Book Club in a Bag Voting

Book Club in a Bag

2021 Voting

To cast your vote for our 2020 Book Club in a Bag additions, fill out the online ballot below. You may vote for up to 10 titles in any combination of fiction or nonfiction. For information about each title, first download the printable ballot (PDF). Voting is open to IFPL patrons only.

Online Ballot

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Nonfiction Titles

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes, by Caitlyn DoughtyZlata's Diary: A Child's Life in Wartime Sarajevo, by Zlata FilipovicThe Obesity Code: Unlocking the Secrets of Weight Loss, by Jason FungGeisha, A Life, by Mineko IwasakiSilent Souls Weeping: Depression-Sharing Stories, Finding Hope, by Jane Clayson JohnsonMarch Book 1, by John LewisH is for Hawk, by Helen MacdonaldYoung Men and Fire, by Norman MacleanDevotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice, by Adam MakosA Higher Call: An Incredibly True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II, by Adam MakosAngela's Ashes, by Frank McCourtThe American Spirit, by David McCulloughDestiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President, by Candice MillardThe Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women, by Kate MooreBorn a Crime, by Trevor NoahAn Invisible Thread, by Laura SchroffJust Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, by Bryan Stevenson

Fiction Titles

The Goblin Emperor, by Katherine AddisonAnd Only to Deceive, by Tasha AlexanderLovely War, by Julie BerryThe Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963, by Christopher Paul CurtisThe Persian Pickle Club, by Sandra DallasThe Language of Flowers, by Vanessa DiffenbaughIt All Comes Back to You, by Beth DukeMe & Emma, by Elizabeth FlockMemoirs of a Geisha, by Arthur GoldenThe Ten Thousand Doors of January, by Alix E. HarrowMagpie Murders, by Anthony HorowitzA Thousand Splendid Suns, by Khaled HosseiniThe Map of Salt and Stars, by Zeyn JoukhadarThe Stationery Shop, by Marjan KamaliLilac Girls, by Martha Hall KellyThe Silent Patient, by Alex MichaelidesBig Little Lies, by Liane MoriartyTouch, by Claire NorthSpinning Silver, by Naomi NovikSmall Great Things, by Jodi PicoultThe Book Woman of Troublesome Creek, by Kim Michele RichardsonSkyward, by Brandon SandersonThe Deep, by Rivers SolomonOnce Upon a River, by Diane SetterfieldThe Thirteenth Tale, by Diane SetterfieldThe Fountains of Silence, by Ruta SepetysHeartless, by Anne Elisabeth StenglA Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor TowlesThe Martian, by Andy WeirThe Underground Railroad, by Colson WhiteheadStealing Home, by Sherryl Woods

Please verify that you have selected only 10 or fewer titles from the lists above, then click the button below to send your ballot to the library.


Frequently Asked Questions

Where did these nominations come from?
Book clubs, library patrons, and library staff nominated the titles on the ballot.

When will the results of the voting be available?
The new sets will be announced in mid-December.

When will the new sets be available?
The new sets will be ready for checkout by January 15, 2021.

Are these nominated titles clean?
There are resources available to help you determine if a title is right for your book club. A list of these resources are available at our third-floor desk.


For more information about Book Club in a Bag, visit this information webpage or call 208-612-8460.