Book Club: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Book club: Eleanor Elephant is completely fine by Gail Honeyman

Henpicked’s book of the month for August 2018…

Book club: Eleanor Elephant is completely fine by Gail HoneymanWe are so grateful to Jane, our book club member, for the superb recommendation for July’s book of the month The Island by Victoria Hislop. Thank you from all of us and we loved it!

If you haven’t shared your thoughts yet, please do let us know what you thought of it and join in the conversation at the bottom of the article on Disqus. What did you think of it? Would you recommend it to a friend?

This month’s book has been recommended by Misia Smith (first – we had a few recommendations for this one). £20 Amazon voucher on the way. Thank you to everyone else for their suggestions – some great ones which may turn up on other months. Please keep the suggestions coming in.

We’ve chosen Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman has won lots of praise and the reviews are fabulous:

  • Winner of the Costa First Novel Award 2017
  • Longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2018
  • No.1 Sunday Times bestseller

‘Funny, touching and unpredictable’ Jojo Moyes (and we loved her book!)

It’s soon to be made into a movie too by Reece Witherspoon – we do love comparison the book and film.

We hope you enjoy it!

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We’re looking for 10 book champions so if you would like to volunteer, please let us know. We give each a FREE copy of the book of the month in return for hearing what they think of it.

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Just like last month, we’ll let our book club subscribers have some key points about the book to think about throughout the month and in the meantime, enjoy!

Feel free to jump into the discussion about the book at any time during the month using Disqus. This is ready and waiting for you and shows up at the bottom of this page. It’s free to sign up and once you are logged in, you can comment on any of the articles on the Henpicked website.

Other book suggestions

Please let us know if you have any recommendations!

We welcome you all and remember there is no right or wrong with reading – everyone’s opinion counts.

Happy reading!!