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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.   All Our Worldly Goods  by Irene Nemirovsky

4.   Astonish Me  by Maggie Shipstead

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

6.   The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin

7.   The Beach House by Jane Green

8.   Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

9.   Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

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

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

12.  Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

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

14   Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín

15.  The Castaways by Elin Hilderbrand

16.  China Dolls by Lisa See

17.  The Commoner by John Burnham Schwartz

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

19.  Dead Wake by Erik Larson

20.  Defending Jacob by William Landay

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

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

23.  The Evening Chorus by Helen Humphreys

24.  Falling Together by Marisa de los Santos

25.  Five Days Left by Julie Lawson Timmer

26.  Garden of Stones by Sophie Littlefield

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

28.  The Girl Before by JP Delaney

29.  The Girl on The Train by Paula Hawkins

30.  The Girls :A Novel by Emma Cline

31.  The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

32.  Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

33.  The Gods of Heavenly Punishment by Jennifer Cody Epstein

34.  The Good House by Ann Leary

35.  Gutenberg's Apprentice by Alix Christie

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

37.  Heart of the Matter by Emily Giffin

38.  Her :A Novel by Harriet Lane

39  Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.

40.  House Rules by Jodi Picoult

41.  I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan

42.  If I Could Tell You by Elizabeth Wilhide

43.  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

44.  In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick

45.  In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

46.  The Innocents by Francesca Segal

47.  The Invention of Exile by Vanessa Manko

48.  The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

49.  Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

50.  The Longest Trip Home by John Grogan

51.  The Martian by Andy Weir

52.  Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

53.  The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

54.  Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline

55.  My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

56.  The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

57. The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

58. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

59  Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky

60  Once We Were Brothers by Ronald H. Balson

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

62. Orange is the New Black by Piper Kernan

63.  The Postmistress by Sarah Blake

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

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

66.  Ruby by Cynthia Bond

67.  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

68.  The Rumor by Elin Hilderbrand

69.  Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

70.  The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton

71.  The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

72.  Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

73  The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain

74.  Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

75.  South of Broad by Pat Conroy

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

77.  A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

78.  The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon

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

80.  That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo

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

82.  Think Twice by by Lisa Scottoline

83.  Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple

84.  The Trespasser by Tana French

85.  Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

86.  A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

87.  We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas

88.  The Witches : Salem, 1692 by Stacy Schiff

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

90.  Wired by Julie Garwood

91.  The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

92.  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.
 

Locations and Hours

The library system has eight branches. Select the location for its address, hours and directions.

Ask a Librarian

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