Novel Ideas

Reading Group books are available from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO at a 20% discount.

Lunchtime reading group, featuring each month's book at 20% off. Novel Ideas meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at Left Bank Books, 399 N. Euclid, selecting and discussing books of contemporary literary fiction. Interested? New members are encouraged to read the book and show up.

2017 Titles

November 15th: God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

December 20th: Tuesday Nights in 1980 by Molly Prentiss

2018 Titles

January 24th, 2018: My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent

February 28th, 2018: The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood

March 28th, 2018: Mister Monkey by Francine Prose

April 25th, 2018: Lila by Marilynne Robinson

May 23rd, 2018: Fishbowl by Bradley Somer

June 27th, 2018: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

July 25th, 2018: The Nix by Nathan Hill

 

Past Reading: 2017201620152014

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Tuesday Nights in 1980 Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781501121050
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - May 2nd, 2017

December 2017 Novel Ideas reading group selection


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My Absolute Darling Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780735211179
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 29th, 2017

January 2018 Novel Ideas reading group selection


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The Book That Matters Most Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393354096
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 1st, 2017

February 2018 Novel Ideas reading group selection


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Mister Monkey Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062397843
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Published: Harper Perennial - October 17th, 2017

March 2018 Novel Ideas reading group selection


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Lila Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250074843
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador USA - October 6th, 2015

April 2018 Novel Ideas reading group selection


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Fishbowl Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250105882
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - November 1st, 2016

May 2018 Novel Ideas reading group selection


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Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781455563920
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 14th, 2017

June 2018 Novel Ideas reading group selection


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The Nix Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101970348
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

July 2018 Novel Ideas reading group selection