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ABOUT ENGLISH BOOK CLUB
The English Book Club collection consists of over 4500 English language books, mostly general fiction with a sprinkling of nonfiction and childrens books. New books are purchased regularly and the books are shelved in our club room in Bldg 564 which is accessible to members at all times with a special key. Books can be borrowed at any time, members are allowed to borrow as many books as they like - we only ask that the other members rights to access to the books are respected by taking only two new books at a time and returning them within three weeks! To become a member, please see our membership page.

English Book Club

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2019-01-14
09:21
Transcription / Atkinson, Kate
In 1940, eighteen-year old Juliet Armstrong is reluctantly recruited into the world of espionage [...]
London : Doubleday, 2018. - 325 p.

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2019-01-14
08:56
The silence of the girls / Barker, Pat
Briseis was a queen until her city was destroyed [...]
London : Hamish Hamilton, 2018. - 325 p.

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2019-01-14
08:13
Jamaica Inn / Du Maurier, Daphné
After the death of her mother, Mary Yellan crosses the windswept Cornish moors to Jamaica Inn, the home of her Aunt Patience [...]
London : Virago Modern Classics, 2003. - 302 p.

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2019-01-14
08:04
The Alps : a Human History from Hannibal to Heidi and beyond / O'Shea, Stephen
The Alps have seen the march of armies, the flow of pilgrims and Crusaders, the feats of mountaineers and the dreams of engineers—and some 14 million people live among their peaks today [...]
London : W. W. Norton, 2017. - 318 p.

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2019-01-10
12:50
Cover not available Far from the tree / Benway, Robin
Being the middle child has its ups and downs [...]
London : Simon & Schuster, 2017. - 374 p.

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2019-01-10
12:41
Cover not available Silent spring / Carson, Rachel
Now recognized as one of the most influential books of the twentieth century, Silent Spring exposed the destruction of wildlife through the widespread use of pesticides [...]
London : Penguin books, 2000. - 323 p.

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2019-01-10
12:30
Cover not available Love is blind / Boyd, William
When Brodie is offered a job in Paris, he seizes the chance to flee Edinburgh and his tyrannical clergyman father, and begin a wildly different new chapter in his life [...]
London : Penguin books, 2018. - 370 p.

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2019-01-10
11:40
Cover not available Sing, unburied, sing / Ward, Jesmyn
An intimate portrait of a family and an epic tale of hope and struggle, Sing, Unburied, Sing examines the ugly truths at the heart of the American story and the power - and limitations - of family bonds..
London : Bloomsbury publishing, 2018. - 289 p.

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2019-01-10
11:27
Cover not available The god of small things / Arundhati, Roy
They all broke the rules [...]
London : 4th Estate, 2017. - 339 p.

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2019-01-10
11:23
Cover not available Reservoir 13 / McGregor, Jon
Midwinter in the early years of this century [...]
London : 4th Estate, 2017. - 326 p.

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