Book Discussion

Both groups are Currently meeting via Zoom. If you are not already on the email list for one of our Discussion groups and need a meeting invitation send an email to WPLprograms@yahoo.com.

Lunchtime Book Discussion

All are welcome to come to any session; no registration necessary. The books for discussion are available at the Circulation Desk the month before the scheduled discussion. The group meets the third Thursday of the month at noon (12 pm). Feel free to bring your lunch. Books chosen for discussion have been nominated or won a book award.

2020

August – No Meeting

September 17 - Where the Crawdads Sing - Delia Owens

October 15 - The Other Americans - Laila Lalami

November 19- Breathing Lessons - Anne Tyler

December 17- The Baker's Secret - Stephen Kierman

2021

January 21- Down the River Unto the Sea - Walter Mosley

February 18-The Leavers - Lisa Ko

March 18- The Last Child - John Hart

April 15 - We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves - Karen Jo Fowler

May 20- I Am the Messenger - Markus Zusak

June 17- The Library Book - Susan Orlean

Evening Book Discussion Group

All are welcome to come to any session; no registration necessary. The books for discussion are available at the Circulation Desk the month before the schedule discussion. The group meets the first Wednesday of the month at 7 pm.

2020

August – No Meeting

September 9 - Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross

October 7- Virgil Wander by L.L. Enger

November 4 – Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

December 2 - Flags of our Fathers by James Bradley

2021

January 6- Book selection and pot luck supper

February 3 - Book Woman of Troublesome Creek – Kim Michele Richardson

Books are available at the Check Out Desk. Adults and teens are welcome to join.

Book Discussion Kits

Everything you need to lead a great book discussion! Each kit contains:

  • 8 copies of a title
  • 8 book discussion guides
    • Information about the book and author
    • Questions for discussion
    • Information for further reading

Book discussion kit book summaries (September 2020).

Learn how to start a book club.