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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.

2018

January 9

Morning &  Evening

Kitchens of the Great Midwest
By J. Ryan Stradal  FIC STRADAL

February 14

Morning

Exit West
By Mohsin Hamid FIC HAMID

Evening

Hillbilly Elegy
By J. D. Vance  305.562 VAN

March 13

Morning

Hillbilly Elegy
by J. D. Vance  ■  305.562 VAN

 

Evening     

Exit West
by Mohsin Hamid   ■  FIC HAMID

 

April 10

Morning & Evening                    

Pachinko
by Min Jin Lee  ■  FIC LEE

May 8

Morning & Evening

And Then There Were None
by Agatha Christie  ■  FIC CHRISTIE

2017

January 10

Morning &  Evening

Saving Simon: How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion
by Jon Katz  ■  636.182 KAT

February 14

Morning

Homegoing
by Yaa Gyasi  ■  FIC GYASI

Evening

So Big
by Edna Ferber  ■  FIC FERBER

March 14

Morning

Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free
by Héctor Tobar  ■  363.119622 TOB

Evening

Orhan’s Inheritance
By Aline Ohanesian  ■  FIC OHANESIAN

April 11

Morning & Evening

The Snow Child
by Eowyn Ivey  ■  FIC IVEY

May 9

Morning & Evening

My Brilliant Friend 
by Elena Ferrante ■  FIC FERRANTE

June 13

Morning & Evening

Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer
by James Swanson  ■  973.7 SWA

July 11

Morning &  Evening

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles  FIC TOWLES

August 8

Morning &  Evening

Everyone Brave is Forgivenby Chris Cleave  FIC CLEAVE

September 12

Morning

Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff  FIC GROFF

Evening

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi  FIC GYASI

October 10

Morning

Heat and Light by Jennifer Haigh  FIC HAIGH

Evening

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead  FIC WHITEHEAD

November 14

Morning

The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home by George Howe Colt  974.492 COL

Evening

The Circle by Dave Eggers  FIC EGGERS

December 12

Morning

News of the World by Paulette Jiles  FIC JILES

Evening

News of the World by Paulette Jiles  FIC JILES

2016

September 13

Morning

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

Evening

Running the Rift
by Naomi Benaron   ■  FIC BENARON

October 11

Morning &  Evening

The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson  ■  FIC JACKSON

November 8

Morning &  Evening

Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age
by Sherry Turkle  ■  302.231 TUR

December 13 

Morning

Dear Committee Members
by Julie Schumacher  ■  FIC SCHUMACHER

Evening
Tinkers
by Paul Harding  ■  FIC HARDING

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

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

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Titles read by the Book Discussion Groups:

PDF icon2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Titles 2015.pdf

 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

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