Book Clubs

Mrs Lincoln's Rival cover

Legends & Lore DC Book Discussion Series

Do you enjoy reading about hometown Washington, D.C.?  Cleveland Park Library has a local book discussion series! For June, we will be discussing Mrs. Lincoln's Rival by Jennifer Chiaverini.  Copies are available to check out and download from the library.
The Japanese Lover book cover.

Fiction Lover's Book Club

Please join The Fiction Lover's Book Club as we discuss Isabel Allende's The Japanese Lover.  

History/Biography Book Club

Every month, we discuss a book about important historical events, figures and more. 
Going Clear by Lawrence Wright

Going Clear by Lawrence Wright

You are cordially invited to attend the monthly Southwest Library Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 28.  Copies of the May title, Going Clear by Lawrence Wright, are available for checkout at the information desk.
Survival ArtistThe Bitter SeasonUnspeakable

Book Club in American Sign Language

This book discussion will be conducted in American Sign Language, facilitated by Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen. As time and interest permit, we will try to discuss any or all of the following books.   Survival Artist by Eugene Bergman

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 Zahav : The World of Israeli Cooking by Michael Solomonov.
H is for Hawk

Capitol Hill Reads - H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald

Join us for a discussion of H is for Hawk, Helen MacDonald's reflection on training a goshawk as she grieves the death of her father.

Adult Book Club

Join us to discuss June's book club selection, Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, on Thursday, June 23rd at 6:30 p.m. Following the meeting, join us for a stroll around the neighborhood with our NEW Walking Book Club. Bring the audio book on your device or simply join the other members for a stroll and casual discussion of that month's book selection.
Brain on Fire

Palisades Book Club

You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Palisades Book Club.  We will meet at Palisades Library to discuss Brain on Fire, by Susannah Cahalan on Tuesday, June 21, at 7:30 p.m.  Please join us!
Picture of pair of headphones, with rainbow colored books between the earpads

Listen Up: Talking Book Club Wants Audiobook Fans!

If you love listening to audiobooks, meet up with The Talking Book Club. We meet on the third Thursday of each month, in the Center for Accessibility (Room 215), to discuss audiobooks that spark good conversation! To get more information and know what we are reading next, call 202-727-2142.