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Book Club Kits

The Rio Rancho Public Libraries have book club kits available for your reading group to check out for six weeks. A kit includes 6-9 copies of a book and a discussion packet complete with a summary of the book, a biography of the author, and a set of discussion questions.

We can also help you launch a new book club, and the library hosts periodic seminars for book club leaders to meet with each other to discuss best practices.

For more information or to reserve a book club kit, please contact Ann McGinley at Esther Bone Memorial Library: (505) 891-5225 or .

Find a detailed list of our book club kits here.

List of Available Kits 

Title Author Genre # in Kit
4 3 2 1 Paul Auster Coming-of-age stories, literary fiction 6
The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying Nina Riggs Biography 7
The Clay Girl Heather Tucker Canadian fiction, coming-of-age story, literary fiction 7
Difficult Women Roxane Gay Literary fiction, short stories 7
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer Siddhartha Mukherjee Non-fiction, book to movie (documentary) 7
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City Matthew Desmond Non-fiction A: 7
B: 6
Exit West Mohsin Hamid Adult books for young adults, literary fiction, love story, political fiction, war story 8
The Garden of Small Beginnings Abbi Waxman Women's lives and relationships 5
A Gentleman in Moscow Amor Towles Historical fiction, literary fiction A: 6
B: 6
The Girl Who Wrote in Silk Kelli Estes Mainstream fiction, parallel narratives A: 6
B: 5
The Glass Castle Jeannette Walls Biography, book to movie A: 6
B: 6
Hillbilly Elegy J.D. Vance Non-fiction A: 6
B: 8
Lab Girl Hope Jahren Biography A: 6
B: 6
Last Bus to Wisdom Ivan Doig Coming-of-age story, historical fiction, road novel A: 7
B: 6
The Little Paris Bookshop Nina George Mainstream fiction, translation A: 7
B: 6
Lucky Boy Shanthi Sekaran Multiple perspectives 5
A Man Called Ove Fredrik Backman Book to movie, mainstream fiction, translation A: 7
B: 6
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Ransom Riggs Book to movie, fantasy fiction, illustrated book A: 8
B: 6
No One Is Coming to Save Us Stephanie Powell Watts Adaptation, African American fiction, domestic fiction, literary fiction, Southern fiction 5
The Paper Magician Charlie N. Holmberg Historical fantasy A: 5
B: 5
Pontoon: A Lake Wobegon Novel Garrison Keillor Humorous stories A: 6
B: 6
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women Kate Moore Non-fiction 7
Sing, Unburied, Sing Jesmyn Ward African American fiction; Literary fiction; Multiple perspectives; Southern fiction 6
The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead African-American fiction, historical fiction, literary fiction A: 8
B: 6
Very Valentine Adriana Trigiani Mainstream fiction, women's romantic fiction A: 6
B: 6
We Were the Lucky Ones Georgia Hunter Biographical fiction, family sagas, historical fiction 5
When Breath Becomes Air Paul Kalanithi Non-fiction 7