Book Clubs

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

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    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 – The Library District 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
Argonne
Cheney
Deer Park
Medical Lake
Moran Prairie
North Spokane
Spokane Valley
Online Book Clubs

Airway Heights

Second Tuesday of each month from 6:30pm to 7:30pm.

2018

Mar 13 – Little Bee by Chris Cleave
Apr 10 – Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

Argonne

Last Wednesday of the month from 2-4pm

2018

Feb 28 – Open Season by C. J. Box
Mar 28 – Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
Apr 25 – Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
May 30 – Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life by Richard Rohr
Jun 27 – State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Jul 25 – Tell the Wolves I’m Home/a> by Carol Rifka Brunt
Aug 29 –
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson
Sep 26 –
Tell: Love, Defiance, and the Military Trial at the Tipping Point for Gay Rights by Major Margaret Witt
Oct 31 – Lilith Whispers Back by Karen Steur
Nov 28 –
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
Dec 26 –
Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford

Cheney

Fourth Tuesday of each month September through May (except December) at 6:30pm. For more information email joan.trc@gmail.com

2018

Feb 27 – The Daughter’s Walk by Jane Kirkpatrick
Mar 27 – Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
Apr 24 – Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly
May 22 – Elena Kagan: A Biography by Meg Greene

Deer Park

Last Wednesday of each month from 12-1pm

2018

Feb 28 – Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig
Mar 28 – Miracles from Heaven: A Little Girl, Her Journey to Heaven, and Her Amazing Story of Healing by Christy Wilson Beam
Apr 25 – Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson
May 30 – Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly
Jun 27 – The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls
Jul 25 – Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
Aug 29 – The Little Paris Bookshop</> by Nina George
Sep 26 – Read a book by
Michael Lewis
Oct 31 –
Spokane Is Reading – this year’s selection to be announced
Nov 28 – Read a
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Dec 26 – A year in review. We will share potluck appetizers and discuss our favorite Book Club read of the past year.

Medical Lake

Second Monday of the month from 12:30-2pm

2018

Mar 12 – All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Apr 9 – Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah
May 14 – Letters from a Wary Watchter by Rita Gard Seedorf and Margaret Albi Verhoef

Moran Prairie

Fourth Thursday of the month from 2-4pm

2018

Feb 22 – The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
Mar 22 – You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir by Sherman Alexie
Apr 26 – Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo
May 24 – The Arsonist by Stephanie Oakes
Jun 28 – Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Jul 26 – Glory Hounds: How a Small Northwest School Reshaped College Basketball, and Itself by Bud Withers
Aug 23 – Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
Sep 27 – Wonder R.J. Palacio

North Spokane

Second Wednesday of each month from 7-8pm

2018

Mar 14 – The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero by Timothy Egan
Apr 11 – The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult
May 9 – The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Spokane Valley

Third Wednesday of each month from 2-4pm

2018

Mar 21 – The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
Apr 18 – The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara
May 16 – The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe
Jun 20 – Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach
Jul 18 – Hidden Figures: The Untold True Story of Four African-American Women Who Helped Launch Our Nation into Space by Margot Lee Shetterly
Aug 15 – The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain by Bill Bryson

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