One of the best parts of Great New Books is getting involved, especially by helping us choose the books we’ll read and discuss. The Book Picks page shows our schedule. We alternate Voting months with a Team-Picked book.
The results from our voting from September 2012 for our October 2012, December 2012, and January 2013 books:
If you have ideas for future books, we’d love for you to click over to our Contact page and send us your ideas for an upcoming vote. Our next vote will come in early January to pick the March, May, and July 2013 books. Thank you to all who voted to help us choose the next Great New Books picks!
About the 9 Choices in the September Vote:
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh (published April 2012 by Ballentine / Random House)
Shine Shine Shine by Lydia Netzer (published July 2012 by St. Martin’s)
The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D by Nichole Bernier (published June 2012 by Crown / Random House)
Blackberry Winter by Sarah Jio (published October 2012 by Plume / Penguin)
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (published June 2012 by Crown / Random House)
The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey (published February 2012 by Reagan Arthur / Hachette)
The Underside of Joy by Sere Prince Halverson (published January 2012 by Dutton / Penguin)
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman (published July 2012 by Scribner / S&S)
The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns by Margaret Dilloway (published August 2012 by Putnam / Penguin)