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.

  • Sessions
    • Summer: June to August 
    • Fall: September to December
    • Winter: February to May
  • Age: 18 years and older
  • Contact: bookclubs@mpl.on.ca
  • Cost
    • Summer: $15 for three sessions
    • Fall: $20 for four sessions
    • Winter: $20 for four sessions
  • Register: In person or online starting December 3. 

Main Library - Wednesday Book Club

Date Book Selection
Feb 20  Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
Mar 13 Beartown by Frederik Backman
Apr 10 Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
May 8 The Heart's Invisible Furies by John Boyne

Main Library - Thursday Book Club

Date Book Selection
Feb 7 Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo
Mar 7 Hunger by Roxane Gay 
Apr 4 The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
May 2 Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Beaty Branch - Thursday Book Club

Date Book Selection
Feb 7 The Boat People by Sharon Bala
Mar 7  Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
Apr 11 The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
May 2 Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

 

Your Own Book Club

Use the library's Book Club Kits for your book club. Get 10 copies of a title for an extended loan period of up to 8 weeks.

We will help you 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 123 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

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