We offer a few separate book discussion groups each month.
New members are always welcome. Come once or as many times as you wish.
Discussion titles are available at the checkout desk. They may also be available on CD, or as a digital audiobook or eBook via OverDrive. Search our catalog, or ask our Reference staff for assistance 978-921-6062 (6066 for Farms) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Main Library – Evening: held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-9 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Matthew at email@example.com.
December 18: The Hook by Donald E. Westlake
January 15: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver Sacks
February 19: Fools and Mortals by Bernard Cornwell
March 19: In the Hurricane’s Eye by Nathaniel Philbrick
April 16: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
May 21: Hold Still: a Memoir with Photographs by Sally Mann
June 18 Hard Times by Charles Dickens
- Main Library – LGBTQ: held on the 3rd Monday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Ona at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interested in past LGBTQ book group titles? We’ve got a list of our picks.
December 17: The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
January 28: The Sparsholt Affair by Alan Hollinghurst
February 25: The Commitment by Dan Savage
March 18: The Absolutist by John Boyne
April 22: Has the Gay Movement Failed? by Martin Duberman
May 20: My Brother’s Husband. Volume 1 by Gengoroh Tagame
June 17: Borderlands/La Frontera by Gloria Anzaldua
- Main Library – Books & Brews: held on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8 PM
Meeting location: The Indo, 298 Cabot Street
Registration required. Must be 21+. To register stop by the Reference Desk or call us at 978-921-6062.
Questions about this group? Contact Lisa at email@example.com.
December 26: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng – Register Online Here
January 23: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
February 27: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
March 27: A Head Full of Ghosts by Paul Tremblay
April 24: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
May 22: I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
June 26: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
- Farms Branch: held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Dorothea at firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 20: News of the World by Paulette Jiles
January 17: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict
February 21: Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
March 21: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
April 18: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
May 16: Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History by Keith O’Brien
June 20: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng