Coffee Cake Book Club

Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. This month's book will be Gilead by Marilynne Robinson.

Here are some interesting reviews and articles on Gilead and Marilynne Robinson from around the web, that we have curated for you:

The Guardian on Books to give you hope: Gilead

The New Yorker on Marilynne Robinson, and especially Gilead

An interview with Marilynne Robinson in The Paris Review in which she discusses all her books

A short story based in the world of Gilead that appeared in The New Yorker

An interview discussing the short story Jack and Della

Ali Smith in The Guardian on Gilead

*Until further notice, book club meetings will take place via Zoom! Email Valerie at for an invitation, or if you have questions.

Event date: 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:00am
Event address: 
Gilead: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250784018
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - August 4th, 2020

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award, Gilead is the long-hoped-for second novel by Marilynne Robinson, one of our finest writers--a hymn of praise and lamentation to the God-haunted existence that Reverend Ames loves passionately, and from which he will soon part.