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Book Club Meetings 2019

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.

  • 10 April - H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald
  • 8 May - Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy
  • 5 June - The Cupboard by Rose Tremain
  • 3 July - History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters by Julian Barnes


Recent titles read by Leeds Beckett Book Club

  • 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
  • Capital by John Lanchester
  • Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  • Reservoir 13 by Jon McGregor
  • Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
  • This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein
  • Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse
  • Night Train to Lisbon by Pascal Mercier
  • Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  • A Winter Book by Tove Jansson
  • Norwegian Wood by Murakami Haruki

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Please contact Helen Loughran ( if you would like to join the Book Club.