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All She Wrote Books

All She Wrote Books Presents: August Breakfast Club

All She Wrote Books is thrilled to announce our Sunday morning book club in-store, called Breakfast Club!

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All She Wrote Books Presents: August Breakfast Club
All She Wrote Books Presents: August Breakfast Club

Time & Location

Aug 13, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

All She Wrote Books, 451 Artisan Way, Somerville, MA 02145, USA

About the Event

All She Wrote Books is thrilled to announce our third Sunday morning book club in-store, called Breakfast Club

Our book club selections feature diverse and thought-provoking literature, with a focus on LGBTQ+ and feminist literature. Each book has been carefully chosen to inspire meaningful discussions and offer unique perspectives on love, identity, and belonging.

For August's book club selection, we will be reading You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty by Akwaeke Emezi. Join us on August 13th at 10:30am at the bookstore, for a lively discussion. We will also have donuts and coffee from Union Square Donuts!

Tickets are limited to due to capacity at the bookstore, and each ticket will include either a copy of the breakfast book club pick or a $5 All She Wrote Books gift card.

There are many ways to obtain a copy of the book (aside from your public library) — you can purchase it through,, or to help support our work.

Our event has a limited capacity and we want to ensure that as many people as possible are able to attend. By letting us know that you can no longer attend, we can open up your spot to someone on our waitlist who is eager to participate.


A New York Times bestselling author, National Book Award finalist, and “one of our greatest living writers” (Shondaland) reimagines the love story in this fresh and seductive novel about a young woman seeking joy while healing from loss.

A Good Morning America Buzz Pick, a Best Romance of 2022 by The New York Times and The Washington Post, and a Most Anticipated Book of 2022 by Oprah Daily, Vulture, Harper’s Bazaar, Thrillist, Essence, Good Housekeeping, Glamour, Marie Claire, Parade, Bustle, BuzzFeed, Refinery29, Business Insider, The Guardian, Financial Times, PopSugar, Book Riot, LitHub, Bookish, LGBTQ Reads, and more!  “A deeply heartfelt romance novel.” —Marie Claire  “An unabashed ode to living with, and despite, pain and mortality.” —The New York Times Book Review


Akwaeke Emezi is a Nigerian fiction writer and video artist, best known for their novels Freshwater, Pet, and their New York Times bestselling novel The Death of Vivek Oji. Emezi is a generalist who writes speculative fiction, romance, memoir and poetry for both young adults and adults with mostly LGBT themes.

Our Book Club Guidelines

  • We strive for a thoughtful and respectful discussion of the featured book and its related themes.
  • You do not have to have finished the book to participate, but we ask that you contribute to the discussion in whatever way you feel comfortable.
  • We do not tolerate demeaning, discriminatory, or harassing behavior and speech.
  • While you are not eating or drinking, we ask that we please mask up during book club. 


  • Ticket + gift card

    **PLEASE READ**: Entry for 1 person to the Breakfast Club. Includes 1 All She Wrote gift card, to be picked up at the bookstore when you check in for the event.

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  • Ticket + Book (Pickup)

    *Please read: Includes general admission to the breakfast club and 1 copy of You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty by Akawaeke Emezi, to be picked up at All She Wrote Books (451 Artisan Way in Somerville). You will notified by email and phone when your book club order is ready for pickup.

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