Matthews Library Monthly Book Club

 

Book Club in scrabble letters with a stack of booksThe club meets upstairs in the library at 5:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month to discuss the month’s literary selection. Members take turns leading each month’s discussion. We hope you’ll take the time to participate in this vibrant club!

Most titles are available in county either on shelf here at the library or upon request from another library in Lebanon County. Inquire at the circulation desk for availability. Titles for upcoming months are ordered in advance of the meeting for members to take home at the end of each month’s discussion. If you wish to read ahead, it is your responsibility to request titles online or through the staff at the circulation desk.

2015 Reading List & Schedule

 January 27  Cutting For Stone by Abraham Verghese  Cutting For Stone by Abraham Verghese
 February 24  Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline is this year’s One Book One Community selection!  orphan train book cover
 March 24*  Excellent Women by Barbara Pym  Excellent Women by Barbara Pym book cover
 April 28  Brooklyn by Colm Toibin  Brooklyn by Colm Toibin book cover
 May 26*  Petals From The Sky by Mingmei Yip  Petals From The Sky by Mingmei Yip book cover
 June 23  The Liar’s Club by Mary Karr  The Liar's Club by Mary Karr book cover
 July 28*  Strength In What Remains by Tracy Kidder  Strength In What Remains by Tracy Kidder book cover
 August 25  Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin book cover
 September 22*  Time And Again by Jack Finney  Time And Again by Jack Finney book cover
 October 27  The Bird Artist by Howard Norman  The Bird Artist by Howard Norman book cover
 November 24  In The Sanctuary of Outcasts by Neil White  In The Sanctuary Of Outcasts by Neil White book cover
   No December meeting; happy holidays to all!  
 January 26, 2016  Case Histories by Kate Atkinson  Case Histories by Kate Atkinson book cover

*March 24, May 26, July 28, and September 22, 2015, the book club will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the banquet room at Esther’s Restaurant, 2957 State Route 22, Fredericksburg, PA 17026.