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MC-NPL offers three adult book clubs: Mystery Tuesday Book Club, Saturday Book Club, and The Mostly Lesbian Book Club.

Email JCove@mclinc.org for more information.

Mystery Tuesday Book Club

Led by Dr. Monica D’Antonio, former English professor at Montgomery County Community College, this club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 2 pm to discuss thriller, suspense, true crimes, noir and detective fiction.

Meeting DateBookAuthor
January 9, 2024 (2nd Tuesday this month only)
The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn HardcastleStuart Turton
February 6, 2024Everyone In My Family Has Killed SomeoneBenjamin Stevenson
March 5, 2024The Quiche of Death (Agatha Raisin #1) &
The Last Garden In England (Longwood Garden Community Read)
M.C. Beaton

Julia Kelly
April 2, 2024Greenglass HouseKate Milford
May 7, 2024One for the MoneyJanet Evanovich
June 4, 2024State of TerrorHillary Rodham Clinton & Louise Penny
July 2, 2024The 6:20 ManDavid Baldacci
August 6, 2024One of Us Is LyingKaren M. McManus
September 3, 2024The MaidNita Prose
October 1, 2024The Caves of SteelIsaac Asimov
November 12, 2024Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyJohn le Carre
December 3, 2024Blanche on the LambBarbara Neely
Saturday Book Club

Meets on the third Saturday of each month at 2 pm. Dr. Hal Halbert, Professor at Montgomery County Community College facilitates the discussion. The club engages in all kinds of genre.

Meeting DateBookAuthor
Jan. 20, 2024The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du BoisHonoree Fanonne Jeffers
Feb. 17, 2024Our Missing HeartsCeleste Ng
March 16, 2024The HorseGeraldine Brooks
April 20, 2024The Lincoln HighwayAmor Towles
May 18, 2024Olga Dies DreamingXochitl Gonzalez
June 15, 2024
The WagerDavid Grann
July 20, 2024King Of The ArmadillosWendy Chin-Tanner
Aug. 17, 2024Who Is Maud Dixon?Alexandra Andrews
Sept. 21, 2024The Things We CarriedTim O'Brien
Oct. 19, 2024South To America: A Journey Below The Mason Dixon To Understand The Soul Of A NationImani Perry
Nov. 16, 2024A BurningMegha Majumdar
Dec. 21, 2024The FurrowsNamwali Serpell

The Mostly Lesbian Books Club

Meets on the third Monday of each month at 6:30pm. Books discussed will feature lesbian characters or themes or be written by lesbian authors as chosen by the group. The first meeting is March 18th facilitated by library staff members Petina and Jeanne. We will discuss The Librarian of Burned Books by Brianna Labuskes.