Book Clubs

Request your copy of the books online through CountyCat, call the library at (414) 321-9595 ext. 4104, or stop at the Reference Desk.

Adult Book Discussion

In-person and on Zoom

Second Wednesday of the Month, 7:00 - 8:00 PM
September 8, October 13, November 10

 

Contact Melissa for Zoom log in directions at melissa.sylla@greenfieldwi.us or (414) 321-9559 ext. 4118.

 

September 8: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

October 13:  My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

November 10: Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson

History Book Club

On Zoom

Fourth Tuesday of the Month, 7:00-8:00 PM
September 28, October 26, November 23

 

The History Book Club is a critical, yet social conversation for those who enjoy learning about and discussing history. All are welcome, even those who did not read but enjoy history! We will meet on the Zoom online platform. Contact Phil at phils@greenfieldwi.us or (414) 321-9595 ext. 4116 for more details and to register..

 

September 29: Marooned: Jamestown, Shipwrek, and a New History of America's Origin by Joseph Kelly

October 26: Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari

November 23 (this session starts at 6:30): Book Report! Read a history book of your choosing and present it to the group.

Science Fiction Book Club

On Zoom

One Monday of the Month, 7:00-8:00 PM
September 13, October 4, November 1

 

Are you a hard-core fan who loves reading science fiction? Or maybe you’ve never read any and are curious about the genre? This book club is aimed at Sci-Fi aficionados and newcomers alike, showcasing both new “soft” science fiction titles and “hard” classics. Get outside of the norm and join us in reading and discussing some great, innovative novels! Contact Gabriel at gabriel.scuglik@greenfieldwi.us or (414) 321-9595 ext. 4101 to register.

 

September 13: All Systems Red by Martha Wells

October 4: Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

November 1: Carrie by Stephen King

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
by Yuval Noah Harari

Over the past century, humankind has managed to do the impossible and rein in famine, plague, and war. For the first time ever, more people die from eating too much than from eating too little...

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October 26, 2021
Marooned: Jamestown, Shipwrek, and a New History of America's Origin

Marooned: Jamestown, Shipwrek, and a New History of America's Origin
by Joseph Kelly

A groundbreaking history that makes the case for replacing Plymouth Rock with Jamestown as America's founding myth.

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September 28, 2021
Nothing to See Here

Nothing to See Here
by Kevin Wilson

Lillian and Madison were unlikely, yet inseparable friends at their boarding school. Then Lillian had to leave the school unexpectedly in the wake of a scandal, and they have barely spoken since. Years later, Lillian gets a letter from Madison pleading...

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November 10, 2021
My Sister, the Serial Killer

My Sister, the Serial Killer
by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends.

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October 13, 2021
The Vanishing Half

The Vanishing Half
by Brit Bennett

A stunning new novel about twin sisters, inseparable as children, who ultimately choose to live in two very different worlds, one black and one white.

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September 8, 2021
Carrie

Carrie
by Stephen King

A sixteen-year-old misfit, denied everything by her fanatical mother and abused by her classmates, unleashes her terrifying telekinetic powers on an entire town.

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November 1, 2021
Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park
by Michael Crichton

On a remote jungle island, genetic engineers have created a dinosaur game park. ...But as always there is a dark side to the fantasy and after a catastrophe destroys the park's defense systems, the scientists and tourists are left fighting for survival.

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October 4, 2021
All Systems Red

All Systems Red
by Martha Wells

A murderous android discovers itself in "All Systems Red", a tense science fiction adventure by Martha Wells that interrogates the roots of consciousness through Artificial intelligence.

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September 13, 2021