QRB Book Club

Quail Ridge Books Book Club meets the last Sunday of the month at 4:30 pm to discuss a current popular work of fiction or nonfiction. New members are always welcome. 

November - no meeting

December 3 @ 4:30 - The Christmas Letters by Lee Smith (special date; holiday party)

January 28 – Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson    

February 25 – Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen    

March 25 - A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman    

April 29 – The Blood of Emmett Till by Tim Tyson

The Christmas Letters Cover Image
ISBN: 9781565123762
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Published: Algonquin Books - August 19th, 2002

In The Christmas Letters, three generations of women reveal their stories of love and marriage in the letters they write to family and friends during the holidays. It's a down-home Christmas story about tradition, family, and the shared experiences of women.

Here, in a letter of her own, Lee Smith explains how she was inspired to write this celebrated epistolary novel:

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812984965
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - August 18th, 2015

#1 New York Times Bestseller - Named one of the Best Books of the Year by The New York Times - The Washington Post - The Boston Globe - The Seattle Times - Esquire - Time

Miller's Valley Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812985900
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Published: Random House Trade - June 6th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - In a small town on the verge of big change, a young woman unearths deep secrets about her family and unexpected truths about herself. Filled with insights that are the hallmark of Anna Quindlen's bestsellers, Miller's Valley is an emotionally powerful story about a family you will never forget.

A Man Called Ove Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476738024
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Published: Washington Square Press - May 5th, 2015

Read the New York Times bestseller that has taken the world by storm

The Blood of Emmett Till Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476714851
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Published: Simon & Schuster - December 5th, 2017

This extraordinary New York Times bestseller reexamines a pivotal event of the civil rights movement--the 1955 lynching of Emmett Till--"and demands that we do the one vital thing we aren't often enough asked to do with history: learn from it" (The Atlantic).