To Kill A Mocking Bird
Destiny of a Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
The Glass Castle
We just read this one in my IRL book club and it generated some GREAT discussion. I can't to wait to see what's picked and participate.
I really want to read this and I have a copy! I wanted to participate in this last go round but I couldn't get my hands on The Night Circus in time.
My other suggestions: The Lonely Polygamist: Golden Richards, husband to four wives, father to twenty-eight children, is having the mother of all midlife crises. His construction business is failing, his family has grown into an overpopulated mini-dukedom beset with insurrection and rivalry, and he is done in with grief: due to the accidental death of a daughter and the stillbirth of a son, he has come to doubt the capacity of his own heart. Brady Udall, one of our finest American fiction writers, tells a tragicomic story of a deeply faithful man who, crippled by grief and the demands of work and family, becomes entangled in an affair that threatens to destroy his family’s future. Like John Irving and Richard Yates, Udall creates characters that engage us to the fullest as they grapple with the nature of need, love, and belonging. Beautifully written, keenly observed, and ultimately redemptive, The Lonely Polygamist is an unforgettable story of an American family—with its inevitable dysfunctionality, heartbreak, and comedy—pushed to its outer limits.
Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother - This book could inspire some great conversations.
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