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This book club provides a space for thoughtful conversation on issues of social justice and activism. Themes will include racial justice, immigration, LGBTQ rights, and more--we’re also open to members suggesting specific titles and topics to explore. Meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 via Zoom. To sign up for meeting information please email leslie.west@homewoodpubliclibrary.org.

Book Club Events

Thu, Aug 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Four famous siblings throw an epic party to celebrate the end of the summer.

Wed, Aug 31, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Round Auditorium
Join us as we explore this utterly engrossing portrayal of Zelda Fitzgerald and the legendary circles in which she moved.

Tue, Sep 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Boardroom
No book reading required, discussion group only. Flower Essences are vibrational medicine.

Wed, Sep 07, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us as we discuss Amanda Montell’s Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism.

Thu, Sep 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adult Virtual Room
Join us as we explore the film Resist. Technically a docuseries, but each episode is so short it makes the cut.

Tue, Sep 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Boardroom
Join us as we explore Michelle Zauner’s memoir Crying in H Mart.

Thu, Sep 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us as we discuss this brilliantly insightful novel, Monogamy, by New York Times bestselling author Sue Miller.

Mon, Sep 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Boardroom,Kid's Virtual Room
This is a book club for educators during the 2022-2023 school year. Each month we will read and discuss a different Juvenile or YA title.

Wed, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Boardroom
Join us as we discuss Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout’s latest book Oh, William!

Tue, Oct 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Boardroom
No book reading required, discussion group only. Join us as we welcome Jasper Elliott Wolfe. Jasper is an Ecotherapy guide, a Yoga and Mindfulness teacher, and a Healer and Massage Therapist.

Wed, Oct 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us as we explore Grady Hendrix’s The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires.

Tue, Oct 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Boardroom
Join us as we explore The Christie Affair which is a reimagining of Agatha Christie's famous 11-day disappearance, adding a murder mystery worthy of the dame herself...

Thu, Oct 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adult Virtual Room
Join us as we explore Khaled Hosseni’s book One Thousand Splendid Suns.

Mon, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Kid's Virtual Room,Boardroom
This is a book club for educators during the 2022-2023 school year. Each month we will read and discuss a different Juvenile or YA title.

“Great minds discuss ideas. Average Minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.” Discussion group. All you need is an enquiring mind. Meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 2pm via Zoom. To sign up for meeting information please email leslie.west@homewoodpubliclibrary.org.

Click to see selections by month.

Click to see selections by month.

Better Than  Therapy Book Club Selections 2022

  • 2022 Selections
    • The Sentance
    • Z - Zelda
    • The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue
    • The Book of Lost Friends
    • Oh, William!
    •  The Christie Affair

The Better Than Therapy Book Club

The Better Than Therapy Book Club meets on the last Wednesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. We meet online in a virtual Zoom meeting. Everyone is welcome for a lively book discussion, and a  rollicking good time. Our motto: reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are. To sign up for meeting information please email leslie.west@homewoodpubliclibrary.org.

Oxmoor Page Turners Book Club Selections 2022

  • 2022 Selections
    • Malibu Rising
    • Finally Donavan is Killing It
    • Crying In H Mart
    • The Christie Affair
    • Assembly
    • Her Hidden Genius

The Oxmoor Page Turners

Join the Oxmoor Page Turners on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. as we discuss a mix of today's popular fiction and non-fiction titles.  We meet online in a virtual Zoom meeting. To sign up or for more information email judith.wright@homewoodpubliclibrary.org

HPL Educator Book Club Selections 2022 - 2023

  • EBC
    • Vinyl Moon
    • Stuntboy
    • Fat Chance Charlie Vega
    • Hazel and Bly the Deep Blue Sea
    • Dress Coded
    • Living with Viola
    • Dear Justyce
    • A Duet from Home
    • Flamer
    • Parachutes

The HPL Educator Book Club

Join the The HPL Educator Book Club for Homewood City School Eductors on Monday's (check calendar) each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Boardroom or on Zoom.  For meeting information please email cristina.castor@homewoodpubliclibrary.org.

HPL Senior Center Book Club Selections 2022

  • 2022 Selections
    • Portrait of Jenny
    • Malibu Rising
    • Monagamy
    • The Personal Librarian
    • The Christie Affair
    • Oh, William!

The HPL Senior Center Book Club

Join the The HPL Senior Center Book Club on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 1:00 p.m. at the Homewood Senior Center. Everyone is welcome! For meeting information please email leslie.west@homewoodpubliclibrary.org.