Book ClubsThe library offers a number of book clubs. Some have already met capacity, but a few are accepting new members. To inquire about availability, please call the reference desk at 262-246-5181.

Book clubs meet monthly, and copies are provided at no charge for members in advance of the meeting.

 

Books to the Future

Meetings are held at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month. Copies of the books will be available for book club members at the library, so there will be no cost for you. If you are interested in joining, call the reference desk at 262-246-5181 and ask for Becca. 

January 12, 2023 Beach Read by Emily Henry
February 9, 2023 The Burning Girls by CJ Tudor
March 9, 2023 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
April 13, 2023 Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
May 11, 2023 Piranesi by Susanna Clarke
June 8, 2023 Modern Lovers by Emma Straub
July 13, 2023 TBD
August 10, 2023 TBD
September 14, 2023 TBD
October 12, 2023 TBD
November 9, 2023 TBD
December 14, 2023 TBD

Tuesday Afternoon Book Club (Full)

Meetings are held at 2:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month. Copies of the books will be available for book club members at the library, so there will be no cost for you.  This book club is full. If you have any questions, call the reference desk at 262-246-5181 and ask for Lisa. 

March 1, 2022 The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See
April 5, 2022 The Lost City of Z by David Grann
May 3, 2022 This Must Be the Place by Maggie O’Farrell
June 7, 2022 The River by Peter Heller
July 5, 2022 Murder at the Mena House by Erica Ruth Neubauer
August 2, 2022 The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi
September 6, 2022 One Thousand White Women: The Journals of May Dodd by Jim Fergus
October 4, 2022 The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
November 1, 2022 A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell
December 6, 2022 The Stationery Shop by Marjan Kamali
January 3, 2023 The Brilliant life of Eudora Honeysett: a novel by Annie Lyons
February 2023 TBD

Reading Between the Spines (Full)

Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month at 2:00 p.m. Copies of the books will be available for book club members at the library, so there will be no cost for you. This book club is full. If you have any questions, call the reference desk at 262-246-5181 and ask for Becca.

January 19, 2022 The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
February 16, 2022 House Rules by Jodi Picoult
March 16, 2022 The Nature of Fragile Things by Susan Meissner
April 20, 2022 The Child by Fiona Barton
May 18, 2022 The Library Book by Susan Orlean
June 15, 2022 Oona Out of Order by Margarita Montimore
July 20, 2022 The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate
August 17, 2022 In Five Years by Rebecca Serle
September 21, 2022 The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict
October 19, 2022 The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Richardson
November 16, 2022 Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley
December 21, 2022 The Lager Queen of Minnesota by J. Ryan Stradal

Mystery Book Club (Full)

Meetings are held on the the first Wednesday of each month (from September through June) at 7:00 p.m.The library will borrow copies of the books to be read or you can find a copy of your own. This book club is full. If you have any questions, call the reference desk at 262-246-5181 and ask for Becca.

September 7, 2022 The Dry by Jane Harper
October 5, 2022 The Couple Next Door by Sheri Lapena
November 2, 2022 The Searcher by Tana French
December 7, 2022 Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
January 4, 2023 Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
February 1, 2023 Rock, Paper, Scissors by Alice Feeney
March 1, 2023 The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton
April 5, 2023 The Thursday Mystery Club by Richard Osman
May 3, 2023 Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris
June 7, 2023 Invisible Girl by Lisa Jewell

Maple Literary Society – Senior Book Club

Meetings are held at 1:00 p.m. on the third Monday of every month at the Civic Center in the Craft Room. Copies of the books will be available for book club members at the library, so there will be no cost for you. If you are interested in joining the discussion, contact Jean Horner at hornerj@villagesussex.org.

November 21, 2022 The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
December 19, 2022 A Stranger in the Woods by Carl Sams & Jean Stoick
January 16, 2023 Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel
February 20, 2023 The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman
March 20, 2023 Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
April 17, 2023 Hope More Powerful Than the Sea by Melissa Fleming
May 15, 2023 Life of a Modern Monarch by Sally Bedell Smith
June 19, 2023 The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles
July 17, 2023 Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin

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