Best Lit Book Club


We're the -est of all the superlative literary book clubs at A Cappella. Our group reads and discusses contemporary literary fiction and selections by women writers and writers of color.

The Best Lit Book Club meets meets online via the Zoom platform on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.

Unfortunately, this book club is full and not accepting new members. Please select another book club or email to put your name on a waiting list.

Book Club Liaison: Samantha Allen

September Selection

Annie and the Wolves by Andromeda Romano-Lax

Previous Selections

Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

Of Women and Salt by Gabriela Garcia

We Run the Tides by Vida Vendela

Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters

The Mercies by Kirian Hargrave

Like a Bird by Fariha Róisín

Monogamy by Sue Miller

White Ivy by Susie Yang

The Great Offshore Grounds by Vanessa Veselka

Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi

The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante

Sabrina & Corina by Kali Fajardo-Anstine

Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld

Writers & Lovers by Lily King

Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips

The Children's Crusade by Ann Packer

Weather by Jenny Offill

Everything Under by Daisy Johnson

Asymmetry by Lisa Halliday

Black Light: Stories by Kimberly King Parsons

Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett

Fleishman is in Trouble by Taffy Acker-Brodessner

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi 

The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

Washington Black by Esi Edugyan

Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado

A Place for Us by Fatima Mirza

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murat

Marlena by Julie Buntin