Book Discussion Group

Classics Book Discussion Group Reading List

Led by Gretchen Quinn

The Classics Book Discussion Group meets the last Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m.

Reading List
TitleAuthorDiscussion Date
The Unbearable Lightness of BeingMilan KunderaJan 29th 2020
Looking Backward, 2000-1887Edward BellamyFeb 26th 2020
A Raisin in the Sun - CANCELEDLorraine HansberryMar 18th 2020
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall-CANCELEDAnne BrontëApr 29th 2020
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz- CANCELEDL. Frank BaumMay 27th 2020
Tobacco Road CANCELEDErskine CaldwellJun 24th 2020
Robinson Crusoe CANCELEDDaniel DefoeJul 29th 2020
Things Fall Apart CANCELEDChinua AchebeAug 26th 2020
As I Lay DyingWilliam FaulknerSep 30th 2020
1984George OrwellOct 28th 2020
The Three SistersAnton ChekhovNov 18th 2020
HeidiJohanna SpyriDec 16th 2020
The MoonstoneWilkie CollinsJan 27th 2021

Discussion books are available at the Information Desk prior to each meeting. Registration is NOT required.

Thursday Evening Book Discussion Group

Led by Gretchen Quinn

Meets the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m.

Reading List
TitleAuthorDiscussion Date
Isaac's StormErik LarsonSep 15th 2016
A Time to KillJohn GrishamOct 20th 2016
This is Where I Leave You (Book to Movie)Jonathan TropperNov 17th 2016
Where'd You Go BernadetteMaria SempleDec 15th 2016
Prague WinterMadeleine AlbrightJan 19th 2017
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (Book to Movie)John BerendtFeb 16th 2017
All the Stars in the HeavensAdriana TrigianiMar 16th 2017
I am MalalaMalala YousafzaiApr 20th 2017

Discussion books are available at the Information Desk prior to each meeting. Registration is NOT required.

Not Just For Teens Reading List

Led by Christina Getrost

Are you a middle school or high school teacher or librarian? Or an adult with an appreciation for titles like 'The Fault in our Stars', 'Divergent', or 'Thirteen Reasons Why'? If any of the above applies to you, then this is your club! Starting in September, join us on the first TUESDAY of each month at 7 p.m. to talk about some excellent young adult books. Call 330-688-3295, ext. 4 for more information. We look forward to seeing you!

Reading List
TitleAuthorDiscussion Date
The Scorpio RacesMaggie StiefvaterSep 1st 2015
The Impossible Knife of MemoryLaurie Halse AndersonOct 6th 2015
The Fifth WaveRichard YanceyNov 3rd 2015
Holiday Party & Book SelectionNom De PlumeDec 1st 2015

Discussion books are available at the Information Desk prior to each meeting.

Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group Reading List

Led by Amy Garrett

Evening book discussions are on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. except in November & December when meetings will be on the third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.

NOTE: All meetings will be held in the Conference Room on the first floor and begin at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Also, books are subject to availability from other libraries. Occasionally, we may be forced to choose an alternate, which were determined during our Holiday party.

Reading List
TitleAuthorDiscussion Date
American Princess: A Novel of the First Daughter Alice RooseveltStephanie ThorntonJan 21st 2020
The Radium Girls: the Dark Story of America's Shining WomenKate MooreFeb 25th 2020
The Woman Who Smashed Codes: a True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies - CANCELEDJason FagoneMar 24th 2020
The Ladies of Covington Send Their Love-CANCELEDJoan MedlicottApr 28th 2020
EducatedTara WestoverMay 26th 2020
The HideawayLauren DentonJun 23rd 2020
The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True HermitMichael FinkelJul 28th 2020
Where the Crawdads SingDelia OwensAug 25th 2020
Manhattan BeachJennifer EganSep 22nd 2020
A Well-Behaved Woman: A Novel of the VanderbiltsTherese FowlerOct 27th 2020
The Silent PatientAlex MichaelidesNov 17th 2020
Book Discussion Holiday PartyBook SelectionDec 15th 2020

Discussion books are available at the Information Desk prior to each meeting. Registration is NOT required.

Monday Evening Book Discussion Group Reading List

Led by Jess Alloggia

Meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m.

Reading List
TitleAuthorDiscussion Date
The Snow ChildEowyn IveyFeb 3rd 2020
The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength and the Power of FamilyJosh HanagarneMar 2nd 2020
Burial Rites --CANCELEDHannah KentApr 6th 2020
Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity and Love--CANCELEDDani ShapiroMay 4th 2020
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand CANCELEDHelen SimonsonJun 1st 2020
The Dutch House CANCELEDAnn PatchettJul 6th 2020
Code Name Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy CANCELEDLarry LoftisAug 3rd 2020
The Lager Queen of Minnesota CANCELEDJ.Ryan StradalSep 14th 2020
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" CANCELEDZora Neale HurstonOct 5th 2020
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West CANCELEDDavid McCulloughNov 2nd 2020
Home CANCELEDToni MorrisonDec 7th 2020

Discussion books are available at the Information Desk prior to each meeting. Registration is NOT required.

Daytime Discussion Group Reading List

Led by Chris Caccamo

The Daytime Discussion Group meets the second Monday of each month.
There are two groups, one meets at 10 a.m. and the other at 2 p.m.

The summer session of this group meets in June, July and August.

Reading List
TitleAuthorDiscussion Date
Finding DorothyElizabeth LettsOct 14th 2019
Fates and TraitorsJennifer ChiaveriniNov 11th 2019
Mr. Dickens and His CarolSamantha SilvaDec 9th 2019
The Au PairEmma RousJan 13th 2020
Good RiddanceElinor LipmanFeb 10th 2020
The DreamersKaren Thompson WalkerMar 9th 2020
Lost Roses-CANCELEDMartha Hall KellyApr 13th 2020
The Whisper NetworkChandler BakerMay 11th 2020
You Me and the SeaMeg DonohueJun 8th 2020
What We Were Promised CANCELEDLucy TanJul 13th 2020
Where'd You Go, Bernadette?Maria SempleAug 10th 2020

Discussion books are available at the Information Desk prior to each meeting. Registration is NOT required.

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