Oprah's Book Club FAQ
A: You can order a hardcover or e-book online, or get a copy at your local bookstore or library. You can also get started with this free preview.
Q: Can I read the book if I don't live in the United States?
A: The Underground Railroad is currently available in Canada and Australia, and it will be published by Fleet Books/Hachette in the U.K. on November 3. It will be available in more countries in 2017.
Q: How do I sign up for the Oprah's Book Club newsletter? What do I get?
A: You can sign up to receive the Oprah's Book Club newsletter here (second row; middle). You'll receive the latest updates from Oprah's book club, exclusive content and interviews, opportunities to interact with our experts—and each other, plus much more.
Q: How do I participate in the conversation via Twitter?
A: Tweet your thoughts using the #oprahsbookclub hashtag.
Q: How do I join the discussion on Goodreads?
A: You can join the the Oprah's Book Club Goodreads group where we'll be posting videos and discussion questions.
Q: Can I see Colson Whitehead on tour?
A: Yes, he's visiting cities across the U.S.; you can find the schedule of his readings and signings here.
Q: Can I ask Colson Whitehead questions online?
A: Yes! He will be answering your questions on Goodreads on August 11 and on O's Facebook page August 23 at 3pm ET. Join our Goodreads group and like us on Facebook to be notified when those conversations are happening.
Q: How does an author get his or her book reviewed for the Oprah's Book Club?
A: Oprah's Book Club 2.0 is unlike any other in the way that Oprah Winfrey picks the books on her own. That being the case, we don't accept submissions from authors—but we deeply appreciate all the authors who are interested in being a part of our book club and all the hard work they dedicate to their art.