Bookish Sort Book Club News

The Bookish Sort Book Club will meet on Thursday, March 1, at 5:30 PM at the Hawthorne Branch Library to discuss A Man Called Ove:A Novel  by Fredrick Backman. 

Our upcoming selections are as follows:


Mar 1          A Man Called Ove:A Novel     by Fredrick Backman           Pat 

Apr 5          H is for Hawk                           by Helen MacDonald           Joyce 

May 3         Our Souls at Night                   by Kent Haruf                      Ginger

If you would like to try some new title ideas you might want to try browsing NoveList, an eSource offered by the library. Go to ACLD's research page and select eSources then select Novelist. Log in using your library card number and PIN (4 digit birth year).

Appeal helps us determine why enjoy enjoy a book and whether a particular book will fit our style. Use the Novelist Appeal Mixer to create any combination of Appeal terms to find the perfect book. Access the Appeal Mixer from the Novelist homepage using the link under “I’m in the mood for book that are…” or by clicking the “Appeal” link under the Browse By drop-down in the top toolbar.

Using NoveList's new list, Book Club Best Bets under the Recommended Reads tab, you can find aid in selecting titles for groups.  There are Book Discussion Guides found under Quick Links inside NoveList. They also offer great book club resources for Connecting to Readers Through Book Clubs