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Reading Groups

The Fiction Book Discussion Group – “A Novel Experience” – meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., in the Chesterfield Township Library's John Hebert meeting room. Our book group offers an opportunity to explore novels through interesting discussions and shared insights. You also get to meet new people with a shared love of reading. We offer selections ranging from popular and contemporary titles to the classics. Pick up a copy of the current selection at the checkout desk.

The upcoming Novel Experience book selections are:

June 1 -- "There, There" by Tommy Orange
July 6 -- "The Art of Racing in the Rain" by Garth Stein

August 3 -- "Life of Pi" by Yann Martel
September 7 -- "Afterlife" by Julia Alavrez
October 5 -- "Nothing to See Here" by Kevin Wilson

The Chesterfield Township Library Nonfiction Book Discussion Group – “Real Reads” – meets in the library the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. Join the dialogue as members share their observations, praise and criticism of books on current events, politics, history, culture and personal life struggles and triumphs. Pick up a copy of the current selection at the checkout desk.

The upcoming Real Reads book selections are:

June 17 -- "Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World" by Fareed Zakaria

July 15 -- "Esther the Wonder Pig: Changing the World One Heart at a Time" by Steve Jenkins and
Derek Walter with Caprice Crane

August 19 -- "James Herriot's Animal Stories" by James Herriot

September 16 -- "The King of Confidence: A Tale of Utopian Dreamers, Frontier Schemers, True
Believers, False Prophets and the Murder of an American Monarch" by Miles Harvey

October 21 -- "Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History" by Erik

November 18 -- "The Impossible First: From Fire to Ice" by Colin O'Brady

December 16 -- "The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal
West" by David McCullough