Evening Book Discussion Group

Beginning in January 2017, the group will meet every second Thursday of the month (excluding August) at 7pm in the Library Conference Room. Books for the next meeting are available at the Adult Reference Desk beginning the Saturday after each month's meeting.

  • Thursday, October 12: The Wright Brothers by David McCullough - discussion questions from LitLovers.com
  • Thursday, November 9: Digging to America by Anne Tyler - discussion questions from LitLovers.com
  • Thursday, December 14: Holiday potluck gathering - Bring a dish to pass and tell us the best book you read in 2017 (whether or not it was a Book Discussion Group selection).
Past Book Discussion Group reads:

2017
The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
The Nest 
by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande
Neverhome by Laird Hunt
Broken for You
 by Stephanie Kallos
The Lowland
 by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender

2016

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II by Denise Kiernan
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
Wonder by R. J. Palacio
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer 
The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin

2015
The Magicians by Lev Grossman
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander 
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
Enon by Paul Harding
The Orphan Master's Son by Adam Johnson
Divergent by Veronica Roth
Candide by Voltaire
Clara & Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien