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. Please scroll down to the current month and year to see what the club is reading now. 

The Reader: A novel (Vintage International) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780375707971
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Published: Vintage - March 7th, 1999

The Reader - June 2019 Selection


Pale Fire (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679723424
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Published: Vintage - April 23rd, 1989

Pale Fire - July 2019 Selection


Another Country (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780679744719
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Published: Vintage - December 1992

Another Country - August 2019 Selection


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Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812985405
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 6th, 2018

Lincoln in the Bardo - September 2019 Selection


Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501126079
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Published: Scribner - May 8th, 2018

Sing, Unburied, Sing - October 2019 Selection


Sailing Alone around the World Cover Image
By Joshua Slocum, Thomas Philbrick (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780140437362
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Published: Penguin Classics - June 1999

Sailing Alone around the World - May 2019 Selection


The Taming of the Shrew (Folger Shakespeare Library) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780743477574
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 2004

The Taming of the Shrew - April 2019 Selection (with Vinegar Girl)


Vinegar Girl: William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew Retold: A Novel (Hogarth Shakespeare) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780804141284
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Published: Hogarth - March 28th, 2017

Vinegar Girl - April 2019 Selection (with The Taming of the Shrew)


The Oresteia of Aeschylus: A New Translation by Ted Hughes Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780374527051
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 4th, 2000

The Oresteia of Aeschylus - March 2019 Selection


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Improvement Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640091139
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - August 21st, 2018

Improvement - February 2019 Selection


White Teeth: A Novel (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780375703867
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Published: Vintage - June 12th, 2001

White Teeth - January 2019 Selection


WAR Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780446556224
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Published: Twelve - May 17th, 2011

War - December 2018 Selection


Homegoing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101971062
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Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

Homegoing - November 2018 Selection


The Sympathizer: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802124944
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Published: Grove Press - April 12th, 2016

The Sympathizer - October 2018 Selection


The Selected Poems of Donald Hall Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328745606
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Published: Mariner Books - November 7th, 2017

The Selected Poems of Donald Hall - September 2018 Selection


Manhattan Beach: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476716749
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Published: Scribner - June 5th, 2018

Manhattan Beach - August 2018 Selection


The Aleph and Other Stories Cover Image
By Jorge Luis Borges, Andrew Hurley (Introduction by), Andrew Hurley (Notes by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780142437889
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Published: Penguin Classics - July 27th, 2004

The Aleph and Other Stories - July 2018 Selection - Meets July 11


Under the Udala Trees Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780544811799
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Published: Mariner Books - September 20th, 2016

Under the Udala Trees - June 2018 Selection