Adult Book Clubs

The Golden Son by Shilpi Somaya The Rosie Project by Graeme C. Simsion The Orenda by Joseph Boyden Orange is the new black by Piper Kerman The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Settefield Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

 

Library Book Clubs


Meet other book lovers and participate in a lively discussion. Sessions are led by a professional book lover (staff member). Refreshments provided.

  • Age: 18 and older
  • Cost: $15 for 3 sessions
  • Register: Online or in person
  • Sessions:
    • Summer: June to August 2017
    • Fall: September to December 2017
    • Winter: February to May 2017
  • Contact: bookclubs@mpl.on.ca for more information.

Beaty Branch Library Book Club

Thursday Evening

Thursdays from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Fall Session

Register online

September 21
The Illegal by Lawrence Hill
October 19
Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
November 16
The Diver's Clothes Lie Empty by Vida Vendela
December 14
Black Rabbit Hall by Eve Chase

Main Library Book Clubs

Wednesday Evening | Thursday Evening

Wednesday Evening

Wednesdays from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Fall Session

Register online

September 20
The High Mountains of Portugal by Yann Martel
October 18
Black Rabbit Hall by Eve Chase
November 15
Lion by Saroo Brierley
December 13
Circling the Sun by Paula McLain

Thursday Evening

Thursdays from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Fall Session

Register online

September 7
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
October 19
The Break by Katherena Vermette
November 16
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
December 14
H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

Your Own Book Club


Use our Book Club Kits for your book club! Get 10 copies of a title for an extended load period of up to 8 weeks.

We will help coordinate your reading lists, offer discussion questions and make arrangements to have your group members pick up books at Main Library.

How can you choose your next book club read? It's as easy as 1, 2, 3.

1. Browse Book Club Kit Titles

We have 110 book club kits for your reading pleasure!

2. Review Availability Calendar

Check the Book Club Kit Calendar to see when your chosen titles are available.

3. Reserve a Book Club Kit

Use the handy form to reserve your next book club read. You can reserve up to 6 titles at a time.

Need More Information

Starting a Book Club

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Book Cover The Book Club Companion
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