Book Clubs


Our group meets the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm at members’ homes for book discussion and dessert, beginning our year in October. The last meeting of the year in June is a dinner where we select books for the following year. We read a mix of fiction and non-fiction.

Contact person for the group is Kevis Brownson

Book selections for 2023-24 from October through May

10/3: The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams

11/7: All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy

12/5: Good Omens by Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman

2/6: Shrines of Gaiety by Kate Atkinson

3/5: The Paper Menagerie & Other Stories by Ken Liu

4/2: The Promise by Damon Galgut

5/7: Susan, Linda, Nina, and Cokie by Lisa Napoli

6/20: (no book) Annual Dinner and book selection meeting for 2023-24


The Afternoon Book Group meets on the third Monday of the month at 1:30pm
at Peet’s Coffee in the Nob Hill Market.  There is no assigned book, members talkabout whatever books they have read.  If you still read print books you can bring books to swap or to donate the the Friends of the Library.  There are always great discussions about authors and recommendations for your next read. 

For more information contact Karen Scanlon, or 510-523-6456.