San Luis Obispo Friends of the Library

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Book Club in a Box

Book Club in a Box is a kit put together for the convenience of book clubs that contains:

  • Ten (10) paperback copies of a title
  • Discussion questions
  • Background information about the book and the author

For guidelines for use of the Kits click here. Each kit can be checked out for 6 weeks from the SLO Library.

Currently, the following titles are available:

Use the search box to find a title or author, click on a column heading to sort.

TitleAuthor
Angle of ReposeWallace Stegner
Art of Racing in the RainGarth Stein
Behind the Beautiful ForeversKatherine Boo
Big BurnTimothy Egan
Book ThiefMarkus Zusak
Don?t Let?s Go to the Dogs TonightAlexandra Fuller
Elegance of the HedgehogMuriel Barbery
Enrique?s JourneySonia Nazario
Farm CityNovella Carpenter
Flight BehaviorBarbara Kingsolver
Glass CastleJeanette Walls
God, Give Us Wings Felicia Prekeris Brown
Great GatsbyF. Scott Fitzgerald
Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie SocietyShaffer
Heretic?s DaughterKathleen Kent
House RulesJodi Picoult
Housekeeper and the ProfessorYoko Ogawa
The Immortal Life of Henrietta LacksRebecca Skloot
In the Garden of BeastsErik Larson
In the Land of Invisible WomenQanta Ahmed
In the NeighborhoodPeter Lovenheim
Language of FlowersVanessa Diffenbaugh
Let the Great World SpinColum McCann
Life and Times of the Thunderbolt KidBill Bryson
Major Pettigrew?s Last StandHelen Simonson
Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln?s KillerJ. Swanson
Memoirs of an Imaginary FriendMatthew Dicks
Mennonite in a Little Black DressRhoda Janzen
My Beloved WorldSonia Sotomayor
My Korean Deli: Risking It All for a Convenience StoreBen Howe
Night CircusErin Morgenstern
Night RoadKristin Hannah
Nothing to EnvyBarbara Demick
Olive KitteridgeElizabeth Strout
Orange is the New BlackPiper Kerman
Orphan TrainChristina Kline
OutliersMalcolm Gladwell
Please Look After MomKyung-sook Shin
Pope JoanDonna Cross
Pride and PrejudiceJane Austen
Sense of an EndingJulian Barnes
Shadow of the WindCarlos Ruiz Zafon
Snow Flower and the Secret FanLisa See
Somewhere in CrimeHistorical Mysteries
Tiger?s WifeTea Obreht
To Kill a MockingbirdHarper Lee
When the Emperor Was DivineJulie Otsuka
White TigerAravind Adiga
WildCheryl Strayed