Eason Book Club: June/ July Selections
Every month, we share our book recommendations with you through Eason Book Club. Chosen from our favourite reads, bestsellers and critically acclaimed books across all genres, we have something for all book lovers, no matter what you’re into.
This month’s book of the month is Conversations With Friends by Sally Rooney.
For a look at all of our recommended titles this month, visit our Book Club page on Easons.com.
Sally Rooney has produced an incredibly raw novel exploring friendship, loyalty, love, sex and the challenges of navigating intimate relationships which eschew traditional boundaries. A compelling read, this novel is sure to spark conversation and debate in readers. A new literary voice for Irish millennials, Rooney is an Irish author to watch.
Arundhati Roy makes an eagerly awaited return with ‘The Ministry of Utmost Happiness’, her first novel since the Booker Prize winning and much acclaimed ‘The God of Small Things’. Once again set in India, it is a beautifully written and heart-wrenching tale spanning over 50 years. Moving, comical and wonderful, this is a novel which will endure.
A mother and son are caught up in a terrifying incident at a zoo where a gunman is on the loose. This atmospheric and harrowing thriller is an electrifying read which questions just how far a parent will go to protect their child.
A fiercely poignant story about Ginny, a girl who has lived for years in foster care and who is trying to put right the heart-breaking mistakes of the past by searching her forever home. It’s an extraordinary and powerful debut novel with a lead character who will stay in your mind long after you’ve finished reading.