About FPL Book Clubs

All are welcome to attend the Fayetteville Public Library's book clubs. Please click on a book club to learn more about the club's focus and meeting times.

To join one of the clubs, please inquire at the Reference Desk or call 856-7250. All meetings take place in the Ann Henry Board Room unless otherwise specified.

Book Talk

Meets on the second Monday of the month from 1 – 2 p.m.

This group discusses a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles. From bestselling authors to classics of world literature, these selections are a fun way to expand your reading horizons.

Upcoming Selections

Jan. 13 - The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin

Feb. 10 - The Friend by Sigrid Nunez

Mar. 9 - The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Apr. 13 - Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

May 11 - Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

June 8 - The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers

 

Book Talk at Night

Meets the first Monday of each month from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

This group discusses a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles. From bestselling authors to classics of world literature, these selections are a fun way to expand your reading horizons.

Upcoming Selections

Jan. 6 - The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Feb. 3 - The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston

Mar. 2 - There There by Tommy Orange

Apr. 6 - Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

May 4 - Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane

June 1 - Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Richardson

 

 

Books and Brews (Apple Blossom)

Meets the first Wednesday of each month from 6 – 7 p.m. at Apple Blossom Brewing Company on Zion Road.

This group discusses a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles in an informal environment. From bestselling authors to classics of world literature, these selections are a fun way to expand your reading horizons.

Upcoming Selections

Jan. 8* - The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers

Feb. 5 - The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Mar. 4 - The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin

Apr. 1 - There There by Tommy Orange

May 6 - The River by Peter Heller

June 3 - Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

Books and Brews (El Sol)

Meets the second Tuesday of each month from 6 – 7 p.m at El Sol on Citizens Drive (Mission and Crossover).

This group discusses a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles in an informal environment. From bestselling authors to classics of world literature, these selections are a fun way to expand your reading horizons.

Upcoming Selections

Jan. 14 - Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Richardson

Feb. 11 - Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Mar. 10 - The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers

Apr. 14 - The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin

May 12 - The Library Book by Susan Orleans

June 9 - Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

 

Crimes and Clues

Meets the second Thursday of each month from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

This group discusses a variety of classic and contemporary mysteries. Whether you enjoy a lighthearted cozy, a hardboiled page turner, or a “cut from the headlines” true crime investigation, these titles will keep you guessing.

Upcoming Selections

Jan. 9 - I’ll be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara

Feb. 13 - Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane

Mar. 12 - The Bottoms by Joe Lansdale

Apr. 9 - The Library Book by Susan Orlean

May 14 - Black Echo by Michael Connelly

June 11 - Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris