The UVA Alumni Association’s Corner Book Club is a virtual book club for alums of all ages featuring a range of titles by UVA alumnae authors.
Corner Book Club members can read along anytime, anywhere and have the opportunity to recommend titles, vote on reading selections throughout the year, connect on a private online forum, and participate in special virtual events with alumnae authors.
Want to know more about the Corner Book Club? Check out these Frequently Asked Questions.
What We’re Reading Now
The Corner Book Club is reading The Distant Dead by alumna Heather Young (Col ’86, Law ’91) from October 14–December 16. A virtual event with Heather will take place on December 15 from 12-1 p.m. ET. Register now to join us live.
Our Next Read
The Corner Book Club looks forward to reading Why Fish Don’t Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life by alumna Lulu Miller (Grad ’12) in the New Year from January 6 – March 10. Join the Corner Book Club so you’re ready to jump in when reading begins.
July 2021 – June 2022 Potential Reading Selections
Corner Book Club members have the opportunity to vote on reading selections throughout the year.
Corner Book Club members have already enjoyed reading these works by UVA alumnae authors.
The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter – And How to Make the Most of Them Now
by Meg Jay (Col ’92)
The League of Wives: The Untold Story of the Women Who Took on the U.S. Government to Bring Their Husbands Home
by Heath Hardage Lee (Grad ’95)
Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II
by Liza Mundy (Grad ’87)