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Library Book Clubs

Previous Book Club Selections

Monday Night Classics Book Club

Time: Fourth Monday of every month at 7 p.m.       
Location:  Gowland Meeting Room
Contact: Heidi Wyner @ 760-602-2044 or Heidi.Wyner@carlsbadca.gov 

Jan. 28: East of Eden by John Steinbeck
Feb. 25: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by Ernest J. Gaines
Mar. 25: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Apr. 22: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
May 20: The Ballad of the Sad Cafe by Carson McCullers
Jun. 24: The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham




Tuesday Evening Book Club

Time: First Tuesday of every Month at 7 p.m. 
Location: Cole Community Room
Contact: Madelyn Horton @ 760-434-2833 or Madelyn.Horton@carlsbadca.gov 

Feb. 5: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
Mar. 5: The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White
Apr. 2: The Only Story by Julian Barnes
May  7: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
Jun. 4: House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea





First Wednesday Book Club

Time: First Wednesday of every Month at 2 p.m. 
Location: Gowland Meeting Room
Contact: Liza Blue @ Liza.Blue@carlsbadca.gov

Feb. 6: Story of a Stolen Girl by Pat Spencer
Mar. 6: In Search of Mary Shelley: The Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein by Fiona Sampson
Apr. 3: The Year of Living Danishly by Helen Russell 
May  1: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
Jun. 5: Less by Andrew Sean Greer




Thursday Afternoon Book Club

Time: Second Thursday of every month at 2 p.m.
Location: Cole Community Room 
Contact: Sheri Hanlon @ 760-602-2062 Sheri.Hanlon@carlsbadca.gov

Feb. 14: Salt Houses by Hala Alyan
Mar. 14: The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White
Apr. 11: We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter
May  9: Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
Jun. 13: The Samurai's Garden by Gail Tsukiyama



Spanish Language Book Club

El club de Lectura en Español se reúne una vez al mes.  Para más información llame al 760-931-4500
Time: Tuesdays at 10 a.m. 
Location: Learning Center Room 14
Contact: ​Lizeth Simonson @ 760-931-4500

Feb. 19: La Tabla Esmeralda by Carla Montero
Mar. 19: Frankenstein o el moderno Prometeo by Mary Shelley
Apr. 16: Bendíceme, Última by Rudolfo Anaya
May  21: El Invierno en Tu Rostro by Carla M ontero
Jun. 18: TBD