Book Clubs

DON’T READ ALONE – JOIN A BOOK CLUB!

Check back for EVEN MORE book clubs coming in Fall 2018!
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.
September 24th – “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrick Backman
October 29th – “The Goldfinch” by Donna Tartt
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. Stay tuned for a full list of our titles!!!
September 17th – “Kiss Kiss” by Roald Dahl, the stories “Mrs. Bixby and the Colonel’s Coat” and “William and Mary”
October 22nd – TBD
November 19th – TBD
December 10th – TBD
January 21st – TBD
February 18th – TBD
March 18th – TBD
April 22nd – TBD
May 20th – TBD
June 17th – TBD

Other Worlds

Science Fiction and Fantasy Fun! Monthly on Tuesdays at 6pm in the Library Atrium.
September 25th – “The Keeper of Lost Things” by Ruth Hogan

October 30th – “Medusa Uploaded” by Emily Devenport
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. 
September 20th – “Running With Scissors” by Augusten Burroughs
October 25th – “The Sound Of Gravel” by Ruth Wariner
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. STAY TUNED FOR FALL 2018 DATES AND TIMES!