The Confession Club



The Confession ClubIn a captivating novel from the bestselling author of The Story of Arthur Truluv, a group of women in Mason, Missouri discover that best friends are made by sharing secrets.It all started as a supper club, a group gathering monthly to share homemade dinners, until the night one woman made a startling revelation After that, the Confession Club decided to meet weekly to feast not only on dinner, but on admissions of misdeeds, embarrassments, and insecurities When Iris Winters and Maddy Harris are invited to the club, they find that it s just what each of them needs Iris hasn t yet told anyone about the unlikely man who has captured her attention, and Maddy has come back home to escape a problem too big for her to confront The Confession Club is a heartwarming and illuminating book about women, friendship, and how sharing the secrets we re afraid of revealing can actually bring us closer. New Read The Confession Club author Elizabeth Berg For Kindle ePUB or eBook – therehabboutique.co.uk

Elizabeth Berg is the New York Times bestselling author of many novels, including We Are All Welcome Here, The Year of Pleasures, The Art of Mending, Say When, True to Form, Never Change, and Open House, which was an Oprah s Book Club selection in 2000 Durable Goods and Joy School were selected as ALA Best Books of the Year, and Talk Before Sleep was short listed for the ABBY Award in 1996 The winner of the 1997 New England Booksellers Award for her body of work, Elizabeth Berg is also the author of a nonfiction work, Escaping into the Open The Art of Writing True She lives in Chicago.

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  • Hardcover
  • 304 pages
  • The Confession Club
  • Elizabeth Berg
  • 12 December 2019
  • 1984855174

10 thoughts on “The Confession Club

  1. Angela M says:

    3.5 starsThis was a quick read and one that I knew would be sweet and uplifting, given the first two books in the series I was not disappointed on my return visit to Mason, Missouri, and with some characters that I connected with in the first two books I d go back if Berg writes another My favorite is still the first book The Story of ...

  2. Nilufer Ozmekik says:

    THREE, it s good but not dramatic, heartbreaking, tear jerker, ugly crier or so memorable kind of story, I was expecting somethingmoving, shaking, captivating but I think this is too sweet, soft and fast reading for me STARS I think I m having a bad day as a grader Lately I read five starred books so my likeness level reached to the top With the fascinating and mind bending releases of this month, my expectation level and satisfaction levels pushed up and hit the ceiling As soon as I saw THREE, it s good but not dramatic, heartbreaking, tear jerker, ugly crier or so memorable kind of story, I was expecting somethingmoving, shaking, captivating but I think this is too sweet, soft and fast reading for me STARS I think I m having a bad day as a grader Lately I read five starred books so my likeness level reached to the top With the fascinating and mind bending releases of this month, my expectation level and satisfaction levels pushed up and hit the ceiling As soon as I saw the name Elizabeth Berg, the author of The Story of Arthur Truluv , I clicked the request button and next day I miraculously saw the book on my shelf, felt like NetGalley genies left their bottles to make my wish come true I literally danced as a celebration I have never been delightful so long from since I had seen my husband s pale face when I d ordered two hundred books onl...

  3. Debra says:

    Supper Club becomes Confession Club in this book where various women from Mason, Missouri come together to share their secrets, insecurities, and intimate desires What is said in Confession club stays in Confession Club The group invites Iris Winters and Maddy Harris from the previous books in the series to join them, and the club is just what these women needed.Maddy has returned to Mason to escape a problem that she is not ready to handle Iris is conflicted about her relationship with the Supper Club becomes Confession Club in this book where various women from Mason, Missouri come together to share their secrets, insecurities, and intimate desires What is said in Confession club stays in Confession Club The group invites Iris Winters and Maddy Harris from the previous books in the series to jo...

  4. Diane S ☔ says:

    Predictable, comfort food yes, but she tackled the many problems facing women today and used different age groups to do so Self doubt, assisted suicide, the aging body, the mistakes made in the past that continue to haunt, street people and the problems facing returning vets. Her books are easy going, quick reads, told in a light hearted manner One comes to r...

  5. Lori says:

    This is a type of book I don t usually read but Elizabeth Berg s The Story of Arthur Truluv was pressed upon me by a lot of people like stones were pressed upon Giles Corey Just the name Truluv broke my cute meter But unlike poor Giles, I was left smiling I was pleasantly surprised I really liked it I gave it four stars and noted that while Berg s writing is so simple it reads like a primer, the characters are loveable and it s a quick and satisfying read This is 3 in the series she This is a type of book I don t usually read but Elizabeth Berg s The Story of Arthur Truluv was pressed upon me by a lot of people like stones were pressed upon Giles Corey Just the name Truluv broke my cute meter But unlike poor Giles, I was left smiling I was pleasantly surprised I really liked it I gave it four stars and noted that while Berg s writing is so simple it reads lik...

  6. Liz says:

    As a member of two book clubs with only women, I see up close how we share and rely on each other And we re the same ages as the older members of The Confession Club Not young any, not old, but looking down at old like it s a pool she s going to have to dive into soon I m not sure I would be as brave or foolhardy as Iris, befriending John But I loved that storyline The writing is gorgeous and there are some wonderful ideas, like a psychic divorce The book reminds me in some ways of As a member of two book clubs with only women, I see up close how we share and rely on each other And we re the same ages as the older members of The Confession Club Not young any, not old, but looking down at old like it s a pool she s going to have to dive into soon I m not sure I would be as brave or foolhardy as Iris, befriending John But I loved that storyline The writing is gorgeous and there are some wonderful ideas, like a psychic divorce The book reminds me in some ways of Olive...

  7. JanB says:

    In this installment of the Mason, Missouri series, a Supper Club turns into a Confession Club, where the women disclose the secret parts of their lives Intimacy grows when we learn that our friends aren t perfect and we all carry these things inside of us That s what life is, at its best A confession club people admitting to doubts and fears and failures That s what brings us closer to one another, our imperfections I love Elizabeth Berg because her writing often gives a voice to what s In this installment of the Mason, Missouri series, a Supper Club turns into a Confession Club, where the women disclose the secret parts of their lives Intimacy grows when we learn that our friends aren t perfect and we all carry these things inside of us That s what life is, at its best A confession club people admitting to doubts and fears and failures That s what brings us closer to one another, our imperfections I love Elizabeth Berg because her writing often gives a voice to what s in my heart, but she says it mucheloquently than I could Unfortunately, of the 3 books in this series, this was my least favorite I loved that the club had members of varying ages, including women of a certain age However, the confessions often fell into the silly stealing ...

  8. Holly says:

    The Confession Club is a fun and fast read, much like a beach read It s a heartwarming and comfortable story about friendship, love, honesty, and second chances While this is the third book in the Mason Series, it is a completely a stand alone story and Berg fills in any missing details that you need to know Just be warned that whether you read the first two books or not, you may find the beginning rather confusing like I did even though I read Books 1 The Story of Arthur Truluv and 2 The Confession Club is a fun and fast read, much like a beach read It s a heartwarming and comfortable story about friendship, love, honesty, and second chances While this is the third book in the Mason Series, it is a completely a stand alone story and Berg fills in any missing details that you need to know Just be warned that whether you read the first two books or not, you may find the beginning rather confusing like I did even though I read Books 1 The Story of Arthur Truluv and 2 Night of Miracles.It was not easy for me to become engaged with this book and the characters The first chapter introduced eight people, none of which were in the first two books, and I wasn t able to get a feel for any of them With chapter 2, the focus honed in on two main characters and I began to enjoy th...

  9. *TUDOR^QUEEN* says:

    3.5 StarsThis is the third installment of the series of books which began with the beautiful and outstanding The Story of Arthur Truluv and was followed by the touching Night of Miracles While the two successive books are lovely reads, for me they do not measure up to the 5 star quality of the first book They each can be read as standalones, but you are doing yourself a disservice by not reading The Story of Arthur Truluv first.For a brief recap, in the first book Arthur is an elderly grieving 3.5 StarsThis is the third installment of the series of books which began with the beautiful and outstanding The Story of Arthur Truluv and was followed by the touching Night of Miracles While the two successive books are lovely reads, for me they do not measure up to the 5 star quality of the first book They each can be read as standalones, but you are doing yourself a disservice by not reading The Story of Arthur Truluv first.For a brief recap, in the first book Arthur is an elderly grieving widower who visits his wife at the cemetery daily, eating lunch by her grave Unknowingly, troubled teenager Maddy has regularly found refuge in the cemetery and has witnessed Arthur from afar When they finally meet it s the spark that creates a kind of new family for Arthur, who was never able ...

  10. Donna says:

    There s a certain type of story or book that I classify as a Good Housekeeping tale This moniker comes from my childhood, when I would read stories from my mother s magazines such as Redbook and Good Housekeeping I haven t read either of those magazines in many years, so what I remember from way, WAY back then may not still hold true, but this is my memory Redbook stories were often edgy, with subjects and endings that didn t conform to a set pattern, and although certainly not what I would There s a certain type of story or book that I classify as a Good Housekeeping tale This moniker comes from my childhood, when I would read stories from my mother s magazines such as Redbook and Good Housekeeping I haven t read either of those magazines in many years, so what I remember from way, WAY back then may not still hold true, but this is my memory Redbook stories were often edgy, with subjects and endings that didn t conform to a set pattern, and although certainly not what I would call risqu , the themes were definitely adult I loved them Good Housekeeping stories, on the other hand, were usually muchpredictable The stories were mostly wholesome, romantic, boy meets girl tales, with tied up in a neat little bow endings Entertaining enough, but a little boring and often sweet enough to set your teeth on edge Can you tell where I m going with this This was my first Elizabeth Berg novel, and it s going in the Good Housekee...

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