What’s in the kits?
Six to ten copies of a single title, instructions for managing the book club kit, “Tips for a Successful Book Club,” biographical information about the author and suggested questions for book club discussions of the book. Some kits may include large print books or audiobooks.
What titles are available?
Andrews, Mary Kay, Ladies Night
Berendt, John, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Brennert, Alan, Moloka’i
Brown, Dan, The DaVinci Code
Brown, Dan, The Lost Symbol
Cantor, Jillian, Margot
Diamant, Anita, The Red Tent
Diffenbaugh, Vanessa, The Language of Flowers
Downie, Ruth, Medicus
Egan, Timothy, The Worst Hard Time
Erdrich, Louise, The Round House
Fine, Marcia, The Blind Eye
Ford, Jamie, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
Frazier, Charles, Cold Mountain
Grisham, John, Calico Joe
Hillenbrand, Laura, Unbroken; A World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Hillerman, Tony, Skinwalkers
Hosseini, Khaled, The Kite Runner
Hosseini, Khaled, A Thousand Splendid Suns
Huber, Anna Lee, The Anatomist’s Wife
James, E.L., Fifty Shades of Grey
Kidd, Sue Monk, The Mermaid Chair
Läckberg, Camilla, The Ice Princess
Larsson, Stieg, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Lee, Harper, To Kill a Mockingbird
Lee, Harper, Go Set a Watchman
Locke, Attica, The Cutting Season
Morse, Eleanor, White Dog Fell from the Sky
O’Reilly, Bill, Killing Lincoln
Patchett, Ann, State of Wonder
Pérez-Reverte, Arturo, The Flanders Panel
Robertson, Ray, David
Rosenfelt, David, Open and Shut
Schlink, Bernhard, The Reader
Schwarz, Christina, Drowning Ruth
Sebold, Alice, The Lovely Bones
Shaffer, Mary Ann and Annie Barrows, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society
Shreve, Anita, The Pilot’s Wife
Skloot, Rebecca, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Stein, Garth, The Art of Racing in the Rain
Steinbeck, John, The Grapes of Wrath
Stockett, Kathryn, The Help
Turner, Nancy, These is my words
Verghese, Abraham, Cutting for Stone
Wroblewski, David, The Story of Edgar Sawtelle
The library will be adding more titles regularly, so check back frequently or simply search the catalog using “book club kit” as keywords.
How long can we keep the kit?
The checkout period is eight weeks, with no renewals.
Who can check the kit out?
Anyone in the book club can who has a valid Yavapai Library Network library card may check out the kit. However, the person who checks out the kit is ultimately responsible for any lost items, damaged items or overdue fees.
What is the charge if a book club member loses a book?
The charge for a lost book is $10.00.
How do I request a book club kit?
To place a request for a kit, the representative of the book club will complete an online form (see below) or visit the Ask a Librarian Desk to complete a form.
Where do I pick up the kit?
Bring your library card to the Ask a Librarian Desk on the main level to pick up your book club kit.
Where do I return the kit?
Kits must be returned to the Ask a Librarian Desk on the main level, and they must be returned with all contents of the bag. Titles may not be returned individually book club members.
Book Club Kits are provided with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library. For more information, call the Ask a Librarian Desk at 928.777.1526