The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Join the Ohio State Alumni Book Club
Saturday, December 31, 2022

Join the Ohio State Alumni Book Club

Read along with fellow Buckeyes!

Whether you are already an avid reader or are looking to cultivate new reading habits, this book club has something for everyone.

  • May 27–July 22, 2022: A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende

A Long Petal of the Sea is a 2019 novel by Chilean author Isabel Allende. This epic novel spanning decades and crossing continents follows two young people as they flee the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War in search of a place to call home.

Membership is free. You simply need to borrow or purchase a copy of the book.

Previous selections have included:

  • Dopesick by Beth Macy
  • Grit by Angela Duckworth
  • The Outsider by Stephen King
  • The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
  • The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Why Join? To enjoy regular discussions with fellow alumni, learn from published experts, and share personal and professional insights.


Registration is ongoing, join at any time.


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