Book Discussions

Reading and discussion are the roots of learning and can also become the roots of community bonding. Join other readers at the Folsom Public Library for lively, monthly book discussions on the first Tuesday, 6:30-7:30 p.m. or the third Thursday, 1:00-2:00 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room. All adults welcomed! Copies of selection available for checkout at the Adult Information desk. The Friends of the library generously fund our book club.

Upcoming Book Club Selections for 2018

Lab Girl 
by Hope Jahren
January 2 & 18

Persuasion by Jane Austen
February 6 & 15
Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan
March 6 & 15

Previous book club selections:
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu by Joshua Hammer
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
Hidden Figures
by Margot Lee Shetterly
Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi 
Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
Martin Dressler: Tale of an American Dreamer by Steven Millhauser
News of the World by Paulette Jiles
World War I and America by A. Scott Berg

Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Elephant Company by Vicki Constantine Croke
Euphoria by Lily King
Far from the madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
The Indifferent Stars Above by Daniel James Brown
Mademoiselle Chanel by C.W. Gortner
A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman
The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry

The Woman Who would be King by Kara Cooney
What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty


It's Okay to Read YA Book Club
Second Tuesday, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

A NEW book club hosted by the Folsom Public Library for adults who enjoy, or are interested in, Young Adult books. The lively, monthly book discussions will be on the second Tuesday of the month at Barnes & Noble Kitchen in the Palladio shopping center in Folsom. All adults welcomed!

Feb. 13th The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Previous It's Okay to read YA selections:
Invictus by Ryan Graudin
Renegades by Marissa Meyer
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus
A Madness so Discreet by Mindy McGinnis                                                                                     
A Crown of Wishes by Roshani Chokshi

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