Tough Broads Out at Night Book Club

Tough Broads Out at Night, the fourth Tuesday of every month.

The Tough Broads book club meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. If you can't come to one of our meetings, email your comments to Valerie and we'll share them with the group.

Our next books: 

Book club meetings have resumed in person! If you're unable to join us at the shop, you can still participate via Zoom. Email Valerie at for an invitation, or if you have questions.


July: John Dollar by Marianne Wiggins

August: Breast and Eggs by Mieko Kawakami

September: Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? by Roz Chast

October: Crooked Hallelujah by Kelli Jo Ford

John Dollar By Marianne Wiggins Cover Image
ISBN: 9780671039554
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - December 1st, 1999

From Marianne Wiggins, the award-winning author of Evidence of Things Unseen and Properties of Thirst delivers “a superb novel, hypnotic, disturbing, and good that most readers will devour it in one gulp” (The Washington Post Book World).

Charlotte Lewes, a young Briton newly widowed by the Great War, departs for colonial Burma in 1917 to

Breasts and Eggs By Mieko Kawakami, Sam Bett (Translator), David Boyd (Translator) Cover Image
By Mieko Kawakami, Sam Bett (Translator), David Boyd (Translator)
ISBN: 9781609456702
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Europa Editions - March 23rd, 2021

TIME MagazineThe AtlanticBook RiotElectric LiteratureThe New York Times (Notable Book of the Year)

The story of three women by a writer hailed by Haruki Murakami as Japan's most important contemporary novelist, WINNER OF THE AKUTAGAWA PRIZE.

Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir By Roz Chast Cover Image
ISBN: 9781632861016
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 13th, 2016

#1 New York Times Bestseller
2014 National Book Award Finalist
Winner of the inaugural 2014 Kirkus Prize in nonfiction
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award
Winner of the 2014 Books for a Better Life Award
Winner of the 2015 Reuben Award from National Cartoonists Society

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Crooked Hallelujah By Kelli Jo Ford Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802149138
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - July 20th, 2021

A book that you want to share with everyone you know and one that you are desperate to keep in your own possession. A masterful debut and a new and thrilling voice for readers across the globe.