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Library Book Groups

The library holds 7 monthly book groups.  Books are available at the circulation desk a month before the discussion.  Great Books Discussion Group texts can be found online at Project Gutenberg.  Get Lit books are available as ebook downloads on Hoopla.

Morning Book Group1st Thursday at 10AMSusan Dunker
Afternoon Book Group3rd Monday at 3PMDenise Lafrance
Evening Book Group3rd Monday at 6:30PMDenise Lafrance
Global Poetry SocietyEvery other Friday at 9AMTopic: International PoetryAidan Sonia-Bolduc
Get LitLast Wednesday at 6:30PMEmily Fortin
Matter of Fact Book Group2nd Wednesday at 10AMTopic: Non-fictionAidan Sonia-Bolduc
Pizza & Pages3rd Wednesday at 6PMGrades 7+ with Pizza!Tina Weinberger

Book Club Schedules

Morning Book Group

March 4, 2021American Marriage by Tayari Jones
April 1, 2021Waking Up White by Debbie Irving
May 6, 2021Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi
June 3, 2021A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
July 1, 2021Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
August vacation monthSee you in September!
September 2, 2021Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
October 7, 2021The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes
November 4, 2021Saints For All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan
December 2, 2021Nomadland by Jessica Bruder

Afternoon Bookgroup & Evening Bookgroup

The Afternoon and Evening Bookgroups read the same book each month.  Come at either time.

January 25, 2021Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race by Debby Irving
February 22, 2021Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
March 15, 2021In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware
April 19, 2021The Book of Essie by Meghan Weir
May 17, 2021The Den by Abi Maxwell
June 21, 2021The Saint for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan
June 21, 2021Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance


Get Lit

The title for the next month is chosen during the discussion.  Check the Event Calendar to see the next title.  These titles are available as ebook downloads through Hoopla.

Matter of Fact Book Group

The title for the next month is voted on by attendees. If you cannot make a meeting but would still like to vote for the next book, reach out to Aidan at a.sonia-bolduc@dover.nh.gov before or on the day of our discussion.

January 6th, 2021A Better Man by Michael Ian Black
February 10th, 2021At the Edge of Uncertainty by Michael Brooks
March 10th, 2021All That Remains by Sue Black
April 14th, 2021Honeybee Democracy by Thomas Dyer Seeley
May 12th, 2021How to Do Nothing by Jenny Odell

Pizza & Pages

Check the Event Calendar to see the next title.