Book Club

The book club run by the Discovery Library and the Derriford Centre for Health and Wellbeing stopped March 2020. There are no plans for future meetings, but thanks to all of those who took part.

Some of the reviews given by members of the book club can be seen below. Copies of these titles are available to borrow from the Discovery Library if UHPT, Livewell or other local NHS staff and students wanted to see if they agree.


Date Book Reviews from group members
Jan 2020 Moonglow

by Michael Chabon

Dec 2019 Before the fall

by Noah Hawley

Nov 2019 Illuminations

by Andrew O’Hagan

Oct 2019 Who killed Piet Barol?

by Richard Mason

Sept 2019 The Noise of Time
by Julian Barnes
Jul 2019 Holding
by Graham Norton
Jun 2019 Cleaner of Chartres
by Salley Vickers
Apr 2019 Uncommon Type
by Tom Hanks
Mar 2019 When I was invisible
by Dorothy Koomson
Feb 2019 The Other Side of the Dale by Gervase Phinn oct18
Jan 2019 The Good Liar by Nicholas Searle oct18
Dec 2018 Exit West by Mohsin Hamid oct18
Nov 2018 The Dry by Jane Harper oct18
Oct 2018 The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan oct18