Book Discussion Group

 

About the Riverview Public Library Book Discussion Group

 

If you like to read and exchange ideas with others, join our book lovers’ group for some stimulating conversations on a wide variety of books! The Riverview Public Library Book Discussion Group is led by Library Assistant Debbie Helton. Attendance is free and open to all members of the public. Come join us! Everyone is welcome.

Meetings are generally held the first Monday of every month at 7:00 pm.  All books are available in advance and can be checked out at the circulation desk.

The Club has recently read and discussed The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes, Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery, and a variety of biographical works.

Past books chosen for discussion include A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson, Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean Auel, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot, The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri, The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown, The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen, and many more!

 


CURRENT SELECTION

Date/Time: Monday, October 2, 7:00 pm
Reading Selections from: Our Town (1938)
by Thornton Niven Wilder

Special Note: The discussion of the play will be conducted as a sort of “reader’s theater” or “dramatic reading” where excerpts from the play will be read by groups of members who will individually assume the parts of the characters for that excerpt.

Go to the Our Town page for more information about this exceptional “readers’ theater” meeting that promises to be educational and entertaining!.

 


UPCOMING SELECTIONS

Date/Time: Wednesday, October 25, 7:00 pm
Reading Selection: All the Light We Cannot See (2014)
by Anthony Doerr

Special Note: The “November” Book Discussion Group meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 25th, at 7:00 pm at St. Cyprian’s Church, 13249 Pennsylvania Road in Riverview. We will be having a joint discussion with the St. Cyprian Book Club. This will take the place of our November meeting.

Go to the All the Light We Cannot See page for more information.

 


 

RECENT SELECTIONS

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