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    32 Perfect Books To Kick Off Your Book Club

    "Guaranteed to give you the feels."

    We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to recommend books to start a book club with. Here are some of their responses.

    1. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling

    2. Gracefully Grayson by Ami Polonsky

    3. A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving

    4. The Odyssey by Homer

    5. Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

    6. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

    8. All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews

    9. Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

    10. The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell

    11. Waiting by Ha Jin

    12. Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

    13. The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

    14. The Basic Eight by Daniel Handler

    15. The Absolutely True Story of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

    16. The Color Purple by Alice Walker

    17. Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore

    18. Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

    19. When the Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe

    20. 1 Dead in Attic by Chris Rose

    21. The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

    22. Fault Line by Janet Tashjian

    23. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom

    24. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

    25. Swamplandia! by Karen Russell

    26. Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

    27. Yes, Please by Amy Poehler

    28. Trouble with Lichen by John Wyndham

    29. A Severe Mercy by Sheldon Vanauken

    30. A Judgement in Stone by Ruth Rendell

    31. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

    32. Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple

    33. Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol

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