Book Clubs

DON’T READ ALONE – JOIN A BOOK CLUB!

For more information, or to sign up, please email The Development Team

Engaging Fiction

A great mix of new and classic fiction. Monthly on Mondays at 5:30pm in Porter Hall.
November 26th – “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” by Mark Haddon
December 17th – “The Immortalists” by Chloe Benjamin
January 28th – “Talk Before Sleep” by Elizabeth Berg
February 25th – “One Hundred Years of Solitude” by Gabriel Garcia
March 25th – “A Tree Grows In Brooklyn” by Betty Smith
April 29th – “All The Light We Cannot See” by Anthony Doerr
May 27th – “The Joy Luck Club” by Amy Tan
June 24th – “Middlesex” by Jeffrey Eugenides

Sweet Reads

Short stories for readers who like their fiction short and sweet! Monthly on Mondays at 5:30pm in the Library Atrium. Each month we read the short stories published weekly on the Library of America website. You can find the Story of the Week, and join the email to receive them delivered right to your inbox every Sunday, HERE!
Meeting Dates:
November 19th
December 10th
January 21st
February 18th
March 18th
April 22nd
May 20th
June 17th 

Other Worlds

Science Fiction and Fantasy Fun! Monthly on Tuesdays at 5pm in the Library Atrium.
November 27th – “Stardust” by Neil Gaiman
December 18th – “Witchmark” by C.L. Polk
January 29th – “The Eyre Affair” by Jasper Fforde
February 26th – “Borne” by Jeff Vandameer
March 26th – “Station 11” by Emily St. John Mandel
April 30th – “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” by Philip K. Dick
May 28th – “The Last Sun” by K.D. Edwards
June 25th – “Kings of the Wyld” by Nicholas Eames

In My Life

Memoirs and Biographies. Meets monthly on Thursdays at 4pm at the Skidompha Secondhand Book Shop. 
November 29th – “Angela’s Ashes” by Frank McCourt
December 20th – “Me Talk Pretty One Day” by David Sedaris
January 24th – “Just Kids” by Patti Smith
February 21st – “Bossypants” by Tina Fey
March 21st – “Born A Crime” by Trevor Noah
April 25th – “Born Standing Up” by Steve Martin
May 23rd – “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly” by Jean-Dominique Bauby
June 20th – “Into Thin Air” by Jon Krakauer

Resilient Girls

A Book Club for 4th and 5th grade girls and their parents. Girls face many challenges that can thwart their ability to develop a strong, honest voice expressing who they are. Girls Leadership (see girlsleadership.org) is an exciting program dedicated to teaching girls skills to exercise the power of their voice. For more information, please email the Development Team.