Adult Book Group

Weymouth Public Libraries Adult Book Group

Join us to discuss one the following books. All meetings are held at 7:00 pm in the Jones Room. Pick up a copy of the book at the circulation desk, or click on the title to put one on hold. 

What We've Already Read: 

Date Title and Author
September 13,  2011 Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann
October 11, 2011 Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
November 15, 2011 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
December 13, 2011 A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
February 14, 2012 Still Alice by Lisa Genova
March 13, 2012 Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
April 10, 2012 The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman
May 8, 2012 The People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
September 4, 2012 Taste of Salt by Martha Southgate
October 9, 2012 Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
December 11, 2012 Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
February 12, 2013 Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
March 12, 2013 The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
April 9, 2013 Another Piece of My Heart by Jane Green
May 14, 2013 In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson
June 11, 2013 The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
September 10, 2013 Arcadia by Lauren Groff
October 8, 2013 The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
November 12, 2013 Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
December 10, 2013 A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick
January 14, 2014  Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
February 11, 2014 The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro
March 11, 2014  The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
April 8, 2014 Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II by Mitchell Zuckoff
May 13, 2014 State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
June 10, 2014 Stoner by John Edward Williams
September 8, 2014 The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood
October 7, 2014 Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo
November 10, 2014 Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
December 9, 2014 The Happiness Project: Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun by Gretchen Rubin
January 12, 2015

The Hare with Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal

February 9, 2015
All This Talk of Love by Christopher Castellani
March 9, 2015 The Dinner by Herman Koch

April 13, 2015

Little Bee by Chris Cleave
May 11, 2015 Seating Arrangements by Maggie Shipstead
June 15, 2015 To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
September 14, 2015 Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
October 5, 2015 Don't Stop the Carnival by Herman Wouk
November 9, 2015 Accidents of Marriage by Randy Susan Meyers
December 14, 2015 The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown.
January 11, 2016 The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
February 8, 2016

Elephant Company The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II By Vicki Constantine Croke

March 7, 2016 The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker
April 4, 2016 Founding Mothers: the Women Who Raised our Nation by Cokie Roberts
May 9, 2016 The End of Innocence by Allegra Jordan
June 13, 2016 Mud Season by Ellen Stimson
September 19, 2016 Pocketful of Names by Joe Coomer
October 3, 2016 Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
November 21, 2016 Falling From Horses by Molly Gloss
December 12, 2016 The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery
January 9, 2017 Any title by Ian Rankin
February 13, 2017 Brilliant Beacons A History of the American Lighthouse by Eric Jay Dolin
March 13, 2017 The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon
April 10, 2017 I Will Always Write Back by Kate Alifirenka and Martin Ganda
May 22, 2017 The Race Underground by Doug Most
June 19, 2017 My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante