Book Club


Check out all of our book clubs; 
you can find one for nearly every age.



The Adult Book Discussion Group meets every second Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. to discuss a variety of books from classic literature to graphic novels. If joining a book club is something that interests you, please give us a call at 
815-939-1696 for more information, 
or join us at our next meeting!

The books chosen for 2017 are as follows:


January – Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
February – The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
March – The Rainbow Comes and Goes
    by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt
April – The Same Kind of Different as Me
    by Ron Hall, Denver Moore with Lyn Vincent
May – My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry
    by Fredrik Backman
June – A Good Woman by Danielle Steel
July – In Such Good Company by Carol Burnett
August – The Two-Family House by Lynda Cohen Loigman
September – Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
October – Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid
November – The Girl Before by Rena Olsen 
December - Dessert Potluck and Book Choosing Night for 2018



Teen Book Club

Teen Book Club
Tuesday, September 19th
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

Read and discuss Y.A. novels for young adults in 9th - 12th grades. Books are available at the Front Desk. September’s Selection is Witch & Wizard.
This event will also take place on October 31st (The Gift), November 28th (The Fire), and December 27th  (The Kiss).






Caudill Book Club 



Monday, September 25
6:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
4th – 8th Grades
Kid in 4th-7th Grade get to meet each month to discuss a Caudill Award winning book from the past year. Books are available for pick-up ahead of time at the Front Desk. The selection for September is The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall. This event will also take place on October 30th (Book Scavenger by Jennifer Bertman), November 27th (I will Always write back by Martine Ganda), and December 26th (The Boy on the Wooden Box).






Monarch Book Club

Monday, September 11th
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
1st- 3rd Grade

Kids in 1st -3rd Grade have their own book club. We will read the book of the month at our gathering time and have a crafting session. This event will also take place on October 2nd, November 6th, and December 11th.
  
  

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