Book Club


THERESA BOOK CLUB


July 11, 2019
The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
August 8, 2019
Gardens of Water by Alan Drew
September 12, 2019
The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths
October 10, 2019
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
November 14, 2019
Before She Knew Him by Peter Swanson
December 12, 2019
There’s a Word for That by Sloane Tanen
January 9, 2020
Save Me From Dangerous Men by S.A. Lelchuk

New members are always welcome!  We meet the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:00 pm. You may request a copy of the books by using the online catalog on our website or by contacting the  Library at 920-488-2342.

Theresa Book Club Asks: How far would you go to save a life?
To save your own? The following are the book club’s suggested
adrenaline-fueled reads for summer.
The Marsh King’s Daughter by Karen Dionne
No Exit by Taylor Adams
Panic by Jeff Abbott
Intensity by Dean Koontz
Velocity by Dean Koontz
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
The Current by Tim Johnston
Dead Man Running by Steve Hamilton
Burning Bright by Nick Petrie
Two Girls Down by Lisa Luna
Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips
Those Who Wish Me Dead by Michael Koryta
Seven Days by Deon Meyer
The Fireman by Joe Hill
NOS4A2 by Joe Hill

Need a Good Laugh? Theresa Public Library’s Book Club
Share Some of Their Favorite Humorous Books:
Truth in Advertising by John Kenney

One Last Thing Before I Go by Jonathan Tropper
Joe College by Tom Perotta
Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan
Mermaids in Paradise by Lydia Millet
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
French Exit by Patrick DeWitt
How Hard Can It Be? by Allison Pearson
Stuck in Manistique by Dennis Cuesta
This Could Hurt by Jillian Medoff
Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple
A Walk In the Woods by Bill Bryson
Letters From a Nut by Ted L. Nancy
Bossy Pants by Tina Fey
The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
Romantic Comedy
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion

My Not So Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella
The Portable Veblen by Elizabeth McKenzie
US by David Nicholls
Now That You Mention It by Kristan Higgins
Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick
Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen
Crime Novels – peppered with the right touch of humor!
Gutshot Straight by Lou Berney

Righteous by Joe Ide
Mr. Lucky by James Swain
No Sunscreen for the Dead by Tim Dorsey
Lucky You by Carl Hiassen
The Dinner by Herman Koch
Bad News by Donald Westlake
One for the Money by Janet Evanovich

Theresa Public Library Book Club List of Best Books of 2018
Popular Fiction
Beneath the Mountain by Luca D’Andrea

The Drama Teacher by Karen Zailckas
Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott
Tangerine by Christine Mangan
Transcription by Kate Atkinson
Alternate Side by Anna Quindlan
The Book of M by Peng Sheperd
The Shadows We Hide by Allen Eskens
Ghosted by Rosie Walsh
Us Against You by Fredrick Backman
Thriller/Crime Fiction
November Road by Lou Berney

Wrecked by Joe Ide
Exit Strategy by Steve Hamilton
American By Day by Derek B Miller
The Hush by John Hart
How It Happened by Michael Koryta
Nine Perfect Strangers by Lianne Moriarty
Sirens by Joseph Know
The Man Who Came Uptown by George Pelecanos
Down the River and Unto the Sea by Walter Mosely
Mystery Fiction
The Woman in the Window by AJ Finn

If You Knew Her by Emily Elgar
Force of Nature by Jane Harper
The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey
The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware
Crimson Lake by Candice Fox
Still Lives by Maria Hummel
Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney
Two Girls Down by Lisa Luna
Lethal White by Robert Galbraith
Let Me Lie by Claire Mackintosh
Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell
The Witch Elm by Tana French
An Unwelcome Guest by Shari Lapena
The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager
All the Beautiful Lies by Peter Swanson
If I Die Tonight by Alison Gaylin
A Map of the Dark by Karen Ellis
The Wife by Alafair Burke
The Girl Before by JP Delaney