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Book Discussion Group

The Library's Book Discussion Group is an opportunity for adults to get together once a month, from September to June, to discuss a book, which is usually a contemporary fiction or non-fiction title. Copies of the book to be discussed are available at the Information Services Desk one month before the scheduled group meeting. The program is open to all and refreshments are served.

The Book Group meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Discussions are led by Adult Services Librarian Paul Kibala. 

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Previous Book Discussion Group Titles

2024 Book Discussion Titles

by Anthony Bourdain
by Taylor Jenkins Reid
by Deanna Raybourn
by Gabrielle Zevin
by Tess Gunty
by Emma Straub

2023 Book Discussion Titles

by Taylor Jenkins Reid
by Julie Kibler
by Josh Malerman
by Emily St. John Mandel
by Peter Heller
by Linda Holmes
by Matt Haig
by Andrew Sean Greer
by Colson Whitehead
by Susan Orlean

2022 Book Discussion Titles

by Ann Patchett
by Simone St. James
by Marie Benedict
by Michael Ondaatje

2021 Book Discussion Titles

by Rebecca Serle
by J.D. Vance
by Emily St. John Mandel
by A.J. Pearce

2020 Book Discussion Titles

by Elly Griffiths
by Karen Thompson Walker
by Chloe Benjamin
by J.D. Vance
by Michael Ondaatje

2019 Book Discussion Titles

by Elizabeth Berg
by J. Courtney Sullivan
by Celeste Ng
by Lisa Wingate
by Trevor Noah
by Lisa Ko

2018 Book Discussion Titles

by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
by George Saunders
by Daryl Gregory
by Jesmyn Ward
by Ariel Levy
by Christina Baker Kline
by Jacqueline Woodson
by Emma Cline
by Malcolm Gladwell

2017 Book Discussion Titles

by J. Ryan Stradal
by Emma Straub
by Kent Haruf
by Yaa Gyasi
by Anna Quindlen
by Ann Patchett
by Lily King
by Alice Hoffman
by Chris Bohjalian
by Helen Macdonald

2016 Book Discussion Titles

by by Susan Cain
by by Colum McCann
by by Liane Moriarty
by by Frederik Backman
by by Emily St. John Mandel
by by William Kent Krueger
by by Brian Morton
by by Sue Monk Kidd

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