The North Spokane Library will be closed for construction on Thu, March 30 & Fri, March 31. You are encouraged to renew books & materials online during this time. Regular hours will resume Sat, April 1.

Book Clubs

Everyone is welcome! Read the books then join fellow book lovers at the library to listen and share your thoughts.

Reader’s Resources

  • SelectReads – Receive monthly newsletters on your favorite genres, topics, and authors
  • Online Book Clubs – Try out new books by reading the first couple of chapters delivered direct to your email inbox
  • NoveList – Find your next read with recommended reading lists and read-alikes.
  • Book Psychic – Receive personalized reading recommendations based on books you have read and rated.
    Looking for the next book in a series? Try KDL What’s Next or Fantastic Fiction
  • Literary Calendar – Find more literary events in Spokane
  • Book Discussion to Go bags – SCLD offers a variety of Book Discussion to Go bags on select titles to use in your own book clubs. Each bag contains 10 copies of a book, author information, and tips on leading and participating in book discussions. Some bags may also include a large print and/or audio copy as well.

Current Selections

Airway Heights
Cheney
Deer Park
Medical Lake
Moran Prairie
North Spokane
Spokane Valley
Online Book Clubs

Airway Heights

First Tuesday of the month at 2 PM
Apr 4 (location this week: Airway Heights Community Center, 13120 W 13th Ave) – The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin
May 2 – Moriarty by Anthony Horowitz

Cheney

Fourth Tuesday of each month September through May (except December) at 7pm. For more information email joan.trc@gmail.com
Mar 28 – This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind by Ivan Doig
Apr 25 – A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash
May 23 – The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill

Deer Park

Last Wednesday of each month from 12-1pm (bring a brown bag lunch!)
Mar 29 – Rita Seedorf and Margaret Verhoef will attend to discuss their Moira Edwards Walker mysteries
Apr 26 – It’s a reader’s choice! Read a book about the Vietnam War
May 31 – The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey by Rinker Buck
Jun 28 – It’s a reader’s choice! Read a book by Barbara Kingsolver
Jul 26 – The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Aug 30 – It’s a reader’s choice! Read a book from a summer reading list
Sep 27 – Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson
Oct 25 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Nov 29 – Spokane is Reading selection – To be announced
Dec 27 – A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Medical Lake

Second Monday of each month September through May at 1pm
Mar 13 – A Fall of Marigolds by Susan Meissner
Apr 10 – Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini
May 8 – What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

Moran Prairie

Fourth Thursday of the month from 2-4pm
Mar 23 – The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel
Apr 27 – It’s a reader’s choice! Read a book by a local author
May 25 – Sully: My Search for What Really Matters by Captain Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger
Jun 22 – The Spy by Paul Coelho
Jul 27 – Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance
Aug 24 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Sep 28 – Spokane is Reading selection – To be announced

North Spokane

Second Wednesday of each month from 7-8pm
Apr 12 – The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald
May 10 – People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
Jun 14 – Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Jul 12 – A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck
Aug 9 – The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Sep 13 – Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson

Spokane Valley

Third Wednesday of each month from 2-4pm
Apr 19 – The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
May 17 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Jun 21 – The Little Paris Bookshop: A Novel by Nina George
Jul 19 – Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Aug 16 – Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson

View all Book Clubs on the Events Calendar