We’ve rounded up 13 of Reese Witherspoon’s latest, amazing book club selections to put on your must-read list this spring and her thoughts on each.
Reese Witherspoon + books + 13 million Instagram followers = one big, happy book club.
If you are book lover (like yours truly) always in search of your next great read, you might want to check out Reese Witherspoon’s incredibly popular book club on Instagram.
Her highly anticipated book club selections are posted monthly (often becoming an instant success), so you’ll always have amazing reading inspiration on what book to pick up next.
I’ll read what she’s reading!
You Think It, I’ll Say It: Stories (2018)
By Curtis Sittenfeld
“I really loved all the characters in this book. They’re so complex and interesting, and in every story, you’ll find them going through these pivotal moments in their lives. Oh, and my company Hello Sunshine is developing a TV series based on this collection of short stories. Can’t wait to hear what you think!” – Reese Witherspoon (May, 2018).
Happiness: A Memoir – The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After (2017)
By Heather Harpham
“A beautiful memoir that follows Heather’s story as she gives birth to a baby girl, Gracie, whose health – and life – are at stake. Heather connects with Gracie’s father as their daughter fights for her life, and the harrowing events that follow will have you up all night, reading to find out what happens next. There’s heartbreak, joy, and lots of love – I won’t give it away, but trust me: Have your tissues ready. I really loved this memoir, and I know you will too!” – Reese Witherspoon (April, 2018).
Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows: A Novel (2018)
By Balli Kaur Jaswal
“Something for everyone: romance, a murder mystery, and family drama. The story follows Nikki, a young British-Punjabi woman who’s struggling to find her place in the world. When she starts teaching a writing class to older women in a community she once distanced herself from, she finds herself in the most unexpected of scandals. Get ready book club – there are so many thrilling twists and turns, and you won’t be able to get enough of these characters.” – Reese Witherspoon (March, 2018).
The Light We Lost (2018)
By Jill Santopolo
“A page-turning love story that spans decades and continents as two lovers try to return to each other. This book kept me up all night, turning the pages to find out. Can’t tell you the ending but definitely have tissues close by! I loved it!” – Reese Witherspoon (February, 2018).
Braving the Wilderness (2017)
By Brene Brown
“This is the perfect book for reflection. It really made me stop and think about the important things in life: having the courage to be confident in your decisions, the importance of connecting to others, as well as being thoughtful and open to having conversations with those who may have different opinions than you.” – Reese Witherspoon (January, 2018).
The Last Mrs. Parrish (2017)
By Liv Constantine
“You will not be able to put this down. It’s a psychological thriller about a woman who conceives a plan to manipulate her way into the life of a married couple. Filled with envy, deception, and power, it’s a great reading escape. And there’s a thrilling twist at the end!” – Reese Witherspoon (December, 2017).
This is the Story of a Happy Marriage (2014)
By Ann Patchett
“A collection of essays that explores what it means to have friends, fall in love, struggle, and succeed. Reading this book is like talking to one of your best friends. I think you’ll enjoy it!” – Reese Witherspoon (November, 2017).
The Rules of Magic (2017)
By Alice Hoffman
“A story about magic, curses, and the power of love. I just know you’ll love this book and the Owens family as much as I do. Happy reading!” – Reese Witherspoon (October, 2017).
Little Fires Everywhere (2017)
By Celeste Ng
“To say I love this book is an understatement. It’s a deep psychological mystery about the power of motherhood, the intensity of teenage love, and the danger of perfection. It moved me to tears.” – Reese Witherspoon (September, 2017).
The Lying Game (2017)
By Ruth Ware
“Can you imagine something you did as a teenager coming back to haunt you 17 years later? That’s the journey this book takes you on. Four friends from high school bound together by a dark secret get pulled back together with one cryptic text. Will someone find out the truth? Will one of the women break the pact? So many questions . . . until the very last page! Needless to say, I could not put this book down!” – Reese Witherspoon (August, 2017).
The Alice Network (2017)
By Kate Quinn
“I think you’ll really enjoy this exciting and fast-paced story about a pregnant American socialite who teams up with a female ex-spy and a hot-tempered young soldier in the aftermath of WWII. A story of courage and redemption. Happy reading!” – Reese Witherspoon (July, 2017).
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (2017)
By Gail Honeyman
“Beautifully written and INCREDIBLY funny! About the importance of friendship and human connection. I fell in LOVE with Eleanor, an eccentric and regimented loner whose life beautifully unfolds after a chance encounter with a stranger. I think you will fall in love too!” – Reese Witherspoon (May, 2017).
The Woman in Cabin 10 (2017)
By Ruth Ware
“An edge of your seat thriller set on the most beautiful yacht in the world. Full of great characters and twists, y’all should check it out!” – Reese Witherspoon (February, 2017).