Meets at 7:30 pm on the second Tuesday of each month.  This book club has been going strong for 40+ years and loves to see new faces! Find out what the next book is below. 
Books are available in print, and when possible as an e-book and a digital audiobook. 
Make it a night out and dine at one of Montrose Shopping Parks favorite restaurants

Adult Book Club

Adult Book Group: The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundahti Roy

 

Join our discussion of Roy's The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Adult Book Club that has been going strong for 40+ years at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 7:30pm
The Ministry of Utmost Happiness Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525434818
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 1st, 2018

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781524733162
Availability: Available Now
Published: Vintage - June 5th, 2017

Adult Book Group: Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance

 

Join our discussion of Vance's Hillbilly Elegy! Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Adult Book Club that has been going strong for 40+ years at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062300553
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Paperbacks - May 1st, 2018

Hillbilly Elegy Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780062872258
Availability: Available Now
Published: Harper Paperbacks - April 30th, 2018

Adult Book Group: Watch for Me on the Mountain by Forrest Carter

 

Join our discussion of Carter's Watch for Me on the Mountain! Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Adult Book Club that has been going strong for 40+ years at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:30pm
Watch for Me on the Mountain Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385300827
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Delta - April 1st, 1990

Adult Book Group: The River Wife by Jonis Agee

 

Join our discussion of Agee's The River Wife. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Adult Book Club that has been going strong for 40+ years at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 7:30pm
The River Wife Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812977196
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade - May 27th, 2008

The River Wife Cover Image
$2.99
ISBN: 9781588366306
Availability: Available Now
Published: Random House - July 16th, 2007

Adult Book Group: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

 

Join our discussion of Lee's Pachinko! Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Adult Book Club that has been going strong for 40+ years at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 7:30pm
Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781455563920
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 14th, 2017

Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781455563913
Availability: Available Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 6th, 2017

Adult Book Group: The History of Bees by Maja Lunde

 

Join our discussion of Lunde's The History of Bees! Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Adult Book Club that has been going strong for 40+ years at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Voting will be held during the January meeting. Please bring some recommendations! 

Event date: 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 7:30pm
The History of Bees Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501161384
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Touchstone Books - June 5th, 2018

The History of Bees Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781501161391
Availability: Available Now
Published: Touchstone - August 21st, 2017

Adult Book Group: Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

 

Join our discussion of Grann's Killers of the Flower Moon! Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Adult Book Club that has been going strong for 40+ years at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 7:30pm
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307742483
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2018

Killers of the Flower Moon Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780385534253
Availability: Available Now
Published: Vintage - April 17th, 2017

What we're reading this summer!

Be Prepared Cover Image
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Ocean Meets Sky Cover Image
Secret Sisters of the Salty Sea Cover Image
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A Reaper at the Gates (Ember in the Ashes #3) Cover Image
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The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl Cover Image
A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever Cover Image

Harry Potter Audiobooks through Libro.fm

Staff Picks

“This is our Grandmother Fish. She lived a long, long, time ago. She could wiggle and swim fast. Can you wiggle?” I cannot recommend this book more… A kid’s level story of our evolutionary history that’s all at once fun, interactive, and very scientifically accurate it’s such to be a hit with little evolutionary biologists. And it even has more detailed information about our evolutionary phylogeny at the end for more curious little ones or curious parents! - - Linnea