Book Clubs

Georgetown Book Club

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss William Faulkner's classic novel The Sound and
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Georgetown Book Club

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Phil Klay's short story collection -- and winner of the 2014 National Book Award for Fiction -- Redeployment. The collection explores U.S. soldiers' experiences serving in Iraq and Afghanistan and returning home. Questions? Email julia.strusienski@dc.gov.
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Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club May Selection: S Street Rising by Ruben Castaneda

Join the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club for an engaging discussion on S Street Rising; Crack, Murder, and Redemption in DC, by Ruben Castaneda.
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CANCELED: West End Nonfiction Book Club

Events at the West End Interim Library are canceled until further notice due to the repair and investigation into the structural collapse of the Watergate complex parking garage. With Mother’s Day fast approaching and Father’s Day shortly thereafter, come and participate in a conversation about your parents, as well as your thoughts about being a parent. 

Woodridge Library and Friends Book Clucb

Join the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club for a lively discussion on this engaging read! Ages 18 and Over  
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Ladies' Night Book Club

Join us for a discussion of My Boyfriend's Wife by Mychea. Ananda is on her way to the top. A frail heart and mistrust of men once took her soul to the bottom. Her sassy personality is how she forges her way through in life and remains in control. Until she meets the man most women's dreams are made of. Ananda can't believe she'll finally get a happily ever after ... Until a tawdry secret reveal splits her world in two and forces Ananda to realize that dreams are for children and she is a grown woman now.
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Capitol Hill Reads: 'Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage'

In May, we will read Haruki Murakami's recent, poignant Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage. Note that this month, we will meet at Northeast Branch Library at 330 7th St. NE.
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

Capitol Hill Reads: 'We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves'

Join us for a discussion of Karen Joy Fowler's compelling and strange We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat

Reading the World Book Club: 'Claire of the Sea Light' by Edwidge Danticat

Please join the Reading the World Book Club to discuss Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat.
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A Tribute to America's Most-Loved Poet

Reading and discussion of selected poems by American poet Robert Frost (1874-1963), an alternate presentation of the West End Fiction Book Club and in celebration of April as National Poetry Month.

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