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Nov 29, 2014

#GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso Doesn’t Give The Advice We Need

If you feel the need to repeat anecdotes, maybe you don't have enough life experience to be writing a memoir/self-help book.

Sep 28, 2014

Let’s Talk About “Love Letters to the Dead” by Ava Dellaira [CC Book Club]

Join us as we discuss our September read, "Love Letters to the Dead". And read along with our October pick, "Not That Kind of Girl" by Lena Dunham.

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Aug 31, 2014

Finish Your Summer with “Oryx and Crake” by Margaret Atwood [CC Book Club]

Come talk with us about the dystopian fantasy novel, "Oryx and Crake." And join us again in September as we read "We Were Liars" by E. Lockhart.

Jul 27, 2014

What Did You Think of “In Paradise” by Peter Matthiessen? [CC Book Club]

Come talk about our July pick, "In Paradise" by Peter Matthiessen, and grab a copy of "Oryx and Crake" by Margaret Atwood for August!

Jun 29, 2014

We Read “The Leftovers” by Tom Perotta This Month! [CC Book Club]

Let's discuss "The Leftovers" by Tom Perotta (airing on HBO tonight, BTW!). Join us in July as we read "So Far: In Paradise" by Peter Matthiessen.

May 25, 2014

Talking About “The Opposite of Loneliness” by Marina Keegan [CC Book Club]

What did you think of The Opposite of the Loneliness by Marina Keegan? Please join us back here for our June CC Book Club featuring The Leftovers by Tom Perotta.

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Apr 26, 2014

CC Book Club: “Pivot Point” by Kasie West

Join us as we discuss "Pivot Point" by Kasie West. Plus: We're reading "The Opposite of Loneliness" by Marina Keegan in May!

CC Book Club: Let’s Talk About “One Day” by David Nicholls

Today we're discussing "One Day" by David Nicholls. Join us in April as we read "Pivot Point" by Kacie West!

Mar 30, 2014

CC Book Club: Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden

Today we're discussing our February selection, "Three Day Road" (SPOILER ALERT!). Plus join us in March as we read "One Day" by David Nicholls!

Mar 1, 2014

CC Book Club: “A Constellation of Vital Phenomena” by Anthony Marra

Discussing our January pick; plus join us in February as we read "Three Day Road" by Joseph Boyden!

Jan 26, 2014

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Dec 28, 2013

Let’s Discuss “Me Before You” by Jojo Moyes! [CC Book Club]

Digging into Jojo Moyes' haunting novel "Me Without You". And join us in January to discuss "A Constellation of Vital Phenomena" by Anthony Marra.

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Nov 30, 2013

CC Book Club: Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed

Today we're discussing our November pick, "Tiny Beautiful Things" by Cheryl Strayed. And announcing next month's pick (and one of Editor Alex's favorite recent reads) -- "Me Before You" by Jojo Moyes.

Oct 27, 2013

CC Book Club: “The Sisterhood” by Helen Bryan

This week we're discussing "The Sisterhood" by Helen Bryan! And get ready to read November's pick: "Tiny, Beautiful Things" by the wonderful Cheryl Strayed.

Sep 28, 2013

CC Book Club: Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman

Digging into our September pick, Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman. And announcing our October pick: The Sisterhood by Helen Bryan!

Aug 31, 2013

CC Book Club: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

Discussing City of Bones and announcing our September pick -- Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman!

Jul 28, 2013

Obsessed with “Divergent” by Veronica Roth [CC Book Club]

This month we're discussing "Divergent" by Veronica Roth. Join us in August as we dig into "The Tragedy Paper" by Elizabeth Laban!

May 26, 2013

CC Book Club: The Demonologist by Andrew Pyper

Thanks CC readers for joining in on May's Book Club pick 'The Demonologist' by Andrew Pyper.

Apr 27, 2013

Discussing “The Storyteller” by Jodi Picoult, Plus Our May Book Club Pick! [CC Book Club]

Thanks for joining us for the April edition of CC Book Club. I chose Jodi Picoult's brand new book, The Storyteller, for our discussion this month. Picoult is truly my guilty pleasure and I've enjoyed everything of hers that I've read. As always, there may be SPOILERS in this post, so read at your own risk!

Mar 30, 2013

Discussing “Snow Flower and the Secret Fan” by Lisa See [CC Book Club]

Let's talk about our March book, "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan", and reveal our next read -- Jodi Picoult's "The Storyteller"!

Feb 23, 2013

Discussing “Anatomy of a Single Girl” by Daria Snadowsky [CC Book Club]

Plus: Please join us in reading next month's pick, "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan" by Lisa See!

Dec 22, 2012

Discussing “The Age of Miracles”, Plus Grab Our January Pick! [CC Book Club]

Welcome back to our last Book Club discussion of 2012! Let's discuss "The Age of Miracles" by Karen Thompson Walker and gear up for our fabulous January book club pick.

Dec 1, 2012

Discussing “Cloud Atlas” by David Mitchell & Our December Pick [CC Book Club]

As always, read at your own risk as there will be SPOILERS. For our December pick, I've chosen The Ages of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker!

Sep 29, 2012

Discussing The Perks of Being a Wallflower + Our October Pick [CC Book Club]

I'd also like to announce our October Pick for the CC Book Club: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro. Get reading!

Sep 1, 2012

CC Book Club: September Pick!

I'm so pleased to announce our September Book club pick and one of my faves from my teenage years: The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky.

Aug 8, 2012

‘Where We Belong’ by Emily Giffin + an Interview! [CC Exclusive]

When I was offered the chance to not only read Emily Giffin's new novel 'Where We Belong' before everyone else AND interview her, I couldn't resist.

Jul 28, 2012

Discussing ‘Gone Girl’ by Gillian Flynn [CC Book Club]

Let's talk about our July Pick, Gone Girl. Also, The Meryl Streep Movie Club by Mia March is our August pick!

Jun 30, 2012

Discussing “A Game of Thrones”, Plus Announcing Our July Pick! [CC Book Club]

What did we think of GoT and what's our next book? Check it out!

May 26, 2012

Discussing Fifty Shades of Grey by EL James [CC Book Club]

Did you read "Fifty Shades of Grey" with us? And, don't forget to recommend us a book for June.

May 5, 2012

Fifty Shades of Grey [CC Book Club May Pick]

Hello again! After seeing this book blow up on the blogosphere, there's no denying it's necessity as the May pick for our little book club. I'm pleased to announce that we'll be reading Fifty Shades of Grey by EL James.

Apr 7, 2012

College Candy Book Club: April Pick!

Hello again readers! Thanks for joining in on the discussion last week for our March pick, John Green's The Fault in Our Stars. With exams and school winding up and then down in April, I've decided to go with a modern classic: The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera.

Mar 31, 2012

College Candy Book Club: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Hidy-ho bookworms! I hope you enjoyed this month's pick, a teen love story featuring cancer, Amsterdam and a highly-antisocial author. John Green is truly a master of YA fiction and he didn't disappoint. Just a note: if you didn't have time to join in with this month's read, this post will CONTAIN SPOILERS. And, don't forget to leave your suggestions for our April pick!

Feb 4, 2012

CollegeCandy Book Club: February Pick

Hello all you fabulous bookworms! I'm here to happily announce the CC Book Club's pick for the fine month of February. My birthday is this month (the 11th!), so I've always loved February and wanted to give it a really good book. Someone suggested that we read Mindy Kaling's "Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?" I've seen the book and heard great things, so I figured why not?