Book Discussion Groups

Chester County Library hosts three book discussion groups, the Evening Book Group, the Afternoon Book Group, and the Comics Unbound Group. The Henrietta Hankin Branch hosts the  Hankin Whodunits Book Group and the Page Turners Book Group.

The Chester County Library Evening and Afternoon 2017 book group reading lists can be found here.

Chester County Library Evening Book Group
The Evening Book Group meets the first Monday of the month (with a few exceptions) from 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. No registrations are required.
Upcoming selections:

Monday, October 2, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Burke Room
The Improbability of Love by Hannah Rothschild
Improbability of Love

Monday, November 6, 2017, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Burke Room
Short Story Night: Read a short story or two and come prepared to discuss with the group

Chester County Library Afternoon Book Group
The Afternoon Book Group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. No registrations are required.

Upcoming selections:

Wednesday, October 18, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Burke Room
One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus
One Thousand White Women

Wednesday, November 15, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Burke Room
Empire Falls by Richard Russo
Empire Falls

Chester County Library Comics Unbound Group
The Comics Unbound Group meets the third Monday of the month from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. For ages 16 + for adult content. No registrations are required. Contact Lois Shupp at lshupp@ccls.org with questions.

Upcoming selections:

Monday, October 16, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Burke Room
Fun Home by Alison Bechdel
Fun Home

Monday, November 20, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Burke Room
Maus by Art Spiegelman
Maus

Henrietta Hankin Branch Page Turners Book Group
The Page Turners Book Group meets the second Thursday of the month from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (except in July and August) in the Annex Room A. No registrations are required.

Upcoming selections:

Thursday, October 12, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Annex Room A
Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.
Empty Mansions

Thursday, November 9, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Annex Room A
Falling Angels by Tracy Chevalier
Falling Angels

Henrietta Hankin Branch Hankin Whodunits Book Group
The Hankin Whodunits Book Group meets the third Thursday of the month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (except in July and August) in the Annex Room A. No registrations are required.

Upcoming selections:

Thursday, October 19, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Annex Room A
A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny
Great Reckoning

Thursday, November 16, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Annex Room A
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
Woman in Cabin 10

Previous book discussion selections:

Chester County Library 2017
Chester County Library 2016
Chester County Library 2015
Chester County Library 2014
Chester County Library Afternoon Book Group 2005-2013
Chester County Library Evening Book Group 2005-2013
Henrietta Hankin Branch Mystery Book Group 2012-2014