Islington Reads is a church book club open to all. It is a project of Islington United Church in partnership with A Novel Spot Bookshop.  We are pleased to share our Summer Reading List for 2022. Enjoy!


Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt

Bloomsbury Girls by Natalie Jenner

Every Summer After by Carley Fortune

Such Big Dreams by Reema Patel

Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

Nosy Parker by Lesley Crewe


Death in Brittany by Jean Luc Bannalec

Murder of Mr. Wickham by Claudia Gray

Cover Art by Vanessa Westermann

The Island by Adrian McKinty


305 Lost Buildings of Canada by Raymond Biesinger and Alex Bozikovic

Forest Walking by Peter Wohlleben and Jane Billinghurst

Antarctic Pioneer by Joanna Kafarowski

Run Towards the Danger by Sarah Polley

My Mother’s Daughter: A Memoir of Struggle and Triumph by Perdita Felicien

Nowhere Girl by Cheryl Diamond

A World Without Email by Cal Newport

Questions Are the Answer by Hal Gregersen

Please note:

A Novel Spot will be taking a vacation starting July 10 but books can still be ordered by calling 416-233-2665 and leaving a message. The store will be open from 11 am to 5 pm on the following dates: July 14, July 23, July 28, August 6, August 11 and August 13 to pick up orders and buy books.