Book Clubs

Growing Up by Russell Baker

Growing Up by Russell Baker

In Growing Up, Russell Baker poignantly captures his years of growing up during the harsh years of the Great Depression.  Yet among the harshness, there are moments of joy.  And above all, there is his mother, Lucy Elizabeth, determined that her children make something of themselves.  Please join us to discuss this Pulitzer-winning, and heart-rending book. Room 220.
"The Orchard of Lost Souls" by Nadifa Mohamed

Adult Book Club

Join us to discuss May's book club selection, The Orchard of Lost Souls by Nadifa Mohamed, one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists on Thursday, May 26th at 6:30 p.m. 
NearandFar

Feeder's Advisory : A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? This month's selection is Near and Far : Recipes Inspired by Home and Travel by Heidi Swanson.
The Bees by Laline Paull

Capitol Hill Reads - The Bees by Laline Paull

Join us for a thought- provoking discussion of a recent work of literary fiction. In May let's read The Bees by Laline Paull. It's a novel about bees! We are excited that May's discussion will be held at the brand new East City Bookshop at 645 Pennsylvania Avenue SE.
Rosie Project

Palisades Book Club

You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Palisades Book Club.  We will be discussing Rosie Project, by Graeme Simsion, at Palisades Library on Tuesday, May 17, at 7:30 p.m.  Please join us.
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Listen Up! Talking Book Club Wants Audiobook Fans!

If you love listening to audiobooks or talking books, meet up with The Talking Book Club.   We meet every 3rd Thursday of the month 11am until 1pm to discuss fiction or nonfiction books that spark our interest and good conversation!  To get more information and know what we are reading next, call 202-727-2142.
So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson

So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion on Sat., April 30 at 1 p.m.  Copies of this month's selection, So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson, are available for checkout at the information desk.
Summer

Moveable Feast Classics Book Club

You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Moveable Feast Classics Book Club.  We will be discussing Summer, by Edith Wharton, at Palisades Library on Tuesday, May 3, at 1 p.m.  Please join us.
Girl on the Train

Chevy Chase Book Club: 'The Girl on the Train'

The May selection for the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins.   We will meet on Tuesday, May 3 at 7 p.m., upstairs in the meeting room.  
If Your Wife Only Knew Cover

Ladies Night Book Club

Join us at Northwest One Library for a discussion of If Your Wife Only Knew by Cydney Rax. All are welcome, though the titles are chosen with women in mind.

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