Book Club Meetings
Join us on the 1st Wednesday of every month from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for the book club. You must be at least 16 years old to participate.
Books are available for check out at the front desk with your library card. Tell the staff member you are checking out a copy of that month’s library book club title.
David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
- Available beginning November 1st.
- Discussion will be held on December 6th
Malcolm Gladwell's provocative new #1 bestseller -- now in paperback.
Three thousand years ago on a battlefield in ancient Palestine, a shepherd boy felled a mighty warrior with nothing more than a pebble and a sling-and ever since, the names of David and Goliath have stood for battles between underdogs and giants. David's victory was improbable and miraculous. He shouldn't have won.
Or should he?
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown
- Available beginning December 6th.
- Discussion will be held on January 3rd.
From thought leader Dr. Brené Brown, a transformative new vision for the way we lead, love, work, parent, and educate that teaches us the power of vulnerability.
Every day we experience the uncertainty, risks, and emotional exposure that define what it means to be vulnerable or to dare greatly. Based on twelve years of pioneering research, Dr. Brené Brown dispels the cultural myth that vulnerability is weakness and argues that it is, in truth, our most accurate measure of courage.
The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson
- Available beginning January 3rd.
- Discussion will be held on February 7th.
A beautiful maiden who poaches to feed the poor. A handsome forester on a mission to catch her. Danger and love are about to unite in Thornbeck Forest.
The Blue Castle by L.M. Montgomery
- Available beginning February 7th.
- Discussion will be held on March 7th.
A timeless, heartwarming classic from the author of Anne of Green Gables, this delightful and witty romance will sweep readers away
Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls
- Available beginning March 7th.
- Discussion will be held on April 4th.
The author offers a novel based on the life of her grandmother, Lily Casey Smith, who learned to break horses in childhood, journeyed 500 miles on a pony as a teen to become a teacher, and ran a vast ranch in Arizona with her husband while raising two children, including Rosemary Smith Walls, portrayed in the author's acclaimed The Glass Castle. Includes reading-group guide. Reprint. A New York Times Best Book of the Year.