Adult Book Discussions

Our adult book discussion groups meet on a monthly basis and provide engaging conversation in a small group setting relating to that month's particular title. A limited number of copies of each book are made available upon request at each branch. Here are some of our upcoming titles:

  Delaware Main Orange Branch Ostrander Branch Powell Branch
November

The Little Friend

The Little Friend
Donna Tartt
November 4 @ 1 PM

 

The Things That Keep Us Here

The Things That Keep Us Here
Carla Buckley
November 11 @ 10:30 AM

 

The House at Riverton

The House at Riverton
Kate Morton
November 25 @ 7 PM

Sworn to Silence

Sworn to Silence
Linda Castillo
November 25 @ 7 PM

December

 

Buddha in the Attic

The Buddha in the Attic
Julie Otsuka
December 2 @ 1 PM

Going Clear

Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief
Lawrence Wright
December 3 @ 7:30 PM

The Tilted World

The Tilted World
Tom Franklin & Beth Ann Fennelly
December 3 @ 7 PM

A Redbird Christmas

A Redbird Christmas
Fannie Flagg
December 9 @ 10:30 AM

 Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
Robin Sloan
December 23 @ 7 PM

 A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol
Charles Dickens
December 16 @ 7 PM

January

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Karen Joy Fowler
January 6 @ 1 PM

A Tale for the Time Being

A Tale for the Time Being
Ruth Ozeki
January 28 @ 7:30 PM

The Girls of Atomic City

The Girls of Atomic City
Denise Kiernan
January 13 @ 10:30 AM

In the Garden of Beasts

In the Garden of Beasts
Erik Larson
January 10 @ 7 PM

Philomena

Philomena
Martin Sixsmith
January 27 @ 7 PM

The Snow Child

The Snow Child
Eowyn Ivey
January 27 @ 7 PM

February

The Cat's Table

The Cat's Table
Michael Ondaatje
February 3 @ 1 PM

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
Dave Eggers
February 25 @ 7:30 PM

A Lesson Before Dying

A Lesson Before Dying
Ernest Gaines
February 10 @ 10:30 AM

The Good Lord Bird

The Good Lord Bird
James McBride
February 25 @ 7 PM

A Star for Mrs. Blake

A Star for Mrs. Blake
April Smith
February 24 @ 7 PM

12 Years a Slave

Twelve Years a Slave
Solomon Northup
February 24 @ 7 PM