Book Club

Open Discussion Project: Citizen, An American Lyric

May's discussion title will be Citizen: An American Lyric, by Claudia Rankine.

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$20.00
ISBN: 9781555976903
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 7th, 2014

* Finalist for the National Book Award in Poetry *
* Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry * Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism * Winner of the NAACP Image Award * Winner of the L.A. Times Book Prize * Winner of the PEN Open Book Award *

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:


Open Discussion Project: Alienated America

April's discussion title will be Alienated America: Why Some Places Thrive While Others Collapse (in paperback, February 18th), by Timothy P Carney.

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$17.99
ISBN: 9780062797124
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 18th, 2020

Now a Washington Post bestseller.


Open Discussion Project: Talking to Strangers

March's discussion title will be Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know, by Malcolm Gladwell.

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$30.00
ISBN: 9780316478526
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 10th, 2019

A Best Book of the Year: The Financial Times, Bloomberg, Chicago Tribune, and Detroit Free Pres


Gibson's Book Club discusses Olive Kitteridge

Monday, February 3rd, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Gibson's Book Club discusses Olive Kitteridge, by Elizabeth Strout.

Our book club is free and open to the public, newcomers are encouraged! Join us for every month, or deal yourself in as the spirit moves you.

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780812971835
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 30th, 2008

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE • The beloved first novel featuring Olive Kitteridge, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Oprah’s Book Club pick Olive, Again
 
“Fiction lovers, remember this name: Olive Kitteridge. . . . You’ll never forget her.”—USA Today


Girl, Interrupted book discussion, with NHTI community reads

Gibson's Bookstore is partnering with NHTI for a community discussion of Girl, Interrupted, as part of NHTI's campus community read and discussion series! Join us for the evening to delve deeper into this fascinating memoir of mental illness and its treatment in the 1960s.

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$15.00
ISBN: 9780679746041
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Published: Vintage - April 19th, 1994

In 1967, after a session with a psychiatrist she'd never seen before, eighteen-year-old Susanna Kaysen was put in a taxi and sent to McLean Hospital.


Gibson's Book Club discusses The River

Monday, May 4th, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Gibson's Book Club discusses The River, by Peter Heller.

Our book club is free and open to the public, newcomers are encouraged! Join us for every month, or deal yourself in as the spirit moves you.

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$25.95
ISBN: 9780525521877
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Published: Knopf - March 5th, 2019

A Nominee for the 2020 Edgar Allan Poe Awards

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"A fiery tour de force… I could not put this book down. It truly was terrifying and unutterably beautiful." –Alison Borden, The Denver Post


Gibson's Book Club discusses The Pioneers

Monday, June 1st, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Gibson's Book Club discusses The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West, by David McCullough.

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$30.00
ISBN: 9781501168680
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 7th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Pulitzer Prize–winning historian David McCullough rediscovers an important and dramatic chapter in the American story—the settling of the Northwest Territory by dauntless pioneers who overcame incredible hardships to build a community based on ideals that would come to define our country.

As part of the Treaty of Paris, i


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