Carmichael's Community Book Club

2720 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206

Founded in October 2014, Carmichael's Community Book Club was formed by the people and for the people. We select books quarterly reading the best titles around. Meetings are the last Wednesday of every month at 7pm. We do not meet in December. Our club has over 20 members and we are growing daily! Come for one book or join us for all of our meetings. We provide a venue, a facillitated book discussion and refreshments. For more information about book club contact us at or stop into the store.

Spring 2019

January 30 - The Great Halifax Explosion by John U. Bacon

February 27 - Circe by Madeline Miller

March 27 - The Gloaming by Melanie Finn

April 24 - House of Names by Colm Tóibín


The Great Halifax Explosion: A World War I Story of Treachery, Tragedy, and Extraordinary Heroism Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062666536
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available in 1-3 days.
Published: William Morrow - November 7th, 2017

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The riveting, tick-tock account of the largest manmade explosion in history prior to the atomic bomb, and the equally astonishing tales of survival and heroism that emerged from the ashes, from acclaimed New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon

Circe Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316556323
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now.
Published: Back Bay Books - April 9th, 2019

"A bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story," this #1 New York Times bestseller "manages to be both epic and intimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right" (Alexandra Alter, The New York Times).

The Gloaming Cover Image
ISBN: 9781937512477
Availability: On Our Shelves Now, Please Click Through for Each Location's Stock
Published: Two Dollar Radio - September 20th, 2016

"Deeply satisfying. Finn is a remarkably confident and supple storyteller. The Gloaming] deserves major attention."
--John Williams, New York Times

House of Names: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501140228
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Published: Scribner - March 6th, 2018

* A Washington Post Notable Fiction Book of the Year
* Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, The Guardian, The Boston Globe, St.

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