December is one of two Chapter Free For All months throughout the year. Chapters can select a local read or take a break for the holidays.
See below for our various selections that stretch across multiple genres:
Oakland/East Bay Chapter
Chick Lit theme
The only things that Sharita, Thursday, Risa, and Tammy have in common are their disastrous love lives. But the year three of them turn 30 will be different, they... (more)
Was meeting again an unfortunate twist of fate? Or was it just serendipity? Julia McKinnon was convinced she’d found the one – the man of her dreams, the most seductive, experienced lover she’d ever known – and the night they’d spent... (more)
Washington, DC/DMV Area Chapter
Short Story Collection theme
An electric debut story collection about young African-American and mixed-race teens, women, and men struggling to find a place in their families and communities.
In "Harvest," a college student's unplanned pregnancy forces her to confront... (more)
In Singing with the Sirens, experts Ellyn Bell and Stacey Bell address the long term complex trauma that results from the sexual abuse and exploitation of girls and young women, drawing on their personal and professional experiences to explore... (more)