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Book Discussion Groups


April 2024

The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri

The Afternoon Discussion Group will meet in the Library on Wednesday, April 17 at 2:00 pm.

The Evening Discussion Group will meet in the Library on Thursday, April 18 at 6:00 pm.


May 2024

The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

The Afternoon Discussion Group will meet in the Library on Wednesday, May 15 at 2:00 pm.

The Evening Discussion Group will meet in the Library on Thursday, May 16 at 6:00 pm.


Books will be available at the circulation desk prior to that month's meeting.
Copies will include regular print, large print, and audiobook.
Books may also be available in ebook format on Libby.

All are welcome! 

Past book discussion books:


The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell by Robert Dugoni
Rock Paper Scissors by Alice Feeney
A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende


The Guncle by Steven Rowley
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz
People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt
Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Flicker in the Dark by Stacy Willingham
The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
The Maid by Nita Prose
This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel
Crying in H Mart By Michelle Zauner


The Nature of Fragile Things by Susan Meissner
The Last Green Valley by Mark Sullivan
Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane
The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman
Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell
The Girl With the Louding Voice by Abi Dare
Still Life by Sarah Winman
The Saints of Swallow Hill by Donna Everhart
Miss Benson's Beetle By Rachel Joyce
The Ride of Her Life by Elizabeth Letts
Sudden Sea: the Great Hurricane of 1938 by R.A. Scotti


The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop by Fannie Flagg
American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins
The Rosie Project by Graeme
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
The Leavers by Lisa Ko
Before She Knew Him by Peter Swanson
Miracle Creek by Angie Kim
This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger
We Begin at the End by Chris Whitaker
The Library Book by Susan Orlean 
The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
The Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck
The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See
The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell

The Dollhouse by Fiona Davis
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford
Harry’s Trees by Jon Cohen
Virgil Wander by Leif Enger
We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter
The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Connor Grennan

Bear Town by Fredrik Backman
The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick
The Dry by Jane Harper
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
News of the World by Paulette Jiles
Almost Sisters by Joshilyn Jackson
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
Salt Houses by Hala Alyan
Hero of the Empire by Candace Millard
Dogtripping by David Rosenfelt

Amagansett by Mark Mills
Be Frank With Me by Julia Claiborne Johnson
Flight of the Sparrow by Amy Belding Brown
A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny
The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore
The Last Painting of Sara De Vos by Dominic Smith
The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
The Wonder by Emma Donoghue
American Bloomsbury by Susan Cheever
The River of Doubt by Candace Millard

The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez
The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner
Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart
The Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
Plainsong by Kent Haruf
Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall
Lost in Shangri-La by Mitchell Zuckoff


Above Us Only Sky by Michele Young-Stone
Body & Soul by Frank Conroy
The Language of Flowers by Vanesssa Diffenbaugh
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Memory Wall: Stories by Anthony Doerr
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
The Spinning Heart by Donal Ryan
Sweetland by Michael Crummey
The Big Burn by Timothy Egan
Founding Mothers by Cokie Roberts
George Washington’s Secret Six by Brian Kilmeade

And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
Dear Life: Stories by Alice Munroe
The Good House by Ann Leary
The Housekeeper and the Professor by Yoko Ogawa
Paradise Misplaced by Sylvia Shaw
Tell the Wolves I’m Home by Carol Rifka Brunt
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
The Whistling Season by Ivan Doig
The First American Revolution by Ray Raphael
My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
The Power of One by Bryce Courtenay
Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua
The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe
King Peggy by Peggielene Bartels
Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder