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Book Discussion Groups Meeting Monthly

Need a set of books for your book group? JCPL offers Book Discussion Sets of select titles for checkout. Many more are available through Indiana Humanities' Novel Conversations reservation system.

 

Our Clark Pleasant, Franklin, White River and Trafalgar Branches host monthly Book Discussion Groups. See below for upcoming titles and contact information.

Clark Pleasant Branch Cookbook Club
6:30 p.m.
Fourth Monday evening of the month
Call 535-6206 for more information

Clark Pleasant Branch Hoosier Author Book Club
6:00 p.m.
First Tuesday evening of the month
Call 535-6206 for more information
August 4 - The Magnificent Ambersons by Booth Tarkington
September 1 - Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
October 6 - The Last Policeman by Ben Winters
November 10 - Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace


Franklin Page Turners Book Discussion

6:30 p.m.
Third Monday evening of the month
Call 738-9711 for more information

September 21 - Clara & Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland
October 19 - The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon
November 16 - Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear
December 21 - Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

2016

January 18 - Plainsong by Kent Haruf
February 15 - Defending Jacob by William Landay
March 21 - A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
April 18 - Wonder by R.J. Palacio
May 16 - The Kept by James Scott
June 20 - Me Before You by Jojo Moyes


White River Branch Book Discussions
1:30 p.m.
Last Wednesday afternoon of the month
Call 885-1330 for more information

July 29 - The Blessing Way by Tony Hillerman
August 26 - The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
September 30 - All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
October 28 - Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

Monday Night Book Club
7:00 p.m.
Third Monday evening of the month
Call 885-1330 for more information

August 17 - Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
September 21 - Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

Trafalgar Branch Book Discussions
10:30 a.m.
Second Wednesday morning of the month
Call 878-9560 for more information

August 12 - Summer House With Swimming Pool by Herman Koch
September 9 - Still Life by Louise Penny
October 14 - Emily, Alone by Stewart O'Nan
November 11 - Shanghai Girls by Lisa See