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Second Tuesday Book Discussion Groups


You are invited to attend the Second Tuesday Book Discussion Groups for adults, led by a member of the Library's Reader's Advisory staff.

These groups meet in the Bisbee Conference Room off the main lobby on the second Tuesday of the month, at either 10:00 to 11:15 a.m. or 7:00 to 8:15 p.m.

2nd Tuesdays

 

If you are a SCPL cardholder and need help getting a copy of a book for book discussion, please ask at the Reference & Reader Services Desk.

2016

June 14

Morning & Evening:

Nora Webster 
by Colm Tóibín  ■  FIC TOIBIN


July 12

Morning & Evening:

Burial Rites
by Hannah Kent  ■  FIC KENT


August 9

Morning:
Running the Rift
by Naomi Benaron  ■  FIC BENARON

Evening: 
$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America
by Kathryn J. Edin  ■  339.46 EDI

 

 

March 8

Morning
Benediction
by Kent Haruf   FIC HARUF

Evening
H is for Hawk 
by Helen Macdonald   598.944 MAC

April 12

Morning and Evening

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and 
Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 
Berlin Olympics

by Daniel James Brown  797.123 BRO

May 10

Morning and Evening

City of Thieves
by David Benioff   FIC BENIOFF

2015

January 13

Morning & Evening
The Shelf: From LEQ to LES
by Phyllis Rose   028.9 ROS

February 10

Morning & Evening
The Invention of Wings
by Sue Monk Kidd   FIC KIDD

 

March 10

Morning
A Tale for the Time Being
by Ruth L. Ozeki   FIC OZEKI

Evening
The Invisible Wall
by Harry Bernstein   813.54 BER

 

April 14

Morning
On Immunity: An Inoculation
by Eula Biss   616.079 BIS

Evening

The Plover
by Brian Doyle   FIC DOYLE

May 12

Morning

Fourth of July Creek 
by Smith Henderson   FIC HENDERSON

Evening
On Immunity: An Inoculation
by Eula Biss   616.079 BIS

 

June 9

Morning & Evening

Neverhome
by Laird Hunt   FIC Hunt

July 14

Morning & Evening

Orphan Train
by Christina Baker Kline   FIC KLINE

August 11

Morning & Evening

Americanah
by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie   FIC ADICHIE

September 8

Morning

Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel  FIC MANDEL

Evening

Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China 
Evan Osnos  951.06 OSN

 

October 13

Morning

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End 
Atul Gawande   362.175 GAW

Evening

Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel   FIC MANDEL

 

November 10

Morning

The Ocean at the End of the Lane 
Neil Gaiman  FIC GAIMAN

Evening

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End 
Atul Gawande  362.175 GAW

 

December 8

Morning

Etta and Otto and Russell and James 
Emma Hooper  FIC HOOPER

Evening

A Wedding in Haiti: The Story of a Friendship 
Julia Alvarez  813.54 ALV

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Titles read by the Book Discussion Groups:

 2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2014.pdf

2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2013.pdf

2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2012.pdf

2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2011.pdf

2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2010.pdf

 2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2009.pdf

2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2008.pdf

2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 1997-2007.pdf

Neverhome by Laird Hunt.