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
August

Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas
David Mitchell
August 4 @ 1 PM

Sisterland

Sisterland
Curtis Sittenfeld
August 26 @ 7:30 PM

The Husband's Secret

The Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty
August 11 @ 10:30 AM

The Language of Flowers

The Language of Flowers
Vanessa Diffenbaugh
August 26 @ 7 PM

The Chaperone

The Chaperone
Laura Moriarty
August 25 @ 7 PM

Yes Please

Yes Please
Amy Poehler
*August 8 @ 3 PM

The Ocean at the End of the Land

The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Neil Gaiman
August 21 @ 1 PM
August 25 @ 7 PM

September

Ordinary Grace

Ordinary Grace
William Kent
September 1 @ 1 PM

The Martian

The Martian
Andy Weir
*September 14 @ 7 PM

The Book of Unknown Americans

The Book of Unknown Americans
Cristina Henrìquez
September 22 @ 7:30 PM

A Walk in the Woods

A Walk in the Woods
Bill Bryson
September 15 @ 10:30 AM

The Book of Unknown Americans

The Book of Unknown Americans
Cristina Henrìquez
September 23 @ 7 PM

The Book of Unknown Americans

The Book of Unknown Americans
Cristina Henrìquez
September 22 @ 7 PM

We Were Liars

We Were Liars
E. Lockhart
**September 12 @ 3 PM

The Book of Unknown Americans

The Book of Unknown Americans
Cristina Henrìquez
September 25 @ 1 PM
September 29 @ 7 PM

October

The Book of Unknown Americans

The Book of Unknown Americans
Cristina Henrìquez
October 6 @ 1 PM

Little Star

Little Star
John Ajvide Lindqvist
October 28 @ 7:30 PM

Bird Box

Bird Box
Josh Malerman
October 13 @ 10:30 AM

Mr Mercedes

Mr. Mercedes
Stephen King
October 28 @ 7 PM

The Maid's Version

The Maid's Version
Daniel Woodrell
October 27 @ 7 PM

Bird Box

Bird Box
Josh Malerman
**October 10 @ 3 PM

The Winter People

The Winter People
Jennifer McMahon
October 23 @ 1 PM
October 27 @ 7 PM

November

The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw
Henry James
November 3 @ 1 PM

Sharp Objects

Sharp Objects
Gillian Flynn
*November 9 @ 7 PM

The Snow Child

The Snow Child
Eowyn Ivey
December 2 @ 7:30 PM
(Note Date Change)

A Star for Mrs Blake

A Star for Mrs. Blake
April Smith
November 10 @ 10:30 AM

The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion

The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion
Fannie Flagg
December 2 @ 7 PM
(Note Date Change)

Necessary Lies

Necessary Lies
Diane Chamberlain
November 24 @ 7 PM

The Silent Sister

The Silent Sister
Diane Chamberlain
**November 14 @ 3 PM

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Gabrielle Zevin
November 17 @ 7 PM
November 20 @ 1 PM

 

 *Indicates the new Delaware Main Library "Books and Brews." Meets bi-monthly at the Barley Hopsters (1 N Sandusky St, Delaware). Drinks are purchased at the book club attendees' expense.

 *Indicates the new Powell Branch Library "Wine Book Club." Meets monthly at the Powell Village Winery (50 S Liberty St, Powell). Food and drink are purchased at the book club attendees' expense.