postmistress by Sarah Blake

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

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

71.  Ruby by Cynthia Bond

72.  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

73.  The Rumor by Elin Hilderbrand

74. 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

75.  Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

76.  The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton

77.  The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

78.  Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

79  The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain

80.  Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

81.  South of Broad by Pat Conroy

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

83.  A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

84.  The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon

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

86.  That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo

87.  The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

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

89.  Think Twice by by Lisa Scottoline

90.  Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple

91.  The Trespasser by Tana French

92.  Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

93.  A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

94.  We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas

95.  The Witches : Salem, 1692 by Stacy Schiff

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

97.  Winter Journey by Diane Armstrong

98.  Wired by Julie Garwood

99.  The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

100. The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

101. 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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