Book Clubs

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The Santa Clarita Public Library is ready with lots of resources to help you make your book club meetings memorable.

Meetings

Up For Discussion – Valencia Library Reader’s Group

The Valencia Library Reader’s Group meets the first Thursday of every month from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm in the meeting room for those 18 and older.

August                  The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

September           Exit West by Moshin Hamid

October                Loving Frank by Nancy Horan

November           The Minister of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy

December            Sourdough by Robin Sloan

January               Away by Amy Bloom

February             Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman

March                 The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

 


Newhall Library Saturday Morning Book Club

The Newhall Library Saturday Morning Book Club meets the second Saturday of every month 10:30 – 12:00 in the meeting room.

 


Science Fiction Book Club

The Science Fiction Book Club meets the second Monday of each month 6:30 – 8:00 at Valencia Public Library.

 


Canyon Country Adult Book Club

The Canyon Country Adult Book Club meets the third Thursday of the month 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM


Book Club in a Bag Kits

Get a book-club-to-go with our Book Club in a Bag kits (serves 10-12) with multiple copies of a great read and some juicy conversation starters. Available at the Valencia Library, stop by to see what is currently available.

1. Olive Kitteridge (Fiction) Elizabeth Strout

2. Curious Incident of the Dog in the night-time (Fiction) Mark Hadden

3. In the Woods (fiction) Tana French

4. Stiff: the Curious Lives of Human Cadavers (Nonfiction) Mary Roach

5. Into the Wild (Nonfiction) Jon Krakauer

6. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (Fiction) Lisa See

7. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Nonfiction) Rebecca Skloot

8. Case Histories (Fiction) Kate Atkinson

9. Beautiful Boy (Nonfiction) David Sheff

10. Juliet (Fiction) Anne Fortier

11. Mennonite in a Little Black Dress (Nonfiction) Rhoda Janzen

12. To Kill a Mockingbird (Fiction) Harper Lee

13. A Tale of Two Cities (Fiction) Charles Dickens

14. Orphan Master’s Son (Fiction) by Adam Johnson [Pulitzer Prize Winner 2013]

15. The Kill Room: A Lincoln Ryhme Novel (Fiction) by Jeffery Deaver

16. The Quickening Maze (Fiction) by Adam Foulds

17. The Lincoln Lawyer (Fiction) by Michael Connelly

18. The Lotus Eaters (Fiction) by Tatjana Soli

19. Norwegian Wood (Fiction) by Haruki Murakami

20. Twelve Years a Slave (Fiction) by Solomon Northup

21. The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka

22. The Lost City of Z by David Grann