Book Groups

2nd Tuesday Book Group, 6:15 – 7:30 p.m.

September 11 – The Bonesetter’s Daughter by Amy Tan

October 9 – War and Turpentine by Stevan Hertmans

Bestsellers Book Club, last Saturday @ 3:30 p.m. (Registration required)

August 25 – The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

September 29 – The Husband Hunters: American Heiresses Who Married into the British Aristocracy

October 27 – Transcription by Kate Atkinson

November 24 – The Kennedy Debutante by Kerri Maher

Books & Brews – last Wednesday @ 6 p.m., held at Thimble Island Brewing Company

The Fold by Peter Clines or The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt

Choose one (or both) titles to read, then join that table discussion the night of the group. Books are available for loan in advance of discussion. Ask at Reference about getting a copy. Group meets at Thimble Island Brewing Company, 16 Business Park Dr, Branford, CT 06405.

Mystery Book Group – 1st Wednesday @ 3 p.m.

September 5 – Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly

October 3 – The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz,

November 7 – The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

December 5 – Sleep No More – Six Murderous Tales by P.D. James

Book groups meet in the Lucy Hammer Room and new members are always welcome. Books are available for loan in advance of the discussion.  Call the Reference Department at 203.488.1441, ext. 318, if you need help placing a book on hold.