Conversation Starters: 7 Best Books for a Great Book Club Discussion

Photo by: Kristen Howerton
A Confederacy of Dunces
This class tale of a blundering narcissist is hilarious, but the themes of underlying isolation are just as relevant in the internet age as they were ... more 
Photo by: Kristen Howerton
A Confederacy of Dunces
This class tale of a blundering narcissist is hilarious, but the themes of underlying isolation are just as relevant in the internet age as they were when it was written.
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Wed, Mar 13, 2013 2:08 PM EDT
I've been in the same book club for nearly ten years now. It's a pretty diverse group of women, but we have one thing in common: we love to read. One Sunday a month we gather at the host's house and discuss the themes, character, and merits of a different book. But after the discussion is over, we spend almost as much time choosing our next book. We come armed with literary magazines, Amazon links, recommendations from friends, and usually have about 10-12 books in consideration at any meeting. It's a fun way to learn about new books, and I've pulled together a few of my favorites. Click through for the 7 best books for a great book club discussion! -By Kristen Howerton



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