Betty's Lunchtime Book Group - "I Have Some Questions For You"

Event date: 
05/21/2024 - 12:00pm

Come to Wellesley Books’ lunchtime book group. Betty Sudarsky, unparalleled bookseller and experienced book club leader, chooses each book carefully and leads the discussion. Bring your own lunch if you like; Betty supplies snacks, drinks, and insight. No need to sign up as drop-ins are welcome. See the list of previous Lunchtime Book Group picks below.

We have resumed in-person book club meetings with a concurrent Zoom option.

The selection for our May 2024 meeting is I Have Some Questions For You by Rebecca Makkai.

For a complete list of past reads, click here.

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I Have Some Questions for You: A Novel By Rebecca Makkai Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780593490167
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Penguin Books - February 20th, 2024

Trespasses: A Novel By Louise Kennedy Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593540909
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Riverhead Books - October 31st, 2023

The Daughters Of Yalta: The Churchills, Roosevelts, and Harrimans: A Story of Love and War By Catherine Grace Katz Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780358627944
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Mariner Books - October 19th, 2021

Demon Copperhead: A Pulitzer Prize Winner By Barbara Kingsolver Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780063251922
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Harper - October 18th, 2022

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Our Missing Hearts: Reese's Book Club (A Novel) By Celeste Ng Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593492666
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Penguin Books - August 22nd, 2023

Properties of Thirst By Marianne Wiggins Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781416571278
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 30th, 2023

The Hours: A Novel (Picador Modern Classics #1) By Michael Cunningham Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780312243029
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Picador - January 15th, 2000

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True Biz: A Novel By Sara Novic Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593241523
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 28th, 2023

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Groundskeeping: A Read with Jenna Pick By Lee Cole Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593314784
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - February 14th, 2023

The Violin Conspiracy: A Novel (Good Morning America Book Club) By Brendan Slocumb Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593315422
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - December 6th, 2022

These Precious Days: Essays By Ann Patchett Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780063092792
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Harper Perennial - November 1st, 2022

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Intimacies: A Novel By Katie Kitamura Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399576171
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Riverhead Books - July 19th, 2022

Horse: A Novel By Geraldine Brooks Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399562969
Availability: Usually ships to store in 4-6 days.
Published: Viking - June 14th, 2022

Great Circle: A Novel (Man Booker Prize Finalist) By Maggie Shipstead Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781984897701
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - April 5th, 2022

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We Begin at the End By Chris Whitaker Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250759689
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Holt Paperbacks - April 12th, 2022

The Boy in the Field: A Novel By Margot Livesey Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062946409
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Harper Perennial - July 27th, 2021

Behold the Dreamers: A Novel By Imbolo Mbue Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525509714
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 26th, 2017

The Shell Collector: Stories By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781439190050
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Scribner - January 4th, 2011

Memorial: A GMA Book Club Pick (A Novel) By Bryan Washington Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593087282
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Riverhead Books - October 26th, 2021

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What Could Be Saved: A Novel By Liese O'Halloran Schwarz Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982150624
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Atria Books - August 31st, 2021

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A Burning: A Read with Jenna Pick By Megha Majumdar Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593081259
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - June 29th, 2021

Agent Sonya: The Spy Next Door By Ben Macintyre Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593136324
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Crown - July 27th, 2021

The Death of Vivek Oji: A Novel By Akwaeke Emezi Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525541622
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Riverhead Books - May 25th, 2021

The Sun Also Rises: The Hemingway Library Edition By Ernest Hemingway Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501121968
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Scribner - February 16th, 2016

Writers & Lovers By Lily King Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780802148544
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Grove Press - February 16th, 2021

White Ghost Girls By Alice Greenway Cover Image
$13.00
ISBN: 9780802170187
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - January 5th, 2006

My Antonia: Introduction by Jane Smiley (Vintage Classics) By Willa Cather Cover Image
$11.00
ISBN: 9780525562863
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - March 6th, 2018

Shuggie Bain: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) By Douglas Stuart Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802148506
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Grove Press - October 13th, 2020

Alias Grace: A Novel By Margaret Atwood Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780385490443
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - October 13th, 1997

This Tender Land: A Novel By William Kent Krueger Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476749303
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Atria Books - May 26th, 2020

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Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love By Dani Shapiro Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525434030
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Anchor - January 28th, 2020

Everything Under: A Novel By Daisy Johnson Cover Image
$16.00
This title is currently unavailable to order. Please check back, as stock may become available in the future.
ISBN: 9781555978266
Published: Graywolf Press - October 23rd, 2018

American Spy: A Novel By Lauren Wilkinson Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812988284
Availability: Usually ships to store in 4-6 days.
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 17th, 2020

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Disappearing Earth By Julia Phillips Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525436225
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - April 7th, 2020

Unsheltered: A Novel By Barbara Kingsolver Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062684738
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Harper Perennial - October 15th, 2019

The Weight of a Piano: A novel By Chris Cander Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525563587
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Vintage - October 29th, 2019

All You Can Ever Know: A Memoir By Nicole Chung Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226370
Availability: On our shelves now.
Published: Catapult - October 15th, 2019

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