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Book Club meets the 3rd Monday of the Month

Book Club:

 
We meet the 3rd Monday of each month at 2:00pm.  We normally meet at the library, but during the summer months, June, July & August, we meet in a members home.
If you would like to participate, please pick up a book at the circulation desk and then join us that month for discussion.  

 

2018 Book Selections:

January 2018 – Call the Nurse by Mary MacLeod
February 2018 – Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
March 2018 – The Spymistress by Jennifer Chiaverini
April 2018 – Other Einstein by Marie Benedict
May 2018 – Rainwater by Sandra Brown
June 2018 – Wild by Cheryl Strayed
July 2018 – Fancy Pants by Susan Elizabeth Philips
August 2018 – Share a Favorite book or what you are currently reading
September 2018 – Hearts of Horse by Molly Glass
October 2018 – Boys in the Bunk – 2018 All Iowa Read
November 2018 –– Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
December 2017 – Finding Noel by Richard Paul Evans
January 2017 – American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld

2017 Book Selections:

January 2017 – A Vintage Affair by Isabel Wolff
February 2017 – The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult
March 2017 – Last Light Over Carolina by Mary Alice Monroe
April 2017 – Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
May 2017 – The Cherry Harvest by Lucy Sanna
June 2017 – Trials of the Earth by Mary Mann Hamilton
July 2018 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
August 2017 – Share a Favorite book or what you are currently reading
September 2017 – The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald
October 2017 – Bottomland by Michelle Hoover – 2017 All Iowa Read
November 2017 –– The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zewin
December 2017 – The Christmas Angel Project by Melody Carlson
January 2017 – Call the Nurse by Mary MacLeod
  

2016 Book Selections:

January 2016 – The Lost Wife by Alyson Richman
February 2016 – Angry Housewives Eating BonBons by Lorna Landvick
March 2016 – Lila by Marilyn Robinson – 2015 All Iowa Read
April 2016 –  Safe from the Sea by Peter Geye
May 2016 – Bittersweet by Colleen McCullough
June 2016 – Hotel on the Corner of Bitter & Sweet by Jamie Ford
July 2016 – Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat by Lisa Scottoline
August 2016 – Everyone Share a Favorite Book they have read
September 2016 – The Prize Winner of Defiance Ohio by Terry Ryan
October 2016 – Shell Games by Jeffrey Copeland
November 2016 – The Last Midwife by Sandra Dallas
December 2016 – The Sunflower by Richard Paul Evans
January 2017 –  The Vintage Affair by Isabel Wolff

2015 Book Selections:

 January 2015 – Dinner with the Smileys by Sarah Smiley
February 2015 – Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
March 2015 – The Provence Cure for the Brokenhearted by Bridget Asher
April 2015 – Once We Were Brothers by Ronald H. Balson
May 2015 – The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
June 2015 – I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
July 2015 – The Imposter Bride by Nancy Richler
August 2015 – Everyone Share a Favorite Book they have read
September 2015 – The House at Riverton by Kate Morton
October 2015 – The Day After Night by Anita Diamant
November 2015 – Fallen Women by Sandra Dallas
December 2015 – The Little Way of Ruthie Leming by Rod Dreher
January 2016 – The Lost Wife by Alyson Richman

2014 Book Selections:

 January 2014 - The Little Bookstore of Big Stone Gap by Wendy Welch
February 2014 - When We Were Strangers by Pamela Schoenaldt
March 2014 - O Pioneers by Willa Cather
April 2014 - My Name Is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira
May 2014 - The Light Between the Oceans by M.L. Stedman
June 2014 - The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Keppel
July 2014 - A book by Nicholas Sparks
August 2014 - Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini
September 2014 - The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
October  2014 - Saturday Night Widows by Becky Aikman
November 2014 - Little Wolves by Thomas Maltman - 2014 All Iowa Read
December 2014 - Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
January 2015 - Dinner with the Smileys by Sarah Smiley

2013 Book Selections:

January - Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin
February - South of Superior by Ellen Airgood
March - Onion John by Joseph Krumgold
April - Escape from Camp 14 by Blaine Harden
May - Home by Marilynne Robinson
June - Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof
July - Everyone is to read a book by Kristen Hannah
August - The Devil in Pew Number Seven by Rebecca Nichols Alonzo
September - The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schawalbe
October - The Year We Left Home by Jean Thompson - 2013 All Iowa Read
November - Running for My Life by Lopez Lomong
Decemeber - An Irish Country Girl by Patrick Taylor - We pick our 2014 Selections at our December meeting.
January 2014 - The LIttle Bookstore of the Big Stone Gap by Wendy Welch
 

2012 Book Selections:

January - Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
February - A Book of Your Choice
March - The Pioneer Woman by Ree Drummond
April - Words in the Dust by Trent Reedy
May - The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
June - Room by Emma Donaghue
July - Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua
August - Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum
September - The Camel Bookmobile by Masha Hamilton
October - Strength in What Remains by Tracey Kidder - 2012 All Iowa Read
November - Have a LIttle Faith by Mitch Albom
December - Christmas Shoppe by Melody Carlson
 

2011 Book Selections:

January - Where the River Ends by Charles Martin
February - The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
March - Digging to America by Anne Tyler -  2008 All Iowa Read
April - The Day the Falls Stood Still by Cathy Marie Buchanan
May - Don't Sing at the Table by Adriana Trigiani
June - The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks
July - A Book of your choice by Elizabeth Berg
August - Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
September - The Help by Kathryn Stockett
October - The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
November - The Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
December - Sing Them All Home by Stephanie Kallos - 2011 All Iowa Read
 

2010 Book Selections:

January - The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
February - The Zookeepers Wife by Diane Ackman
March - Wish You Well by David Baldacci
April - Driftless by David Rhodes - 2010 All Iowa Read
May - Still Alice by Lisa Genova
June - Prayers for Sale by Sandra Dallas
July - A Book of Your Choice by Jodi Picoult
August - The Children's Blizzard by David Laskin
September - Heart in the Right Place by Carolyn Jourdan
October - The Help by Kathryn Stockett
November - Out of Dust by Karen Hesse
December - Dewey by Vicki Myron
 
 
 
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