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Book Groups

All book groups are drop-in programs; no registration is required.
Books are available one month before discussion date. Just stop by the library and pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk!

Afternoon Book Discussion: Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 1:30 PM

September 10, 2014- Runaway:Stories by Alice Munro
October 8, 2014- Destiny of the Republic by Candace Millard
November 12, 2014- Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
December 10, 2014- The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Ann Fadiman

Evening Book Discussion: Meets the first Wednesday evening of the month at 7:30 PM

January 8, 2014- Caravans by James Michener
February 5, 2014- The Keepers of the House by Shirley Ann Grau
March 5, 2014- Amazing Grace by Eric Metaxas
April 2, 2014- Destiny of the Republic by Candace Millard
May 7, 2014- Aimless Love by Billy Collins
June 4, 2014- Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
July 2014- No Meeting
August 6, 2014- The Greater Journey by David McCullough
September 3, 2014- The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
October 1, 2014- The Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown
November 5, 2014- The Lemon Tree by Sandy Tolan
December 3, 2014- Christmas gathering/book selection

Book Discussion Resources

Need assistance with your own book group? Try some of these resources:

Reading Group Guides
Almost 2000 discussion guides for all types of books.

BookMovement has something for every book club, including book guides, book reviews, book ideas, new book lists and club communication tools.

Reading Group Choices
A plethora of easy to find information on all aspects of running a book club.

Book Browse Book Clubs
Handy, easy to follow tips and book suggestions.

Book Discussion Titles at the Webrary
A wonderfully long list of titles recommended by Readers Advisory librarians across the country.

Book Sprouts
An online book discussion community. Join a club or start your own!

Random House Reading Guides
Tips, book suggestions with discussion guides, and an online forum.

Readers Circle
A unique new resource for those interested in finding or starting a book group.

Book Buffet
This book group resource provides reviews, author interviews, book group tips and more.

Lit Lovers
A resource for all things literary. If you belong to a book club or like to fly solo, this is your site.

Online Book News, Recommendations and Book Clubs

Find your next great book at our book blog, RFPL Reads.
Try one of our great premium online resources to help you find a book.

Book News

Click here to find Awards and Bestseller lists for Adult and Children’s books as well as view book newsletters. You can also click here to sign up to receive monthly book newsletters in your email, or sign up for our monthly events newsletter, What’s New at RFPL.

Online Book Clubs

Click here to join an Online Book Club and start receiving books in your daily email. Monday through Friday we’ll deliver a five-minute selection from a book. After emailing two or three complete chapters, we’ll start a new book.

Simply provide your email address and start reading tomorrow! Sign up for one or all of our eleven online book clubs: Fiction, Non-fiction, Business, Audio, Teen, Science Fiction, Horror, Romance, Mystery, Good News and Pre-Publication.