Books We’re Considering


Back When We Were Grownups, by Anne Tyler

Broken for You, by Stephanie Kallos

Forget Me Not Blue, by Sharelle Moranville

Horse, by Geraldine Brooks

Lockdown, by Laurie R. King

Love in the Time of Cholera, by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Middlesex, by Jeffrey Eugenides

Our Missing Hearts, by Celeste Ng

She Walks These Hills, Sharon McCrumb

Skinny Dip, by Carl Hiassen

The Dictionary of Lost Words, by Pip Williams

When I’m Gone, Look for Me in the East, by Quan Barry


Dinners with Ruth, by Nina Totenberg

Lessons from the Edge: A Memoir, by Marie Yovanovitch

Stolen Focus: Why You Can’t Pay Attention — and How to Think Deeply Again, by Johann Hari

Available Book Club Sets:

Des Moines Public Library

West Des Moines Public Library