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There are Book Clubs that meet monthly at all CCPL locations. The listings below will help you find the dates and times of upcoming meetings and the books that will be discussed. For more information concerning these Book Clubs, please contact us at 410.386.4488.

Click on the locations below to view upcoming CCPL Book Club dates and titles.

Eldersburg

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Free Spirit Book Club
3/11/2017
2:00 PM
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A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley
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Free Spirit Book Club
4/8/2017
2:00 PM
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Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat
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Free Spirit Book Club
5/13/2017
2:00 PM
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The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
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Free Spirit Book Club
6/10/2017
2:00 PM
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The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
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Free Spirit Book Club
7/8/2017
2:00 PM
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The Storyteller: A Novel  by Jodi Picoult
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Free Spirit Book Club
8/12/2017
2:00 PM
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Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
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Free Spirit Book Club
9/9/2017
2:00 PM
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All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
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Free Spirit Book Club
10/14/2017
2:00 PM
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Descent by Tim Johnston
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Free Spirit Book Club
11/11/2017
2:00 PM
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Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter  by Kate Clifford Lawson
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Free Spirit Book Club
12/9/2017
2:00 PM
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When the Moon Is Low by Nadia Hashimi
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Finksburg

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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
2/21/2017
6:30 PM
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Inside the O'Briens by Lisa Genova
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
3/21/2017
6:30 PM
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Everybidy's Got something by Robin Roberts
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
4/18/2017
6:30 PM
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Funny Girl by Nick Hornby
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
5/16/2017
6:30 PM
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I Am Malala: the girl who stood up for education qand was shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai
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Mount Airy

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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
2/23/2017
12:30 PM
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
3/15/2017
1:00 PM
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
3/23/2017
12:30 PM
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A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
4/19/2017
1:00 PM
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Dancing at the Rascal Fair by Ivan Doig
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
4/27/2017
12:30 PM
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Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
5/17/2017
1:00 PM
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The Bridge Ladies by  Betsy Lerner
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
5/25/2017
12:30 PM
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

North Carroll

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group
2/27/2017
6:30 PM
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The Sweet Hereafter by Russell Banks
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North Carroll Senior Book Discussion Group
3/8/2017
11:00 AM
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The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group
3/27/2017
6:30 PM
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The Guns of August: The Outbreak of World War I by Barbara Tuchman
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North Carroll Senior Book Discussion Group
4/12/2017
11:00 AM
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The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group
4/24/2017
6:30 PM
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Mister Death’s Blue Eyed Girls by Mary Downing Hahn
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North Carroll Senior Book Discussion Group
5/10/2017
11:00 AM
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Orphan Train by Christina Kline
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group
5/22/2017
6:30 PM
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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson
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Taneytown

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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
3/16/2017
6:30 PM
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Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
4/20/2017
6:30 PM
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One True Loves by Taylor Jenkins Reid
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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
5/18/2017
6:30 PM
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Fates and Traitors by Jennifer Chiaverini
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Westminster

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Westminster Book Discussion Group
3/1/2017
6:30 PM
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A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
4/5/2017
6:30 PM
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Black-Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
5/3/2017
6:30 PM
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The Bishop's Wife by Mette Ivie Harrison
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
6/7/2017
6:30 PM
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Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
7/5/2017
6:30 PM
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The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
8/2/2017
6:30 PM
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The Circle by Dave Eggers
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Book Club and Discussion Group Guides

Do you have your own book club or discussion group? Below are a few online tools to help you decide what book to read next.

Novelist
Have you ever found your book club saying "what will we read next?" This online research tool will help you choose that next Science Fiction or Mystery title, and provide book reviews, descriptions, and links to author home pages and other fiction web sites to help you make your decision.

Vintage Books and Anchor Books Reading Group Center

Reading Group Choices