Evening Book Discussion Group

The group meets on the second Thursday of the month (excluding August) at 7:00 pm in the Library Conference Room. Books for the next meeting are available at the Adult Reference Desk beginning the Saturday after each month's meeting.

  • Thursday, January 9: The Round House by Louise Erdrich - discussion questions from LitLovers.com
  • Thursday, February 13: The Mitford Murders by Jessica Fellowes
  • Thursday, March 12: What the Eyes Don't See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Mona Hanna-Attisha Please note that in March the group will meet in the Community Room instead of the Conference Room. Registration is required as this month's discussion is also a Great Michigan Read program.
  • Thursday, April 18: On Beauty by Zadie Smith - discussion questions from LitLovers.com
Past Discussion Group Reads
2019
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women by Kate Moore
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
Love Warrior: A Memoir
by Glennon Doyle Melton
Clock Dance
 by Anne Tyler
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
 by Robin Sloan
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara
Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
The Martian by Andy Weir

2018
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough
The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For by David McCullough
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
Behold the Dreamers
 by Imbolo Mbue
Avenue of Spies
 by Alex Kershaw
Someone Else's Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
Better than Before by Gretchen Rubin