“Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens
Another fascinating book from Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens. The thriller blends mystery and love in a riveting maze of nonstop action.
Kya, so-called “Marsh Girl” faces an uphill battle when townsfolk accuses her of wrongdoing. While she fights the outrageous claims, she finds herself in a very tempting situation that leads to a shocking outcome. Kya’s life is turned upside down and the sleepy town will never be the same.
“Something in the Water” by Catherine Steadman
Another thriller from Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is “Something in the Water” by Catherine Steadman. This is one psychological thriller you don’t want to miss out on.
Two lovers, Erin and Mark, make their way to Bora Bora for a much-needed vacation. The couple is there to enjoy the sun and the sand. However, when the pair decides to go scuba diving, everything changes. We guarantee once you pick up “Something in the Water,” you won’t be able to put it back down!
“Happiness” by Heather Harpham
Another book from Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is ” Happiness” by Heather Harpham. It’s an eye-opening tale about pregnancy, dreams, and cold, hard reality. Harpham’s memoir weaves together life’s themes in a dynamic web and takes you on a breathtaking journey with her.
Heather and Brian meet, fall in love, and all seems as it should be for the lovers. However, when they become pregnant, everything changes for the pair. Heather faces unexpected obstacles when their baby is in trouble while Brian has issues of his own.
Without a doubt, “Happiness” takes many turns into the darker, and sadder side of relationships, parenthood, acceptance, and coping.
“Erotic Stories For Punjabi Widows” by Balli Kaur Jaswal
An entertaining book from Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is “Erotic Stories For Punjabi Widows” by Balli Kaur Jaswal. There is nothing quite as charming and funny as reading the fantasies written by some of the women featured in this book.
The book focuses on the assignments turned in by Punjabi women who took an intriguing class by Nikki, a very forward-thinking teacher. Is it an eye-opening revelation into the lives of a very segmented group in society as well as a thought-provoking look at gender roles.
“The Light We Lost” by Jill Santopolo
A love story for the ages. Another book from Reese Witherspoon’s book club pick is “The Light We Lost” by Jill Santopolo. Hands down, Santopolo’s romance novel is timeless. Focused on two lovers who never seem to find the right time or place to start their lives together, and who can never seem to break free from each other.
Lucy and Gabe want each other, but they need to change the world and that trumps their love. So, they split up to pursue their dreams, but they are still drawn to each other. Years later, they reunite, but it is bittersweet. Without a doubt, “The Light We Lost” delves deep into the sacrifices we make to fulfill our dreams. Don’t wait, go pick up the book now!
“Braving the Wilderness” by Brené Brown
The most thought-provoking book from Reese Witherspoon’s book club is “Braving the Wilderness” by Brené Brown.
Brown’s book is a straight-forward look at what makes us human, and how we identify ourselves and navigate our lives. “Braving the Wilderness” will leave you with a profound understanding of the mechanics of emotions, decision-making, and how it impacts our lives.
While many people are content with getting from point A to point B in life, “Braving the Wilderness” urges you to push farther. It delves deeply into the gray areas of thought and consciousness, between the obvious.