Book Clubs

Best Sellers Book Discussion

Third Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., at Bridgeville Public Library

Thursday, Nov. 21 @ 6:30 pm

The Bestsellers Book Discussion is a discussion group for adults that will meet each month to talk about a book that is currently (or was previously) a bestseller or considered buzzworthy.

I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara

For more than ten years, a mysterious and violent predator committed fifty sexual assaults in Northern California before moving south, where he perpetrated ten sadistic murders. Then he disappeared, eluding capture by multiple police forces and some of the best detectives in the area.

Three decades later, Michelle McNamara, a true crime journalist who created the popular website TrueCrimeDiary.com, was determined to find the violent psychopath she called “the Golden State Killer.”

Learn more at Goodreads.

Between Two Libraries: A Book Group for Adults

First Tuesdays from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., alternating between Bridgeville Public library and South Fayette Township Library.

Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald

Tuesday, November 5 at 11:00 am
at Bridgeville Public Library

All are welcome to participate in any/all of our monthly discussions. Suggestions for future selections welcome and appreciated.

Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler

A tale inspired by the marriage of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald follows their union in defiance of her father’s opposition and her scandalous transformation into a Jazz Age celebrity in the literary party scenes of New York, Paris, and the French Riviera. Novelist

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YA Book Club

For Teens & Adults
2nd Monday at 6:00 p.m. at Panera Bread on Washington Pike

 Monday, October 14

Do you love YA books? Would you like to try a new read? Or just need a fun night to enjoy with some friends? Then come to our easy-going YA Book Club! The best part is that you’ll get to pick what books we should be reading for the book club! So, make sure to come with a books-to-read list.

The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

The best friend of a kid with superhuman qualities endeavors to have a life of his own that is both normal and extraordinary in the face of constant world-shaking challenges, threats against his school, and an elusive pretty girl. Novelist

Learn more at Goodreads.

The Rest of us just live here cover

Friends of the Library: Cookbook Club

Second Tuesday at 6:00 pm at Bridgeville Public Library (every other month)

Choose a recipe from the cookbook, and bring your prepared dish to share with others on the night of the event. Come have fun, meet friends, and sample FOOD at this enjoyable event!

Tuesday, Dec. 10
Register (including choosing a recipe) at the Circulation Desk or by calling the library.

This month’s Cookbook Club selection is Ottolenghi Simple by Yotam Ottolenghi. In Ottolenghi Simple, powerhouse author and chef Yotam Ottolenghi presents 130 streamlined recipes packed with his signature Middle Eastern-inspired flavors. Each dish can be made in 30 minutes or less, with 10 or fewer ingredients, in a single pot, using pantry staples, or prepared ahead of time for brilliantly, deliciously simple meals.

Learn more at Goodreads.