Book Group and Experience Kits

Book Group and Experience Kits

Our Book Group Kits and Experience Kits are designed to allow small groups to explore a book or subject together. The Book Group Kits come with twelve copies of a book and a list of questions that can serve as a launching point for discussion. The Experience Kits contain books, DVDs, and music about a certain theme, offering an immersion into another place, culture, or time.

Each kit can be checked out for eight weeks, with one renewal, if no one has placed a hold on the item.

Book Group Kits and Experience Kits are searchable in the catalog and may be placed on hold.

Book Group Kits
Experience Kits
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1. Americanah, Chimanda Ngozi Adichie
2. Ruby, Cynthia Bond
3. Tell the Wolves I’m Home, Carol Rifka Brunt
4. Buried Giant, Kazuo Ishiguro
5. The Turner House, Angela Flournoy
6. Etta and Otto and Russell and James, Emma Hooper
7. The Snow Child, Eoywn Ivey
9. The Husband’s Secret, Liane Moriarty
10. Me Before You, Jojo Moyes 
1. Experience Kit: Bollywood (India)
2. Experience Kit: Ciao Bella (Italy)
3. Experience Kit: Cool Daddy-o (1950s)
4. Experience Kit: Couple’s Night In (Date Night)
5. Experience Kit: Downton Abbey (Victorian England)
6. Experience Kit: Just Do It! (Sports)
7. Experience Kit: The Walking Dead (Zombies)
8. Experience Kit: Treat Yourself (Wine and Chocolate)
9. Experience Kit: Turn Off the TV (Activities)
10. Experience Kit: Whodunnit? (Mystery) 
11. The Rosie Project, Graeme Simsion
13. Everything I Never Told You, Celeste Ng
16. Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates
17. H is for Hawk, Helen MacDonald
19. The Girls of Atomic City, Denise Kiernan
20. Brooklyn, Colm Toibin 
21. M Train, Patti Smith
22. My Brilliant Friend, Elena Ferrante
23. The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins
24. Ordinary Light, Tracy K Smith
25. Sully, Chesley Sullenberger
26. A Man Called Ove, Fredrik Backman
27. When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi
29. The Empathy Exams, Leslie Jamison
30. Jar City, Arnaldur Indridason 


Experience Kit Passports
Every time you check out a new experience kit from TPL you can collect a sticker to place in your passport. Stop by the Adult Reference Desk and ask for your Experience Kit sticker before you check out. Place the sticker in one of the boxes, in any order.

When you collect all ten Experience Kit stickers, collect a prize at the Adult Reference Desk.

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