We asked you to vote for what we’d be reading for our monthly Book Club in 2017, and the results are in!
The winners of the twelve categories are:
Pre-War 20th Century Novel – The Code of the Woosters by P.G. Wodehouse
American Novel – Beloved by Toni Morrison
Books You Pretend You’ve Read – On The Road by Jack Kerouac
19th Century Novel– Emma by Jane Austen
Graphic Novel – The Night Bookmobile by Audrey Niffenegger
Translation – Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
(Auto)Biography – I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
Booker Prize Winner – Offshore by Penelope Fitzgerald
21st Century Novel – Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Post War 20th Century Novel – The Spy Who Came In From The Cold by John Le Carre
2016 Books – Autumn by Ali Smith
Fantasy/Sci-Fi – Nights At The Circus by Angela Carter
We can’t wait to dive into all these great books, and for the inevitably healthy discussions that will follow…
The Book Club takes place on the third Wednesday of the month, with the exception of December (2nd Wednesday).
From January – April, the Book Club will continue at Cross Keys Pub, Lower Bridge Street.
From May onwards, it will take place in Storyhouse.