English

CIC Book Club

Book Club in Klagenfurt

Do you like to read and discuss books? If yes, come and join the Book Club! The Book Club is for everyone who loves to read and enjoys sharing their thoughts and opinions in a lively discussion (in English). The Book Club takes place every 3rd Monday of the month from 7-9pm.

Next book club evenings:

  • October 19th from 7-9pm: The Diving Bell and The Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby
  • November: Three Hours by Rosamund Lupton

    If you are interested in joining the book club, please contact: aniela.marschner-sturm@cic-network.at


Previous Books:

2020

  • September: Little Bee (The Other Hand) by Chris Cleave
  • June: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
  • May The Marrying of Chani Kaufman by Eve Harris
  • Apr. 100 Days of Happiness by Fausto Brizzi
  • Mar. Normal People by Sally Rooney
  • Feb. I know my name by C.J. Cooke
  • Jan. Ghosted by Rosie Walsh

2019:

  • Dec.  Flights (interrelated short stories, relating to travel) by Olga Tokarczuk
  • Nov. A House Somewhere: Tales of Life Abroad (Lonely Planet Journeys) by Don George, Anthony Sattin
  • Oct. Becoming by Michelle Obama
  • Sep. The map of Salt and Stars by Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar
  • June. The Motorcycle Diaries by Ernesto Che Guevara
  • May. Brokeback Mountain by Annie Proulx
  • Apr. The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker
  • Mar. Swimming Lessons by Claire Fuller
  • Feb. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead  
  • Jan. The Vegetarian by Han Kang

2018:

  • Dec. Decisive Moments in History (original title: Sternstunden der Menschheit) by Stefan Zweig 
  • Nov. The Great Gatsby by Scott Fitzgerald
  • Oct. The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel
  • Sept. The Muse by Jessie Burton
  • June  The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Schaffer & Annie Barrows
  • May. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez
  • April. Inside the O'Briens by Lisa Genova
  • March. 18% Gray by Zachary Karabashliev
  • Feb. The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sack
  • Jan. How to Stop Time by Matt Haig

2017

  • Dec. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
  • Nov. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  • Oct. The Situation Is Hopeless, But Not Serious. The Pursuit of Unhappiness (original: Anleitung zum Unglücklichsein) by Paul Watzlawick