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Fiction Book Club

Nonfiction Book Club

Mystery Book Club

 

Fiction Book Club

Meets every fourth Tuesday of the month  at 6:30pm in the Brown Room.

* Indicates book club will meet on the 3rd Tuesday of the month
underground-railroad
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

the-vegetarian
Tuesday, February 27
The Vegetarian by Han Kang

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk
Tuesday, March 27
Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney

Pachinko
Tuesday, April 24
Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

the leavers
Tuesday, May 22
The Leavers by Lisa Ko

leopard at the door
Tuesday, June 26
Leopard at the Door by Jennifer McVeigh

eleanor oliphant
Tuesday, July 24
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

young jane young
Tuesday, August 28
Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin
stay with me
Tuesday, September 25
Stay with Me by Ayobami Adebayo

the heart's invisible furies
Tuesday, October 23
The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne

less
Tuesday, November 27
Less by Andrew Sean Greer

seven days of us
*Tuesday, December 18
Seven Days of Us by Francesca Hornak

a piece of the world
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

brass
Tuesday, February 26
Brass by Xhenet Aliu


Nonfiction Book Club 

Meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 10am in the Brown Room.

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Hillbilly Elegy
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance
 The Brothers Kinzer
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War by Stephen Kinzer
I contain multitudes
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life by Ed Yong

grunt mary roach
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War by Mary Roach

between you and me
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen by Mary Norris
secondhand time
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets by Svetlana Alexivich
hidden figures
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly
rage for fame
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Rage for Fame: The Ascent of Clare Booth Luce by Sylvia Jukes Morris, Chapters 1-20

rage for fame
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Rage for Fame: The Ascent of Clare Booth Luce by Sylvia Jukes Morris, Chapters 21-38 & Appenxix

hidden life of trees
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate–Discoveries from a Secret World by Peter Wohleben
this close to happy
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
This Close to Happy: A Reckoning with Depression by Daphne Merkin
white trash nancy isenberg
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg
 weapons math destruction
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy by Cathy O’Neil

 

Mystery Book Club

Meets every second Monday of the month at 3pm in the Brown Meeting Room starting January 2016

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red bones
Monday, December 11
Red Bones by Ann Cleeves

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Monday, January 8, 2018
Death Without Company by Craig Johnson


Some Danger Involved
Monday, February 12
Some Danger Involved by Will Thomas

rock with wings
Monday, March 12
Rock with Wings by Anne Hillerman

a test of wills
Monday, April 9
A Test of Wills by Charles Todd                                                                                                                                          
shanghai moon
Monday, May 14
Shanghai Moon by S. J. Rozan

ashes to dust
Monday, June 11
Ashes to Dust by Yrsa Sigurdardottir 

firestorm
Monday, July 9
Firestorm by Nevada Barr

murder on the quai
Monday, August 13
Murder on the Quai by Cara Black

1222
Monday, September 10
1222 by Anne Holt

sweetness at the bottom of the pie
Monday, October 15
Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

who let the dog out
Monday, November 19
Who Let the Dog Out? by David Rosenfelt

face of stranger
Monday, December 10
The Face of a Stranger by Anne Perry