Turning Page Book Club

The Turning Page is a book club, sponsored by Billings Public Library, which meets here usually on the fourth Wednesday of the month. We draw our selections from the book club kits available for checkout at the Library.

List of Previous Selections, 2013 - current


  • The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
  • Blind Your Ponies by Stanley Gordon West
  • The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
  • Cleopatra: a Life by Stacy Schiff
  • The Queen of Palmrya by Minrose Gwin
  • The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
  • Eleventh Man by Ivan Doig
  • Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs by Wallace Stegner
  • The Orange Tree by Mildred Walker
  • A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
  • Beneath a Marble Sky by John Shors
  • All Over but the Shoutin' by Rick Bragg
  • The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff
  • When We Were Orphans by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields
  • Red Sorghum by Yan Mo
  • Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • The Red House by Mark Haddon
  • Canada by Richard Ford
  • Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
  • Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobel
  • Quiet: the Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
  • The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  • Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich
  • The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  • American Sniper by Chris Kyle
  • A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron
  • The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
  • A Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers 
  • The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman
  • The Homesman by Gordon Swarthout
  • Telegraph Avenue by Michael Chabon
  • The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell
  • Orange is the New Black
  • Nicholas and Alexandra by Robert K. Massie
  • The Orchid House by Lucinda Riley
  • Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
  • The Revenant by Michael Punke
  • Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
  • The Bartender's Tale by Ivan Doig
  • The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. by Adelle Waldman
  • Family Life by Akhil Sharma
  • Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel 
  • Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner
  • All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren
  • The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis
  • This House is Haunted by John Boyne
  • Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky
  • A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway
  • 1984 by George Orwell
  • The Indian Lawyer by James Welch
  • Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
  • Catherine the Great by Robert K. Massie
  • The Wives of Los Alamos by TaraShea Nesbit
  • A Wedding in Haiti by Julia Alvarez
  • People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
Current Year:  2018

  • Dead Wake by Erik Larson
  • The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  • To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey
  • Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
  • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
  • Defending Jacob by William Landay
  • A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman