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Book Discussion Groups

The Library offers several book clubs catering to a wide range of reading interests. Please join us. Check our online calendar for specific dates. The titles listed below are available from the Information Desk.

Discussion Group Schedule

Mystery Book Club
Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Mystery Book Club meets the 1st Wednesday of the month at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments are served. Discussions are moderated by Dr. Carole Shmurak.

Fall 2015 - City of Angels
The state of California looms large in the history of mysteries. Dashiell Hammett’s The Maltese Falcon, set in San Francisco, and Raymond Chandler’s The Big Sleep, set in Los Angeles, essentially began the “hard-boiled” tradition of American mysteries. This fall, we’ll concentrate on mysteries set in L.A., but who knows? We may return to the Golden State again…

  • December 9 (snow date Thursday, December 10)
    Dating Dead Men by Harley Jane Kozak

Spring 2016 - And the Award Goes to… (multiple award winners)

  • February 3 (snow date: Thursday, February 4)
    I.O.U. by Nancy Pickard
  • March 2 (snow date: Thursday, March 3)
    She Walks These Hills by Sharyn McCrumb
  • April 6 (snow date: Thursday, April 7)
    Blood Work by Michael Connelly
  • May 4
    Winter and Night by S.J. Rozan
  • June 1
    What the Dead Know by Laura Lippman

Thursday Night Book Club
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

  • December 17
    A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Adults Read YA
Rotating Tuesdays & Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

  • Thursday, December 3
    My Most Excellent Year by Steve Kluger
  • Thursday, January 28
    Boy 21 by Matthew Quick

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