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

Monday, JULY 8 – "Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine" by Gail Honeyman

Monday, AUGUST 12 – "Hunger" by Roxane Gay

Monday, SEPTEMBER 9 – "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley

Monday, OCTOBER 14 – "The Lost City of Monkey God" by Douglas Preston

Monday, NOVEMBER 11 – "I Have the Right To" by Chessy Prout

DECEMBER – No book club

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

Monday, JULY 1 – "Death in the Air" by Kate Dawson

Monday, AUGUST 5 – "I Have the Right To" by Chessy Prout

Monday, SEPTEMBER 9 – "Force of Nature" by Jane Harper

Monday, OCTOBER 7 – "Swans of Fifth Avenue" by Melanie Benjamin

Monday, NOVEMBER 4 – "The Little Stanger" by Sarah Waters

DECEMBER – No book club

 

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

Wednesday, JULY 3 – "Hunger" by Roxane Gay

Wednesday, AUGUST 7 – "Before We Were Yours" by Lisa Wingate

Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 4 – "I Have the Right To" by Chessy Prout

Wednesday, OCTOBER 2 – "I'll Be Gone in the Dark" by Michelle McNamara

Wednesday, NOVEMBER 6 – "The Friend" by Sigrid Nunez

Wednesday, DECEMBER 4 – "Furiously Happy" by Jenny Lawson

 

 

 

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

Tuesday, JULY 9 – "Force of Nature" by Jane Harper

Tuesday, AUGUST 13 – "The Lost City of the Monkey God" by Douglas Preston

Tuesday, SEPTEMBER 10 – "Rules of Civility" by Amor Towles

Tuesday, OCTOBER 8 – "I Have the Right To" by Chessy Prout

Tuesday, NOVEMBER 12 – "I'll Be Gone in the Dark" by Michelle McNamara

Tuesday, DECEMBER 10 – "The Friend" by Sigrid Nunez

 

 

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

Thursday, JULY 11 – "Old Scores" by Will Thomas

Thursday, AUGUST 8 – "The Little Stranger" by Sarah Waters

Thursday, SEPTEMBER 12 – "The Immortalists" by Chloe Benjamin

Thursday, OCTOBER 10 – "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley

Thursday, NOVEMBER 14 – "Conan Doyle for the Defense" by Margalit Fox

Thursday, DECEMBER 12 – Holiday Party and book talk