Grafting the Grape Reading Group

Missouri Botanical Garden and St. Louis Public Library team up with books available for purchase from Left Bank Books for a reading group as part of the Missouri Botanical Garden's Grafting the Grape: American Grapevine Rootstock in Missouri and the World exhibit. 

Reading group books will be discounted at 20% off the month before and the month of the discussion. Registration is free. Sign up for the group at on the Events Calendar.

The Wild Vine: A Forgotten Grape and the Untold Story of American Wine By Todd Kliman Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307409379
Availability: Special Order
Published: Crown - May 3rd, 2011

The Botanist and the Vintner: How Wine Was Saved for the World By Christy Campbell Cover Image
ISBN: 9781565125285
Availability: Ships quickly (1-7 days)
Published: Algonquin Books - March 24th, 2006

Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition By Daniel Okrent Cover Image
ISBN: 9780743277044
Availability: Ships quickly (1-7 days)
Published: Scribner - May 31st, 2011

Humane Society of Missouri's Women's Leadership Council Book Club

The Humane Society of Missouri has a great group of professional women who come together in a group called the ‘Women’s Leadership Council’.  This group of female moves and shakers from the St.

The Mother-in-Law: A Novel By Sally Hepworth Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250120939
Availability: Ships quickly (1-7 days)
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - March 10th, 2020

Well Read Native

This is a public reading group meeting virtually. You can register to join here:

Books will be discounted the month before and the month of the reading group at 20% off.


2021 Titles

March 2021: Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice

April 2021: There There by Tommy Orange

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Where the Dead Sit Talking By Brandon Hobson Cover Image
ISBN: 9781641290173
Availability: Ships quickly (1-7 days)
Published: Soho Press - June 4th, 2019