Book discussion groups meet at Cobb County Public Libraries regularly to cover a range of topics and interests. Book clubs are fun social gatherings and a good way to meet your neighbors. Expand your knowledge about the world and literature.
Upcoming Book Club/Discussions include:
- Gritters Tuesday Afternoon Book Club at Gritters Library on Tuesday, May 8 from 2 pm – 3 pm. We will be discussing Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. (770) 528-2524.
- In the Spirit of Sherlock Holmes: Story Discussions with the Kennesaw Irregulars at the Kennesaw Library on Tuesday, May 8 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Dr. Helen Cauley, write and President Emerita of the Sherlock Holmes Society of Georgia, will lead a discussion on “The Murders in the Rue Morgue” and “Hop Frog.” (770) 528-2529.
- Afterthoughts Book Club at Switzer Library on Wednesday, May 9 from 10:30 am – 11:30 am. We will be discussing The Lost Painting by Jonathan Harr. (770) 528-2320.
- Book Chat at Kemp Memorial Library on Thursday, May 10, 1 pm – 2 pm. The book for May is State of Wonder by Ann Patchett. (770) 528-2527.
- Men’s Book Club at East Cobb Library on Saturday, May 12 from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm will be a discussion about Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink. Women interested in military, horror, and sci-fi are welcome to join. (770)-509-2730.
- African American Authors Book Discussion Group at Stratton Library on Monday, May 14, 7 pm – 8 pm. The May selection is Mudbound by Hillary Jordan. (770) 528-2522.
- Mountain View Evening Book Discussion at Mountain View Regional Library on Tuesday, May 15 from 7 pm – 8:30 pm. We will be discussing Hillybilly Elegy by J.D. Vance. (770) 509-2725
- Acworth Library Book Club at Acworth Library on Wednesday, May 16 from 1 pm – 2 pm will be about The Bride’s Kimono by Sujata Massey. (770) 917-5165.
- Read, Think, Talk at Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center on Wednesday, May 16 from 10:30 am – noon. We will be discussing Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. (770) 509-4988.
- Classics Reading Group at Switzer Library on Wednesday, May 16 from 1 pm – 3 pm. We will be on The Return of the Soldier by Rebecca West. (770) 528-2320.
- Book to Movie Club at Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center on Wednesday, May 16 from 6 pm – 8:30 pm. Share your thoughts about Shoeless Joe by W.P. Kinsella and then watch the book’s film counterpart. (770) 509-4988.
- On Thursday May 17, East Cobb Morning Book Discussion meets 11 am – 12:30 and the East Cobb Afternoon Book Discussion is at 2 pm at East Cobb Library. The May selection is The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See. (770) 509-2730.
- Vinings Thursday Morning Book Club at Vinings Library on Thursday, May 17 from 11 am – 12:30. We will be discussing Still Life by Louise Penny. (770) 801-5330.
- On Tuesday, May 22, Kennesaw Library offers the Tuesday Afternoon Book Discussion from 2 pm – 3:30 pm and the Tuesday Evening Book Discussion at 6:30 pm) will be about The Good Daughter by Karin Slaughter. (770) 528-2529.
- Book Club at Sibley Library on Tuesday, June 5 from 5 pm – 7 pm. (770) 528-2520.
- Page Turners Book Club at Mountain View Regional Library on Wednesday, June 6 from 10:15 am – noon. The June book is The Radium Girls by Kate Moore. (770) 509-2725.
Don’t miss Teen’s Book Club at Switzer Library on Thursday, May 17 from 5 pm – 6 pm. This teens only gathering will be focusing on all of our young adults’ favorite books. We meet in Study Room 5. (770) 528-2320.