Book Clubs


The Book Discussion Group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7pm on the 2nd floor. Books can be picked up ahead of time at the 1st floor desk. 

Future Discussion Books:

Book Discussion Group 2022 

January 18th - The Memory Chalet by Tony Judt

February 15th - In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson

March 15thWhat You Have Heard is True by Carolyn Forche

April 19thLab Girl by Hope Jarden

May 17thFuriously Happy by Jenny Lawson

June 21st – ALL IOWA READS – The Butterfly Effect by Rachel Mans McKenny

July 19th - Kindred by Octavia E. Butler

August 16th – The Cooking Gene by Michael Twitty

September 20th – We the Interwoven, Editor Andrea Wilson/ Volume 2

October 18th – DMACC ONE BOOK

November 15th – Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Multiple Copies for Book Clubs to checkout!

You can check out multiple copies of books for your book club! For availability information or to reserve a set of books, please contact Cathy at

Book Title/Author Number of Copies Available
Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood 9
Angry Housewives Eating  Bon Bons by Lorna Landvick 14
Beach Trip by Cathy Holton 6
Brothers and Sisters by Bebe Moore Campbell 15
Charms for the Easy Life by Kaye Gibbons 13
Coast Road by Barbara Delinksy 10
Cold Sassy Tree by Olive Ann Burns 14
Crossing Over by Ruth Irene Garrett 15
Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner 14
Dakota by Kathleen Norris 20
Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman 13
Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury 13
Deep End of the Ocean by Jaquelyn Mitchard 11
The Diamond as Big as the Ritz by F. Scott Fitzgerald 20
Elegy for Iris by John Bayley 15
Eleven Days by Donald Harstad 5
Envy by Sandra Brown 13
Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser 12
The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton 6
Fried Green Tomatoes by Fannie Flagg 19
Gilead by Marilynne Robinson 15
The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls 10
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood 8
Having Our Say by Sarah Louise Delany 19
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers 10
The Help by Kathryn Stockett 7
The Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans 15
How to Make an American Quilt by Whitney Otto 14
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith 15
Inkheart by Cornelia Funke 12
Jennie Gerhardt by Theodore Dreiser 9
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan 17
The Ladies of Covington Send Their Love by Joan Medlicott 12
The Last Summer of Reason by Tahar Djaout 15
The Liars' Club by Mary Karr 17
A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck 15
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold 14
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson 10
Me by Katharine Hepburn 13
The Meaning of It All by Richard Feynman 15
The Mermaid Chair by Sue Monk Kidd 10
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt 19
Midwives by Chris Bohjalian 19
Murder on a Girls' Night Out by Anne George 8
My Antonia by Willa Cather 18
The Nanny Diaries by Emma McLaughlin 15
The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks 18
Nothing to do but Stay by Carrie Young 14
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez 5
Patty Jane's House of Curl by Lorna Landvik 13
Peace Like a River by Leif Enger 15
The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe 10
The Pilot's Wife by Anita Shreve 13
Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi 15
The Red Tent by Anita Diamant 15
Rope Walk by Carrie Brown 10
Ruined by Reading by Lynne Sharon Schwartz 20
The Rule of Four by Ian Caldwell 15
Saint Maybe by Anne Tyler 14
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen 18
The Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher 15
Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson 10
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See 10
The Soldier's Wife by Margaret Leroy 5
The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields 17
Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi 15
A Taste for Death by P.D. James 11
Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht 5
The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell 10
To Dance with the White Dog by Terry Kay 12
Tortilla Curtain by T. Coraghessan Boyle 20
Transfer of Power by Vince Flynn 8
Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott 15
Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt 15
Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom 14
A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson 14
The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown 5
Where Lilacs Still Bloom by Jane Kirkpatrick 6
Wicked by Gregory Maguire 10
The Widower's Tale by Julia Glass 4
Windchill Summer by Norris Mailer 14
Woman Who Walked into Doors by Roddy Doyle 17