The library has Book Discussion Groups for all ages and interests
Pizza and Pages (Teen Book Discussion Group)
Teens in grades 7-12 can join their peers in a discussion of books written specifically for them! The first 10 sign-ups receive a copy of the month’s book for free!
Herstory: Women’s Issues through Literature
Please join us in our monthly reading group. Books and discussions will include topics that revolve around women’s issues in society as perceived through literature. we will discuss the history of each concept and how far women’s roles have changed in society over the years. Our discussions will be fun and lively with a chance to explore interesting topics and make new friends. For more information please call the Information Desk at 714-777-2873 ext. 6.
- Jan 25th: We are Water by Wally Lamb
- February 22nd: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
- March 21st: Where’d You go Bernadette by Maria Semple
- April 18th: Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown
- May 23rd: Remarkable Kindness by Diana Bletter
- June 20th: Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
- July 18th: The Vacationers by Emma Straub
- August 15th: Let’s Pretend this Never Happened (A Mostly True Memoir) by Jenny Lawson
- September 19th: My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
- October 17th: Moloka’i by Alan Brennert
- November 21st: West with the Night by Beryl Markham
- December 19th: End of the Year Party! (No Book)
Make N’ Take Book Discussion Group
Read a book, discuss, and make a craft! Discuss the month’s chosen title, while creating a craft inspired by the book. Supplies will be provided
Talk It Up!
Students in 4th-6th grade, read any good books lately? Come share about the books you are reading this summer while enjoying pizza and a craft. Talk It Up takes place the third Tuesday of every month in our Storytime Theater. For more information, please call the Children’s Desk at 714-777-2873 ext. 7
“Who Done It?” Mystery Group
Also presented by our Friend’s of the Library, Who Done It? Is the mystery (crime fiction) group. Themes for discussion vary from certain authors to specific locations or various subjects and settings. This group meets in the Library Community Room at 2 p.m. on the 4th Monday of the month.
Book Club Take Out
Have you always wanted to host your own book discussion or are you already part of a group and looking for your next book? Now it’s as easy as getting take out from a restaurant! Our Book Discussion kits include 10 copies of the book, a discussion guide, and instructions on getting started. Plus it checks out for six weeks. http://bit.ly/14WSWL9