Book Clubs for Adults

Copies of this month's book club books are available for pickup at the location where the book club meets.

For all upcoming meeting dates, check the library event calendar.

Blooming Spirit Book Club

CCM Edgewood, 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday.

  • July 16: Talking to the Dead: Kate and Maggie Fox and the Rise of Spiritualism, by Barbara Weisberg (part 1)
  • August 20: same as above (part 2 & 3)

Century Book Club

CCM Edgewood, 7 p.m. on the third Wednesday.

  • July 17: The Moon and Sixpence, by W. Somerset Maugham (1919)
  • August 21: A Farewell to Arms, by Ernest Hemingway (1929)
  • September 18: The Grapes of Wrath, by John Steinbeck (1939)
  • October 16: 1984, by George Orwell (1949)
  • November 20: A Raisin in the Sun, by Lorraine Hansberry (1959)
  • December 18: Slaughterhouse-Five, by Kurt Vonnegut (1969)
  • January 15: Kindred, by Octavia Butler (1978)
  • February 19: A Prayer for Owen Meany, by John Irving (1989)
  • March 18: Interpreter of Maladies, by Jhumpa Lahiri (1999)
  • April 15: The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie, by Alan Bradley (2009)
  • May 20: TBD (2019)

Drop Dead Book Club

CCM Edgewood, 7 p.m. on the first Wednesday.

For a complete list of upcoming books and meeting dates, please visit the Drop Dead Book Club website.

Nonfiction Book Club

CCM Edgewood, 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday.

  • July 23: Moonwalking with Einstein, by Joshua Foer
  • August 27: The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, by Daniel James Brown
  • September 24: TBD
  • October 22: TBD
  • November 26: TBD
  • December 17: TBD

Under-40 Book Club

CCM Edgewood, 7 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday.

  • July 24: The Incendiaries, by R.O. Kwon
  • August 28: TBD
  • September 25: TBD
  • October 23: TBD
  • November: No meeting
  • December: No meeting

Fourth Tuesday Book Club

CCM Forest Hills, 1 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday.

  • July 23: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime, by Mark Haddon
  • August 27: Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • September 24: Unsheltered, by Barbara Kingsolver
  • October 22: We Band of Angels, by Elizabeth Norman
  • November 26: An American Marriage, by Tayari Jones
  • *December 17: Holiday on Ice, by David Sedaris

* The book club meets on the third Tuesday in December

Edgewood Branch


One Pennwood Avenue
Edgewood, PA 15218

Phone: (412) 731-0909
Fax: (412) 731-8969

Hours


Monday - Thursday
10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday
Closed

Forest Hills Branch


4400 Greensburg Pike
Forest Hills, PA 15221

Phone: (412) 436-2390
Fax: (412) 436-2391

Hours


Monday, Friday & Saturday
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday
3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesday & Sunday
Closed

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