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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
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
7/18/2017
6:30 PM
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The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
8/15/2017
6:30 PM
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What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
9/19/2017
6:30 PM
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Gray Mountain by John Grisham
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
10/17/2017
6:30 PM
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie by Purple Hibiscus
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
11/21/2017
6:30 PM
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Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
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Mount Airy

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
7/19/2017
1:00 PM
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A Place Called Hope by Philip Gulley
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
7/27/2017
12:30 PM
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River of Doubt by Candice Millard
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This discussion group meets at the Mt. Airy Senior Center.

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
8/16/2017
1:00 PM
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A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
8/24/2017
12:30 PM
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News of the World by Paulette Jiles
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This discussion group meets at the Mt. Airy Senior Center.

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
9/20/2017
1:00 PM
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One Summer: America, 1927  by Bill Bryson
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
9/28/2017
12:30 PM
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Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
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This discussion group meets at the Mt. Airy Senior Center.

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
10/18/2017
1:00 PM
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Purple Hibiscus  by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
10/26/2017
12:30 PM
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Dream When You're Feeling Blue by Elizabeth Berg
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This discussion group meets at the Mt. Airy Senior Center.

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
11/15/2017
1:00 PM
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Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
11/16/2017
12:30 PM
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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This discussion group meets at the Mt. Airy Senior Center.

North Carroll

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group
6/26/2017
6:30 PM
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The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens
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North Carroll Senior Book Discussion Group
7/12/2017
11:00 AM
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Calico Joe by John Grisham
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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
7/24/2017
6:30 PM
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Lila by Marilynne Robinson
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North Carroll Senior Book Discussion Group
8/9/2017
11:00 AM
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The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
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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
8/28/2017
6:30 PM
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What the Dead Know by Laura Lippman
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Taneytown

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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
7/20/2017
6:30 PM
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The Residence by Kate Andersen Brower
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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
8/17/2017
6:30 PM
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The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
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Westminster

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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