So what are the top 10 Reese Witherspoon book club picks for every reader? Will they include New York best sellers, probably. Witherspoon’s recommendations run the gamut of plot lines and are sure to satisfy a wide range of readers looking for action, adventure, and most importantly, a cerebral explosion of entertainment.
Reese Witherspoon‘s book club, Hello Sunshine, made its debut in November of 2016. However, the site is more than a simple book club. There is a digital shop, author pages, and Witherspoon’s own charming videos explaining her recommendations.
So, how did we managed to select only 10 Reese Witherspoon book club picks? We’re not going to lie, it was difficult to choose. There are many great books, but we did gather a list and here they are: Enjoy and happy reading!
From Scratch by Tembi Locke
A recent favorite from Reese Witherspoon’s book club, “From Scratch” is a riveting read. The memoir tells the tale of one woman’s journey to reconcile many obstacles in her life.
Set against a mesmerizing Sicilian countryside, the story unfolds as Tembi Locke drives through the nostalgic beauty, reminiscing about the past. Locke’s wandering thoughts rest on her dead husband, whose ashes are in a wooden box, tucked between her legs. The memoir is gripping and will leave you with many things to mull over!
The Night Tiger by Yangsze Choo
Another Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is “The Night Tiger.” Not only is it on Witherspoon’s list, but the book is also a New York Times bestseller! Set against a 1930s colonial Malaysia backdrop, the action leaves you breathless and mystified.
Ji Lin is a hard-working apprentice dressmaker by day and a dancehall girl by night. It’s a struggle to make ends meet, but that’s not the only struggle she’ll have to worry about. A mysterious discovery sets her on a stunning journey that has superstition and reality clashing.
“Daisy Jones & The Six” by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Another Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is “Daisy Jones & The Six” by Taylor Jenkins Reid. And, according to Witherspoon herself, the book will be turned into a TV show with Amazon Studios! When books get that type of deal, they have to be a great read!
The novel focuses on Daisy Jones and Billy Dunne, core members of a 1970s rock band, Daisy Jones & the Six. In the typical sex, drugs, and rock n’ roll plotline, the pair undergoes several transformations within themselves and as a couple. Don’t pass on the book because there are still many twists and turns to keep you engaged and entertained.
“This Is How It Always Is” by Laurie Frankel
A thrilling book from Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is “This Is How It Always Is” by Laurie Frankel. It’s a thoughtful read that reminds you of the importance of family and how it can define you or break you.
The story focuses on Claude, and the dream he has when he grows up, and the struggle his family undergoes to shield him from harm because of that dream. Every family has secrets and “This Is How It Always Is” amplifies the dynamics of family, hope, transformation, and acceptance.