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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 

November 25: The Return of the Soldier by Rebecca West                                        
December: No meeting this month.                                           
January 27: Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
February 24: Jazz by Toni Morrison
March 23: Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
April 27: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
May 18 (25th is a holiday): Winesburg, Ohio: A Group of Tales of Ohio Small-Town Life by Sherwood Anderson
June: 22: The Group by Mary McCarthy



Tuesday Evening Book Club

Time: First Tuesday of every Month at 7 p.m. 
Location: Cole Community Room
Contact: Madelyn Horton @ 760-434-2933 or Madelyn.Horton@carlsbadca.gov 

December 3: The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
January 7: Big Sky by Kate Atkinson
February 4: Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead
March 10: The Library Book by Susan Orlean
April 7: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
May 5: City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert
June 2: The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure 




Book Warriors Book Club (for grades 7 to 12)

Time: Third Tuesday of every Month at 3:30 p.m. 
Location: Dove Library, Study Room 234A & 234B
Contact: Ashleigh Hvinden at 760-434-2866 or ashleigh.hvinden@carlsbadca.gov

November 19: Book Selection Meeting #1
December 17: Book Selection Meeting #2
January 21: Tyler Johnson Was Here by Jay Cole
February 18: One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus 


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

December 4: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
January 8: The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World by Melinda Gates
February 5: Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris
March 4: The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West by David McCullough
April 1: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
May 6: Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
June 3: The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai



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    

November 14: The Humans: A Novel by Matt Haig
December 12: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
January 9: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens 
February 13: Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don’t Know by Malcolm Gladwell
March 12: Vox by Christina Dalcher
April 9: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover 
May 14: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson
June 11: When Books Went to War: The Stories That Helped Us Win World War II by Molly Manning


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

December 3: Las Hijas del Capitán by María Dueñas