Welcome to Maine Public's All Books Considered Book Club!
Every two months or so we will feature a book from a preeminent national and Maine author and hold a virtual book club meeting attended by the author and hosted by either Jennifer Rooks or Cindy Han from Maine Calling.
Sign up HERE to join the club! There is no cost to participate — by signing up you will receive updates about what books are up next and information on how to attend each zoom book club meeting.
Maine Public's All Books Considered Book Club is made possible through the generous support of Deighan Wealth Advisors and Bull Moose.
These wonderful bookstores are providing a purchase discount to anyone purchasing an All Books Considered book club title while Maine Public is featuring each specific title:
- BookStacks in Bucksport (use code MPBOOKCLUB2021)
- Bull Moose (No discount code needed — store discount policy on all titles applies)
- Left Bank Books in Belfast (use code MPBOOKCLUB2021)
- Print in Portland (use code MPBOOKCLUB2021)
- Sherman's Maine Coast Book Shops (use code MPBOOKCLUB2021)
Our inaugural title is Beneficence by Meredith Hall.
Beneficence Book Club Meeting: Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 7:00 pm...Zoom details to be sent prior to the club meeting.
MEREDITH HALL is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir Without a Map, which was named "Best Book of the Year" by Kirkus and BookSense, and was Elle's "Readers' Pick of the Year." The recipient of the 2004 "Gift of Freedom Award" from A Room of Her Own Foundation, Ms. Hall's work has appeared in The New York Times, The Gettysburg Review, The Kenyon Review, The Southern Review, and many other publications. She divides her time between Maine and California.
Get a jump on our next book! Our All Books Considered Book Club selection for February & March is Writers & Lovers by Lily King. Maine Public's Cindy Han will host that special book club event on Thursday, March 25 at 7:00.