Book Clubs

Book Clubs

The Sumner Public Library offers 4 separate book clubs, who are always ready for new members!

Multiple copies of the books are provided by the library for each group. Please contact the library if you are interested in joining!

In the Stacks Group (in the main area of the library): 
Meets 3rd Friday of each month at 9:00AM. (Temporarily moved to third Thursday of each Month, starting 9/2020.)

Month: Title: Discussion Day:
January  This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger & Every Last Cuckoo by Kate Maloy 1/21/21
February  If You Lived Here You'd Be Home By Now by Christopher Ingraham 2/18/21
March  The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan 3/18/21
April  Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger 4/15/21
May  The Leisure Seeker by Michael Zadoorian 5/20/21
June  The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson 6/17/21

 Little Faith by Nickolas Butler

August  Find the Good by Heather Lende 8/19/21
September  Heart in the Right Place by Carolyn Jourdan 9/16/21
October  The Dutch House by Ann Patchett 10/21/21
November Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler 11/18/21


Friday Morning Book Group (program room):
Meets 3rd Friday of each month at 9:00AM. 

Month: Title: Discussion Day:
January  American Cookery by Laura Kalpakian 1/15/21
February  Get Real by Donald E. Westlake 2/19/21
March  Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd 3/19/21
April  Coop: A Year of Poultry, Pigs, and Parenting by Michael Perry 4/16/21
May  Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes 5/21/21
June  Chomp by Carl Hiaasen 6/18/21
July  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles 7/16/21
August  The Innocents by David Baldacci 8/20/21
September  The Chicken Sisters by KJ Dell'Antonia 9/17/21
October  Dead Wake by Erik Larson 10/15/21
November  Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier 11/19/21
December  Christmas Blizzard by Garrison Keillor 12/17/21


Evening Book Club (program room):
Meets 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:00PM. 

Month: Title: Discussion Day:
January  This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz


February  Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie 2/11/21
March  The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson 3/11/21
April  Me Before You by Jojo Moyes


May  The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden


June  Dear Mr. You by Mary-Louise Parker


July Where'd You Go Bernadette: Maria Semple


August  The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens


September The Atomic City Girls: Janet Beard 9/9/21
October Philomena: Martin Sixsmith


November The Dutch House: Ann Patchett 11/11/21
December The Unhoneymooners: Christina Lauren 12/9/21


Teen Book Club (program room):
Meets 1st Tuesday of each month at 4:00PM. 

Month: Title: Discussion Day:
January  Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes 1/5/21
February  Matilda by Roald Dahl 2/2/21
March  The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo 3/2/21
April  Restart by Gordon Korman 4/6/21
May   5/4/21
June  Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller 6/1/21
July The Young Elites: Marie Lu 7/6/21
August Sadie: Courtney Summers 8/3/21
September The Downstairs Girl: Stacey Lee 9/7/21
October Dorothy Must Die: Danielle Paige 10/5/21
November This Will Be Funny Someday: Katie Henry 11/2/21
December   12/7/21