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Belmont Books Book Club

 

 

Our book club meets once a month on Mondays from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. in the cafe area of the store. All are welcome for casual discussions of fiction and nonfiction books. Occasionally, a meeting will feature a visit from a local author whose book we are reading. No pre-registration is required.

 

Past Books:

The Affairs of the Falcóns: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062872364
Availability: Available now
Published: Ecco - November 26th, 2019

Winner of the 2019 New American Voices Award
Longlisted for the 
PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel
Longlisted for the 
Aspen Words Literary Prize


A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143110439
Availability: Available now
Published: Penguin Books - March 26th, 2019

From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility—a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel.

The mega-bestseller with more than 2 million readers, soon to be a major television series


One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy Cover Image
By Carol Anderson, Dick Durbin (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781635571394
Availability: Available now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 17th, 2019

PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award Finalist, Longlisted for the National Book Award
Best Books of the Year--Washington Post, Boston Globe, NPR, Bustle, NYPL


The House of Broken Angels Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316154895
Availability: Available now
Published: Back Bay Books - March 5th, 2019

In this "raucous, moving, and necessary" story by a Pulitzer Prize finalist (San Francisco Chronicle), the De La Cruzes, a family on the Mexican-American border, celebrate two of their most beloved relatives during a joyous and bittersweet weekend.

"All we do, mija, is love. Love is the answer. Nothing stops it. Not borders. Not death."


Washington Black Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525563242
Availability: Available now
Published: Vintage - April 9th, 2019

One of the TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR New York Times Book Review

One of the Best Books of the Year


The Bluest Eye (Vintage International) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780307278449
Availability: Available now
Published: Vintage - May 8th, 2007

New York Times Bestseller


Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780553447453
Availability: Available now
Published: Broadway Books - February 28th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE • NAMED ONE OF TIME’S TEN BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE DECADE • One of the most acclaimed books of our time, this modern classic “has set a new standard for reporting on poverty” (Barbara Ehrenreich, The New York Times Book Review).


All My Puny Sorrows Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781940450711
Availability: Out of Print
Published: McSweeney's - July 28th, 2015

A New York Times 2015 Holiday Gift Guide selection.


The Widows of Malabar Hill (A Perveen Mistry Novel #1) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959760
Availability: Available now
Published: Soho Crime - November 20th, 2018

1920s India: Perveen Mistry, Bombay's only female lawyer, is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case takes a turn toward the murderous. The author of the Agatha and Macavity Award–winning Rei Shimura novels brings us an atmospheric new historical mystery with a captivating heroine.


Salt Houses Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328915856
Availability: Available now
Published: Mariner Books - June 5th, 2018

Winner of the Dayton Literary Peace Prize and the Arab American Book Award
 
Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR * Nylon * Kirkus Reviews * Bustle * BookPage
 
“Moving and beautifully written.” — Entertainment Weekly

On


Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307742483
Availability: Available now
Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   -  NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST 

A New York Times Notable Book


Winter Loon Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781503902978
Availability: Available now
Published: Little a - December 1st, 2018

Bel Canto Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060838720
Availability: Available now
Published: Harper Perennial - August 2nd, 2005

Now a major motion picture starring Julianne Moore and Ken Watanabe.

“Blissfully Romantic….A strange, terrific, spellcasting story.” — San Francisco Chronicle