Book Clubs

Bestsellers Book Discussion Group

Third Thursdays at 6:30 pm at the Bridgeville Library

Thursday, June 15

The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick

In this poignant, charming debut, 69-year-old Arthur Pepper stopped engaging with life a year ago, when his wife of 40 years died. But the discovery among her things of a charm bracelet he’d never seen before prompts a quest to discover the origins of the bracelet and all of its charms. His adventures take him from his home in York through the English countryside, and on to Paris and India. If you’re looking for a feel-good novel about personal transformations, you won’t go wrong with this book. Novelist

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Fourth Thursday Book Group

Fourth Thursdays at 6 pm. Locations announced each month.

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Thursday, June 22

Join us for lively conversation, good food, and a great book! New members are always welcome.

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

A middle-aged bookseller mourning his lost wife, a feisty publisher’s rep, and a charmingly precocious abandoned child come together on a small island off the New England coast in this utterly delightful novel of love and second chances. NoveList

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Mystery Book Club

First Wednesdays at 11:30 am at La Bella Bean.

Wednesday, June 7th 

Join us as we sink our teeth into a good mystery while indulging in a great lunch.

Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie By Alan Bradley

Eleven-year-old Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison, begins her adventure when a dead bird is found on the doorstep of her family’s mansion in the summer of 1950, thus propelling her into a mystery that involves an investigation into a man’s murder where her father is the main suspect. NoveList

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Twentysomething(ish) Book Club

Fourth Wednesdays at 6:30 pm at the Bridgeville Panera.

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Wednesday, June 21st 

All American Boys by Jason Reynolds

When sixteen-year-old Rashad is mistakenly accused of stealing, classmate Quinn witnesses his brutal beating at the hands of a police officer who happens to be the older brother of his best friend. Told through Rashad and Quinn’s alternating viewpoints. NoveList

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