A Guide to the No-Obligation Book Club

You’d love to join a book club—if it operated on your ideal schedule. And now you can: Be a part of Real Simple’s online No-Obligation Book Club. See what we’re reading now, what we’ve already read, what noted authors have revealed to us in exclusive Q&A’s, and more.

What We're Reading

February: The Portable Veblen

Book club chooses read by Elizabeth Mckenzie

January 2016: Grave of Hummingbirds

No-Obligation Book Club selects read by Jennifer Skutelsky

December 2015: Wreckage

No-Obligation Book Club picks read by Emily Bleeker

November 2015: Big Little Lies

The No-Obligation Book Club picks novel by Liane Moriarty

October 2015: Gold Fame Citrus

The No-Obligation Book Club chooses read by Claire Vaye Watkins.

Author Q&A's, Recent Books, and More

7 Questions for Author Ellen Green on Her Debut Novel

She answers questions about our book club pick, The Book of James.

It’s a Michelle Huneven Fest!

Lots of news about the author of our May read, “Blame.”

Mary Karr Answers Readers’ Questions About The Liars’ Club

The author does a Q&A with members of the No-Obligation Book Club.