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ABOUT ENGLISH BOOK CLUB
The English Book Club collection consists of over 4500 English language books, mostly general fiction with a sprinkling of nonfiction and childrens books. New books are purchased regularly and the books are shelved in our club room in Bldg 564 which is accessible to members at all times with a special key. Books can be borrowed at any time, members are allowed to borrow as many books as they like - we only ask that the other members rights to access to the books are respected by taking only two new books at a time and returning them within three weeks! To become a member, please see our membership page.

English Book Club

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2019-12-06
17:06
Cover not available Quichotte / Rushdie, Salman
Inspired by the Cervantes classic, Sam DuChamp, mediocre writer of spy thrillers, creates Quichotte, a courtly, addled salesman obsessed with television who falls in impossible love with a TV star [...]
London : Jonathan Cape, 2019. - 390 p.

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2019-12-06
16:59
Cover not available The girl who lived twice / Lagercrantz, David
Lisbeth Salander--the fierce, unstoppable girl with the dragon tattoo--has disappeared [...]
London : Maclehose press, 2019. - 357 p.


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2019-12-06
16:45
Cover not available An orchestra of minorities / Obioma, Chigozie
Set on the outskirts of Umuahia, Nigeria and narrated by a chi, or guardian spirit, AN ORCHESTRA OF MINORITIES tells the story of Chinonso, a young poultry farmer whose soul is ignited when he sees a woman attempting to jump from a highway bridge [...]
London : Abacus, 2019. - 512 p.


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2019-12-06
16:36
Cover not available The underground railroad / Whitehead, Colson
Cora is a young slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia [...]
London : Fleet, 2016. - 366 p.

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2019-12-06
16:13
Cover not available The president is missing / Clinton, Bill; Patterson, James
The President Is Missing confronts a threat so huge that it jeopardizes not just Pennsylvania Avenue and Wall Street, but all of America [...]
London : Arrow books, 2018. - 513 p.

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2019-12-06
15:56
Cover not available Something to tell you / Edwards, David
Something to Tell You follows the two families of Bert Leinster and his best friend Sam Murray, as the earth comes under bombardment by a Higgs Boson particle storm [...]
Leicester : Matador, 2019. - 346 p.

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2019-12-04
12:21
Cover not available The bedwetter : stories of courage, redemption and pee / Silverman, Sarah
Sarah Silverman's father taught her to curse-at the age of three [...]
London : Faber and Faber, 2010. - 240 p.

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2019-12-04
12:08
Cover not available Man's search for meaning / Frankl, Viktor E.
Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival [...]
London : Rider Books, 2008. - 154 p.

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2019-12-04
11:49
Cover not available The haunting of hill house / Jackson, Shirley
First published in 1959, Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House has been hailed as a perfect work of unnerving terror [...]
London : Penguin Books, 2018. - 246 p.

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2019-12-04
10:52
Cover not available Long way down / Reynolds, Jason
AND THEN THERE WERE SHOTS Everybody ran, ducked, hid, tucked themselves tight [...]
New York : Atheneum, 2017. - 306 p.

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