Book Club

Welcome to the Sotonettes’ Book Club!

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 17th May when we will be discussing ‘Between the Stops’ by Sandi Toksvig. For more details please see our Facebook event We will be meeting in the Maritimo Lounge, in Ocean Village, where you will find us on the top floor from 7pm.

The Sotonettes Book Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 7pm – 9pm (except during December). There is no charge to attend and both members and non-members of the Sotonettes are very welcome.

The Book Club has a general ‘female’ theme such as female authors and leading characters, and we are always open to suggestions! We plan on mixing things up a bit, from classics to contemporary, across a range of genres.

We don’t mind if you haven’t finished the book, seen a film version, or are just curious to find out more.

If you have any questions then you can drop a message to Penny via the Sotonettes Facebook Page here or email her at sotonettes@gmail.com.

The books we will be reading in 2022 are:

  • June: ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ by Delia Owens
  • July: ‘Maid’ by Stephanie Land
  • August: ‘A Long Petal of the Sea’ by Isabelle Allende
  • September: ‘Alone in Antarctica’ by Felicity Aston
  • October: ‘The Girl with the Louding Voice’ by Abi Daré
  • November: ‘The Five: The Untold Lives of Women Killed by Jack the Ripper’ by Hallie Rubenhold

2023

  • January: ‘Sugar’ by Bernice L McFadden
  • February: ‘In Black and White’ by Alexandra Wilson

Please click here for the complete list of books we have read and discussed.

We’re always looking for suggestions for the future so please feel free to bring along suggestions of anything you’ve wanted to read or something you’d like to share!

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