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Book Groups

Book Groups

All book discussion groups are cooridnated and led by volunteers. Participants are welcome to purchase their own copies of discussion books, or check out copies from the Troy Public Library or other public libraries. The Friends' Book Shop may also have copies available for sale. 

Select a book cover below to view it in the Catalog. 

 As a Matter of Fact (Nonfiction)   nancyisenberg-whitetrash   SeaPower   betweentheworldandme
Third Wednesday of the Month, 1:30 pm
Meeting Room
  December 20: White Trash
by Nancy Isenberg
  January 17: Sea Power
by James Stavridis
   February 21: Between the World and Me
by Ta-Nehisi Coates
 Books & Brews   TheGirls   FlightBehavior   1984 
 Third Wednesday of the Month, 6 pm
Joe Kools, 1835 E. Big Beaver
  No December Meeting
January 17: The Girls
by Emma Cline 
  February 21: Flight Behavior
by Barbara Kingsolver 
   March 21: 1984
by George Orwell
Booked for Lunch   OurSoulsatNight     Sunburned   BrilliantFriend
 First Wednesday of the Month, 12:15 pm
Meeting Room
   December 6: Our Souls at Night
by Kent Haruf
  January 3: In a Sunburned Country
by Bill Bryson 
   February 7: My Brilliant Friend
by Elena Ferrante
 Dan Ewald's 
Book Group
      Georgia   Silas
Second Tuesday of the Month, 7 pm
Meeting Room
  No December meeting   January 9: Georgia 
by Dawn Clifton Tripp
   February 13: Silas Marner 
by George Eliot
Life Readers   51dQBC7HcaL._SX320_BO1,204,203,200_   The-Aviators-Wife-Book-Cover-Mar-13-p158   Songsofwillow
First Wednesday of the Month, 7 pm
Meeting Room
  December 6: A Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman
  January 3: The Aviator's Wife
by Melanie Benjamin
  February 7: Songs of Willow Frost
by Jamie Ford
Mystery Book Club       AMurder   Curse 
Second Tuesday of the Month, 10:15 am
Meeting Room
  No December meeting
   January 9: A Murder at Rosamund's Gate 
by Susanna Calkins
   February 13: The Curse of the Pharaohs 
by Elizabeth Peters

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