Malaprop's Book Club

The Malaprop's Book Club, hosted by Jay Jacoby, explores a diverse selection of fiction and nonfiction books determined by member suggestion. They meet in the cafe the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.

The Inferno of Dante Cover Image
By Dante, Robert Pinsky (Translator), John Freccero (Foreword by)
$12.00
ISBN: 9780374524524
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - March 30th, 1996

The Inferno of Dante - April 2018 Selection


A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060736262
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - February 1st, 2005

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn - March 2018 Selection


My Name Is Red Cover Image
By Orhan Pamuk, Erdag Goknar (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780375706851
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - August 27th, 2002

My Name is Red - February 2018 Selection


The End of the Affair Cover Image
By Graham Greene, Michael Gorra (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780142437988
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - August 31st, 2004

The End of the Affair - January 2018 Selection


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Catch-22 Cover Image
By Joseph Heller, Christopher Buckley (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451626650
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - April 5th, 2011

Catch-22 - December 2017 Selection


Frankenstein Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780141439471
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - May 6th, 2003

Frankenstein - November 2017 Selection


Medea Cover Image
By Euripides, Robin Robertson (Translator)
$9.95
ISBN: 9781416592259
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Free Press - October 6th, 2009

Medea - October 2017 Selection


The Story of Edgar Sawtelle Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061374234
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco Press - September 8th, 2009

The Story of Edgar Sawtelle - September 2017 Selection


Tell the Wolves I'm Home Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780812982855
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Press - June 4th, 2013

Tell the Wolves I'm Home - August 2017 Selection


A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802137982
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - April 5th, 2001

Good Scent From a Strange Mountain - July 2017 Selection


Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780804170123
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 5th, 2015

Colorles Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage - June 2017 Selection


Ceremony Cover Image
By Leslie Marmon Silko, Larry McMurtry (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143104919
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - January 1st, 2007

Ceremony - May 2017 Selection


Circling the Sun Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780345534200
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ballantine Books - May 31st, 2016

Circling the Sun - April 2017 Selection


The Swerve: How the World Became Modern Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393343403
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 4th, 2012

The Swerve - March 2017 Selection


Flags in the Dust Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780307946768
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Published: Vintage Books - January 17th, 2012

Flags in the Dust - February 2017 Selection


Splitting an Order Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781556594700
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Copper Canyon Press - November 29th, 2016

Splitting an Order - January 2017 Selection


The Canterbury Tales Cover Image
By Geoffrey Chaucer, Nevill Coghill (Translator), Nevill Coghill (Introduction by)
$11.00
ISBN: 9780140424386
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - February 4th, 2003

The Canterbury Tales - December 2016 Selection


Jude the Obscure Cover Image
By Thomas Hardy, Rosellen Brown (Introduction by)
$12.00
ISBN: 9780375757419
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Modern Library - August 14th, 2001

Jude the Obscure - November 2016 Selection


A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush Cover Image
By Eric Newby (Editor), Evelyn Waugh (Foreword by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781741795288
Availability: Special Order - Unlikely to be Available
Published: Lonely Planet - July 1st, 2008

A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush - October 2016 Selection


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Oryx and Crake Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385721677
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor Books - March 30th, 2004

Oryx and Crake - September 2016 Selection


The Fifth Woman Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781400031542
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - April 13th, 2004

The Fifth Woman - August 2016 Selection


The Elephant's Journey Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780547574110
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - May 11th, 2011

The Elephant's Journey - July 2016 Selection


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The Cellist of Sarajevo Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594483653
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - March 31st, 2009

The Cellist of Sarajevo - June 2016 Selection


Behind the Beautiful Forevers Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812979329
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Trade - April 8th, 2014

Behind the Beautiful Forevers - May 2016 Selection


What Work Is: Poems Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780679740582
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - April 21st, 1992

What Work is - April 2016 Selection


Ironweed Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780140070200
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - February 7th, 1984

Ironweed - March 2016 Selection


Anna Karenina (Oprah #5): (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Leo Tolstoy, Richard Pevear (Translator), Larissa Volokhonsky (Translator)
$19.00
ISBN: 9780143035008
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - May 31st, 2004

January 2016 Selection


The Pleasure Was Mine Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780312339333
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Griffin - February 21st, 2006

December 2016 Selection


Beowulf: A New Verse Translation Cover Image
By Seamus Heaney (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393320978
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 17th, 2001

November 2015 Selection (Book 1 of 2)


Grendel Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780679723110
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - May 9th, 1989

November 2015 Selection (Book 2 of 2)


State of Wonder Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062049810
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - May 8th, 2012

October 2015 Selection


Euphoria Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802123701
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - April 14th, 2015

September 2015 Selection


The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143125471
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2014

August 2015 Selection


Redeployment Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143126829
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - February 24th, 2015

July 2015 Selection


The House of the Seven Gables Cover Image
By Nathaniel Hawthorne, Milton R. Stern (Introduction by)
$11.00
ISBN: 9780140390056
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - August 27th, 1981

June 2015 Selection


Old Filth Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781933372136
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Europa Editions - June 1st, 2006

May 2015 Selection


Aimless Love: New and Selected Poems Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812982671
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Trade - October 21st, 2014

April 2015 Selection


One Hundred Years of Solitude Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780061120091
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - May 30th, 2006

March 2015 Selection


Moll Flanders Cover Image
By Daniel Defoe, Virginia Woolf (Introduction by)
$14.00
ISBN: 9780375760105
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Modern Library - June 11th, 2002

February 2015 Selection


The Bartender's Tale Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594631481
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - August 6th, 2013

January 2015 Selection


Travels with Epicurus: A Journey to a Greek Island in Search of a Fulfilled Life Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780143126621
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - October 28th, 2014

December 2014 Selection


Driftless Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571310682
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Milkweed Editions - May 5th, 2009

November 2014 Selection


Winesburg, Ohio Cover Image
By Sherwood Anderson, Malcolm Cowley (Introduction by)
$10.00
ISBN: 9780140186550
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - September 1st, 1992

October 2014 Selection


Beloved Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400033416
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

September 2014 Selection