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. 

Books & Brews 

   Booked for Lunch
Third Wednesday of the Month
6 pm
Joe Kools, 1835 E. Big Beaver
  First Wednesday of the Month
12:15 pm
Meeting Room 
Sept 20* | Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
by Trevor Noah
  Sept 6 | The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg

Oct 18 | Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson    Oct 4 | The Turner House by Angela Flournoy 
Nov 15 | Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury    Nov 1 | Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
*Sept meeting will take place at the Gathering Place, 3985 John R    Dec 6 | Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

As a Matter of Fact

  Dan Ewald's
Book Group
Third Wednesday of the Month
1:30 pm
Meeting Room
  Second Tuesday of the Month
7 pm
Meeting Room
Sept 20 | The Status Syndrome by Michael Marmot   Sept 12 | Stones from the River by Ursala Heigi
Oct 18 | The Geography of Thought by Richard E. Nisbett   Oct 10 | The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
Nov 15 | The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's
Secret FBI by Betty Medsger
  Nov 14 | Slumdog Millionaire, Vikas Swarup

Dec 20 | White Trash by Nancy Isenberg   No December Meeting
Life Readers   Mystery Book Club
First Wednesday of the Month
7 pm
Meeting Room
  Second Tuesday of the Month
10:15 am
Meeting Room
Sept 6 | The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot   Sept 12 | The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
Oct 4 | Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult   Oct 10 | A Death in Vienna by Frank Tallis
Nov 1 | Mary Coin by Marisa Silver   Nov 14 | A Great Deliverance by Elizabeth George
Dec 6 | A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman   No December Meeting

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