Book Clubs


Book Clubs

There are multiple Book Clubs that meet at the Longview Public Library, and they would love to have you! 


** Please note, book clubs may have moved to virtual/online meetings, or are on a temporary in person hiatus for the time being.  While book lists and requests remain up to date, please contact the listed associate for details of meetings.**


Diverse Readers Book Club


If you're looking for a great, active book club to join, look no further! The Diverse Readers Book Club, formed by our own staff members, usually meets on the third Saturday of each month at 2:00 PM to discuss their chosen book(s), and they would love to have you! 

Schedule


2023
January 21 - "Project Hail Mary" by Andy Weir
February 18 - "Yellow Wife" by Sadeqa Johnson
March 18 - "Becoming" by Michelle Obama
April 22 - " Brainding Sweetgrass" by Robin Wall Kimmerer
May 20 - "Klara and the Sun" by Kazuo Hosseini
June 17 - " Wolf Hall" by Hilary Mantel
July 15 - " The Kite Runner" by Kaled Hosseini
August 18 - "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes and Other Lessons From the Crematory" by Caitlin Doughty
September 21 - "The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth & Power" by Deirdre Mask
October 21 - "There's No Such Thing as an Easy Job" by Kikuko Tsumura
November 18 - "Killers of the Flower Moon" by David Gran
December 16 - "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens

Contact 

Christian - cpippins@longviewtexas.gov or (903) 237-1351



Informal Ladies Book Club


The Informal Ladies Book Club is a very diverse group of ladies who enjoy talking and laughing together, about the books they read and the experiences they share that relate to those books.
They are an open book club and would love to have you join them. All are welcome! 

Schedule


Meetings have currently moved to Zoom video conference. Meeting times are at 6:30 PM on dates listed.
Please use contact info to get details on meetings.


Link: Zoom Meeting Room
Meeting ID: 735 7844 3751
Passcode: 428851

2023
January 26 - "Deacon King Kong" by James McBride
February 23 - "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng
March 23 - "Windows For the Crown Prince" by Elizabeth Grey Vining
April 27 - "Born A Crime" by Trevor Noah
May 25 - "Three Cups of Tea" by Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin
June 22 - " I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai 
July 27 - " The House In the Cerulean Sea" by TJ Klune
August 24 - "Wish You Were Here" by Jodi Picoult
September 28 - "From Scratch" by Tembi Locke
October 26 - "We Begin At The End" by Christ Whitaker
November 16 - "The Physicist's Daughter" by Mary Anna Evans
December 21 - "Before the Coffee Gets Cold" by Toshikazu Kawaguchi

Contacts


October - opawlik@mail.com