Adult Book Group

Weymouth Public Libraries Adult Book Group

The Adult Book Group will not meet in July and August. We will resume in September. Look for our next book selection mid-August. We meet on the 2nd Monday of the month from 7:00 - 8:00 PM on the upper level of Fogg Library.  New members are always welcome and books will be available at the Circulation Desk at Tufts @ Pratt Library. If you wish to be added to the email distribution list, please email Janet at

What We've Already Read: 

DateTitle and Author
February 10, 2020Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie
January 13, 2020How We Got to Now by Steven Johnson
December 9, 2019Today We Go Home by Kelli Estes
November 4, 2019The Feather Thief by Kirk Wallace Johnson
October 7, 2019Uncommon Type: Some Stories by Tom Hanks
September 9, 2019Garlic and Sapphires: the Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise by Ruth Reichl
June 10, 2019Mission Hill by Pamela Wechsler
May 13, 2019Beautiful Boy by David Sheff
April 8, 2019Let's Take the Long Way Home by Gail Caldwell
March 11, 2019The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz
February 11, 2019Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain

January 14, 2019

Carry the One by Carol Anshaw
September 17, 2018Daring to Drive by Manal Al-Sharif
June 11, 2018The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood
May 7, 2018The Owl Who Liked Sitting on Caesar by Martin Windrow
April 9, 2018The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure
March 12, 2018The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann
February 12, 2018The Malice of Fortune by Michael Ennis
January 8, 2018The Day the World Came to Town by Jim DeFede
December 11, 2017A Guide to the Birds of East Africa by Nicholas Drayson
November 13, 2017The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel
October 10, 2017We are Unprepared by Meg Little Reilly
September 11, 2017Brain on Fire by Susannah Cahalan
June 19, 2017My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
May 22, 2017The Race Underground by Doug Most
April 10, 2017I Will Always Write Back by Kate Alifirenka and Martin Ganda
March 13, 2017The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon
February 13, 2017Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse by Eric Jay Dolin
January 9, 2017Any title by Ian Rankin
December 12, 2016The Soul of An Octopus by Sy Montgomery
November 21, 2016Falling From Horses by Molly Gloss
October 3, 2016Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
September 19, 2016Pocketful of Names by Joe Coomer
June 13, 2016Mud Season by Ellen Stimson
May 9, 2016The End of Innocence by Allegra Jordan
April 4, 2016Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation by Cokie Roberts
March 7, 2016The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker
February 8, 2016Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II by Vicki Constantine Croke
January 11, 2016The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
December 14, 2015The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown
November 9, 2015Accidents of Marriage by Randy Susan Meyers
October 5, 2015Don't Stop the Carnival by Herman Wouk
September 14, 2015Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
June 15, 2015To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
May 11, 2015Seating Arrangements by Maggie Shipstead
April 13, 2015Little Bee by Chris Cleave
March 9, 2015The Dinner by Herman Koch
February 9, 2015All This Talk of Love by Christopher Castellani
January 12, 2015The Hare with Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal
December 9, 2014The 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
November 10, 2014Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
October 7, 2014Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo
September 8, 2014The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood
June 10, 2014Stoner by John Edward Williams
May 13, 2014State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
April 8, 2014Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II by Mitchell Zuckoff
March 11, 2014The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
February 11, 2014The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro
January 14, 2014Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
December 10, 2013A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick
November 12, 2013Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
October 8, 2013The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
September 10, 2013Arcadia by Lauren Groff
June 11, 2013The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
May 14, 2013In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson
April 9, 2013Another Piece of My Heart by Jane Green
March 12, 2013The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
February 12, 2013Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
December 11, 2012Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
October 9, 2012Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
September 4, 2012The Taste of Salt by Martha Southgate
May 8, 2012The People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
April 10, 2012The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman
March 13, 2012Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
February 14, 2012Still Alice by Lisa Genova
December 13, 2011A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
November 15, 2011The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
October 11, 2011Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
September 13, 2011Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann