Book Club

Many books listed on this site are recommended by members of a small Exeter book club – so thanks go to them. You are welcome to join them by simply reading and sharing your thoughts via the feedback on each page.

The books listed below are those we are planning to read over the coming months and perhaps years. More information will be added to the Books menu as we get near to reading them.

Tuesday 13 April 2021

The Midnight Library: Matt Haig (c300 pages) (2021) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)

Tuesday 27 April 2021

The Summer Book: Tove Jansson (c160 pages) (2003) (Paperback) (Kindle)

Tuesday 11 May 2021

Detransition Baby:Torrey Peters (c350 pages) (2021) (Hardback only) (Kindle) (Audiobook)

Tuesday 25 May 2021

Broken Glass:Alain Mabanckou (c180 pages) (2009) (Paperback) (Kindle) NOTE listed as out of print but still available on Amazon.

Tuesday 8 June 2021

Oscar and the Lady in Pink: Eric Emmanuel Schmitt (c96 pages) (2008) (Paperback) (PDF/E Book

Tuesday 22 June 2021

A Bit of a Stretch, The Diaries of a Prisoner: Chris Atkins (c352 pages) (2020) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)

Tuesday 6 July 2021

Alone in Berlin: Hans Fallada (c588 pages) (2010) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)

Tuesday 20 July 2021

Crime and Punishment: Fyodor Dostoevsky (c720 pages) (1866) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)

The following books to be agreed later..

  • They both Die in the End: Adam Silverado (c380 pages) (2017)(Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • Lolita: Vladimir Nabokov (c289 pages) (1955)(Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • The Unusual Suspect: Ben Machell (c320 pages) (2021)(Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • Priest Daddy: Patricia Lockwood (c350 pages) (2018) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • Gigi and the Cat: Colette (c160 pages) (1958 Eng) (Paperback) (Kindle)
  • A Suitable Boy: Viram Seth (c1500 pages) (1993) (Paperback)
    (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • London Burning: Anthony Quinn (c352 pages) (2021) (Hardback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • Girl, Woman, Other: Bernadine Evaristo (c464 pages) (2020) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • Harvest: Jim Crace (c304 pages) (2014) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • Below the BreadLine: Living on the Minimum Wage: Fran Abrams (c192 pages) (2002) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)
  • Nickel and Dimed: Undercover in Low-wage USA: Barbara Ehrenreich (c240 pages) (2010) (Paperback) (Kindle)
  • The Omnivore’s Dilemma: The Search for the Perfect Meal in a Fast food World: Michael Pollan (c400 pages) (2015) (Paperback) (Kindle) (Audiobook)