The Book Club

The Book Club

The Book Club by Mary Alice Monroe released on Apr 24, 2003 is available now for purchase....

Title:The Book Club
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781551667218
Format Type:

    The Book Club Reviews

  • B the BookAddict

    This book definitely wont be getting a standing ovation from me. This is hard to write; it's my first unflattering review but I have to be honest here. The plot is formulaic and the writing itself did...

  • Julie

    Awesome book! These middle aged moms are all in new phases of their lives. Everyone can relate to at least one woman and what she is going through - relationships, empty nesters, death, illness, infid...

  • Connie

    3.5 stars. I really like Monroe's writing style as I find it easy to breeze along and her character's relatable. I did not think this was one of her best, but still a feel good read. Five women have b...

  • Rachel

    The book encompasses the 5 separate lives of women who are best friends and in some cases, best frenemies as they meet for book club monthly. I found some of the characters in this book extremely anno...

  • Dale Harcombe

    One and a half stars Let me say at the outset that I have read several books by this author and enjoyed them, so I was prepared to like this book despite some negative reviews. It started off okay for...

  • MsSmartiePants ...like the candy...

    I selected this book for my 'night' reading, aka reading before I go to sleep. I like to read light, funny and interesting books at this time, not thrillers or political subjects. Unfortunately, I oft...

  • Lisa

    I am embarrassed to admit I read this book. I had to skip so much- but unfortunately I was hooked with the prelude. The overall story of friendship was nice, but that's where it ends. So don't waste y...

  • Tory

    I judged this book by its cover, literally. I am leery of any book that tells me on the cover how great it is ("The Book Club: A remarkable novel of the power of friendships"). Remarkable? Hm. Let me ...

  • Sue Gerhardt Griffiths

    This was really very good and remarkably enjoyable.Five women meet every month to discuss their chosen book which is quoted at the top of each chapter… loved that detail. It’s more about their rel...

  • Tonya

    The is my favorite Mary Alice Monroe book. Explores friendships with books. What more could one ask for! ...