The Library

About Us

Book Club Meetings 2018

Leeds Beckett Book Club is open to all - students, staff, alumni and members of the public. Meetings are held at 5pm in the Rose Bowl, room 511.

  • 13 June - Capital by John Lanchester
  • 11 July - Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  • 8 August - Reservoir 13 by Jon McGregor
  • 5 September - This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein
  • 3 October - Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
  • 7 November - Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse
  • 5 December - Night Train to Lisbon by Pascal Mercier

 

Recent titles read by Leeds Beckett Book Club

  • Netherland by Joseph O’Neill
  • State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
  • The Year of the Runaways by Sunjeev Sahota
  • A Delicious Slice of Johnners by Brian Johnston
  • The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble
  • The Sailor who fell from Grace with the Sea by Yukio Mishima
  • Weatherland: writers and artists under English skies by Alexandra Harris
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Architect’s Apprentice by Elif Shafak
  • The Famished Road by Ben Okri
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by JK Rowling
  • At the Existentialist Cafe by Sarah Bakewell
  • The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  • Selection of Leonard Cohen poems
  • The Dark Circle by Linda Grant
  • The History Boys by Alan Bennett 
  • A Time of Gifts by Patrick Leigh Fermor

Contact Us

Visit Us


Opening Hours


Leeds Beckett Library YouTube ChannelLeeds Beckett Library SpotifyLeeds Beckett Library Blog on WordPress

Book Club Contact

Please contact Helen Loughran (h.loughran@leedsbeckett.ac.uk) if you would like to join the Book Club.