A Likely Story Book Clubs

Book Clubs & Sets | Masterton District Library

A Likely Story facilitates two Book Clubs. 
They meet the second Tuesday of every month at 11am and
the last Tuesday of every month at 7pm .
All are welcome and there is no registration.
Our Morning Book Club meets across the street in the backroom of E.W. Beck's.
Our Evening Book Club meets in the store.
Go to the Morning or Evening book club page for current books.
Email or Call for more information.
Books Our Book Clubs Are Reading In 2024
Off With Her Head - Eleanor Herman
Tree Thieves - Lyndsie Bourgan
The Attic Child - Lola Joyce
The Golem of Brooklyn - Adam Manscach
Rebecca, Not Becky - Christine Platt & Catherine Wigginton Greene
In The Upper Country - Kai Thomas
The Bandit Queens - Parini Shroff
The Girls in the Stilt House - Kelly Mustian
Signal Fires - Dani Shapiro
All That Is Mine I Carry With Me - William Landay
The Wishing Game - Meg Shaffer
Letter To The Luminous Deep - Sylvie Cathrall
The Ferryman - Justin Cronin
The Incorrigibles - Meredith Jaeger
Books Our Book Clubs Are Reading In 2023
The Perfect Daughter - DJ Palmer
The Ways We Hide - Kristina McMorris
Secret keeper of Jaipur - Alka Joshi
Beasts of Little Land - Juhea Kim
The Lipstick Bureau - Michelle Gable
Tell Me An Ending - Jo Harkin
The Maid - Nina Prose
Owner Of A Lonely Heart - Eva Carter
The Woman With The Cure - Lynn Cullen
The Cartographers - Peng Shepherd
Jane & Edward: A Modern ReImagining of Jane Eyre - Melodie Edwards
Tobacco Wives - Adele Myers
Woman of Light - Kali Fajardo-Anstine
Invisible Life of Addie LaRue - VE Schwab
Take My Hand - Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Darling Girl: A Novel of Peter Pan - Liz Michalski
Dele Weds Destiny - Tomi Obara
Counterfeit - Kristin Chen
The Catch - Allison Fairbrother
One of the Boys - Jayne Cowie
The Keeper of Hidden Books - Madeline Martin
When We Were Sisters - Fatima Asghar
Home For Christmas - Miriam LeBlanc

Books Read By Our Book Clubs in 2022

Perestroika in Paris - Jane Smiley
Infinite Country - Patricia Engle
The Last Flight - Julie Clark
The Searcher - Tana French
Remember Me - Mario Escobar
The Tannery - Michael Almond
The Book of Dreams - Nina George
The Paris Library - Janet Skeslien
What's Mine And Yours - Naima Coster
Raft of Stars - Andrew J. Graff
Vera - Carol Edgarian
The Lost Apothecary - Sarah Penner
Great Circle - Maggie Shipstead
What Come After - JoAnne Tompkins
Faye, Faraway - Helen Fisher
Home Fire - Kamila Shamie
Damnation Spring - Davidson Ash
Island Queen - Vanessa Riley
All's Well - Mona Awad
Better To Have Gone - Akash Kapur
The Thread Collectors - Shauna Edwards
The Lost Girls of Willowbrook - Ellen Marie Wiseman
The Memoirs of Stockholm Sven - Nathaniel Miller


Books Read By Our Book Clubs in 2021

Down From the Mountain - Bryce Andrews
This Tender Land - William Kent Krueger
The Artic Fury - Greer Macallister
The Soul of an Octopus - Sy Montgomery
The Gown - Jennifer Robson
The Water Dancer - Ta-Nehisi Coates
Ladies of the House - Lauren Edmondson
When the Apricots Bloom - Gina Wilkinson
The Secret Lives of Baba Segi's Wives - Lola Shoneyin
In Fve Years - Rebecca Serle
Half Life - Jillian Cantor
The Henna Artist - Alka Joshi
All Adults Here - Emma Straub
Such A Fun Age - Kiley Reid
Black Sun - Rebecca Roanhorse
Hamnet - Maggie O'Farrell
Notes From The Burning Age - Claire North
The Cold Vanish - Jon Billman
The Lost Souls At The Neptune Inn - Betsy Carter
How Much Of These Hills is Gold - C. Pam Zhang
Landline - Rainbow Rowell

Books Read By Our Book Clubs In 2020

Mr. Dickens and His Carol - Samantha Silva
The Island of Sea Women - Lisa See
The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle - Stuart Turton
When We Were Vikings - Andrew David MacDonald 
A Bookshop in Berlin - Francoise Frekel
The Sweetest Fruits - Monique Truong
The Trial and Execution of the Traitor George Washington - Charles Rosenberg
We Are All Good People Here - Susan Rebecca White
The Trial of Lizzie Borden - Cara Robertson
The Ash Family - Molly Dektar
A Boy & His Dog at the End of the World - C.A. Fletcher
The Stationary Shop - Marjan Kamali
Mercy House - Alena Dillon
Barracoon - Zora Neale Hurston
The Last Romantics - Tara Conklin
The Night Tiger - Yangsze Choo
Family Trust - Kathy Wang
Invisible As Air - Zoe Fishman
Unsheltered - Barbar Kingsolver
The Library Book - Susan Orlean


Books Read By Our Book Clubs In 2019

Tattooist of Auschwitz - Heather Morris
Sold On A Monday - Kristina McMorris
The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley - Hannah Tinti
Heresy - Melissa Lenhardt
You Can't Touch My Hair - Phoebe Robinson
Boy Erased: A Memoir of Identity, Faith and Family - Garrard Conley
White Houses - Amy Bloom
Immortalist - Chloe Benjamin
The Map of Salt and Stars Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar
Asymmetry - Lisa Halliday
The Dream Peddler - Martine Fourniet Watson
A Place For Us - Fatima Farheen Mirza
The Spring Girls - Anna Todd
Washington Black - Esi Edugyan
The Emperor of Shoes - Spencer Wise
The Mars Room - Rachel Kushner
Warlight - Michael Ondaatje
The Secret Between Us - Thrity Umrigar
The Family Tabor - Cherise Wolas
The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein - Kiersten White
Frankenstein - Mary Shelley
The Here & Then & Now - Mike Chen
Because You're Mine - Rea Frey
The Starlet and the Spy - Jin Min Lee

Books Read By Our Book Clubs In 2018

Book of Unknown Americans - Christina Henriquez
The Mothers - Britt Bennett
Human Acts - Han Kang
I Will Send Rain - Rae Meadows
Ginny Moon - Benjamin Ludwig
Run, Hide, Repeat - Pauline Dakin
Pachinko - Min Jin Lee
Scribe of Siena Melodie Winawer
No One Is Coming To Save Us read in pairing with The Great Gatsby
Stephanie Powell Watts / F. Scott Fitzgerald
By The Book read in pairing with Persuasion
Julia Sonneborn / Jane Austin
The Atomic City Girls Janet Beard
The Light We Lost Jill Santopolo
Hum If You Don't Know The Words - Bianca Marais
Killers Of The Flower MoonDavid Grann
The Home For Unwanted GirlsJoanna Goodman
 The Essex SerpentSarah Perry
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine Gail Honeyman
It Happens All The TimeAmy Hatvany
Traveling With Ghosts - Shannon Leone Fowler
I Found You - Lisa Jewell
The Unmade WorldSteve Yarbrough
Dr. Mutter's Marvels Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
The Magician's Lie - Greer Macallister