Washington University Libraries Spring Book Club Series


Join us as we explore both fiction and non-fiction titles, with selections focusing on history, medicine, travel, adventure, rare books, and literature. Book Clubs will begin with a showcase of collection materials related to the reading, followed by a discussion of the book.

Free and open to all!

Spring 2020 Book Club Selections:

Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine
Wednesday, January 15
4:00-5:30 p.m.
Washington University Danforth Campus
John M. Olin Library
Mendle Classroom

The Geography of Bliss: One Grump’s Search for the Happiest Places in the World by Eric Weiner
Wednesday, February 19
4:00-5:30 p.m.
Washington University Danforth Campus
John M. Olin Library
Newman Exploration Center

The Anatomist’s Apprentice by Tessa Harris
Wednesday, March 25
4:00-5:30 p.m.
Washington University Medical Campus
Becker Medical Library
King Center,7th Floor

Tips for Finding These Books

WashU Libraries Book Club titles will be on reserve and available for checkout at John M. Olin Library and can also be found at local libraries such as St. Louis Public LibrarySt. Louis County Library branches, and the University City Library. Book Club books can also be purchased at a discount at Left Bank Books in the Central West End, Subterranean Books in the Delmar Loop, and the Wash U Bookstore on the Danforth Campus. Washington University Faculty & Staff can save 20% off book club books by presenting their Wash U ID at the campus store.

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