See what we've been reading!

These are the past book selections for the Tufts Alumni Virtual Book Club.

Sharp Edge of Mercy


 Spring 2023 Reading:

 The Sharp Edge of Mercy

  By: Connie Hertzberg Mayo J86




Anna Karenina


 Summer 2022 Reading:

  Anna Karenina

  By: Leo Tolstoy




Salt Book Cover


Spring 2022 Reading:

 Salt: A World History

  By: Mark Kurlansky




Caste Book Cover


Fall 2021 Reading:

 Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

  By: Isabel Wilkerson




A Room of One's Own


Summer 2021 Reading:

 A Room of One's Own

  By: Virginia Woolf




Hidden Valley Road


Spring 2021 Reading:

 Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family

  By: Robert Kolker




When time stopped book cover


 Fall 2020 Reading:

 When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father's War and What Remains

  By: Ariana Neumann




Book cover of Secondhand: Travels in the new global garage sale by Adam Minter


 Spring 2020 Reading:

 Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale

  By: Adam Minter




Waiting for Eden book cover


 Fall 2019 Reading:

 Waiting for Eden

  By: Elliot Ackerman, A02, F03 




Educated book cover


 Summer 2019 Reading:

 Educated: A Memoir

  By: Tara Westover




these truths cover


 Spring 2019 Reading:

 These Truths: A History of the United States

  By: Jill Lepore, J87, H14




Killers of the Flower Moon cover


 Spring 2018 Reading:

 Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

  By: David Grann, F92




Hillbilly Elegy cover


 Fall 2017 Reading:

 Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis

  By: J.D. Vance




American Nations book cover


 Spring 2017 Reading:

 American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America

  By: Collin Woodward, A91




Outrage Industry cover


 Fall 2016 Reading:

 The Outrage Industry: Political Opinion Media and the New Incivility

 By: Jeffrey Berry, Tufts Professor of Political Science and

 Sarah Sobieraj, Associate Professor of Sociology