Winter is here to the disappointment of some, but for us book lovers it means cozy fireplace reading and hot cocoa to accompany our book club discussions. While you take a break from your meet-ups this holiday season, we recommend looking into these book club picks for the winter ahead! We promise you, there will be plenty of hot-button talking points to keep you warm.
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In this novel, biographer Margaret Lea is approached by a well-loved but gravely ill author with a surprising request: she wants Margaret to capture her life story before it’s too late. Although Margaret has never read the author’s work, she’s intrigued, and soon gets immersed in her strange and troubling history. Now both women will have to confront their pasts—and grapple with the ghosts that still haunt them.
Read the full review of THE FISHERMEN.
When their strict father has to travel for work, four brothers skip school and go fishing. At the ominous nearby river, they meet a dangerous local madman who persuades the oldest of the boys that he is destined to be killed by one of his siblings. THE FISHERMEN is the Cain and Abel-esque story of an unforgettable childhood in 1990s Nigeria.