Book discussion groups are open to the public and no registration is required. Copies of the book may be checked out from the library. If you require special accommodations, call 367-8720 at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

Book Talk Tonight

 Book Talk Tonight An online chat about what books you are reading. These chats are held weekly via Facebook. You can talk about any book you’ve recently read. Tell us if you liked it, hated it, or recommend it to others. Comment on other people’s posts. And, get great ideas for new books and authors to read! The chats are from 7:30-8:30, but are on a different night each week. Watch our Facebook page to find out when the next one will be held. 

 

Eclectic Book Group

For people who read fiction, nonfiction, biographies, or anything else.

Meets on the 1st Monday of the month at the Caille Branch Library. Librarian Jane Taylor leads the discussions. For more information or to reserve a copy of the book, call 367-8715. (This group is currently full. Contact Jane Taylor to be placed on a waiting list.)

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Orphan Train

Christina Baker Kline

Monday, December 1

7-8:30 p.m.

Discussion guide  

Out of My Mind

Sharon M. Draper

Monday, January 6

7-8:30 p.m.

Discussion guide 

 

Grounds for Thought

Meets the 3rd Thursday of the Month at 10 a.m. at Prairie West Library. Bring your own cup (we’ll provide the coffee) and join us to brew up bookish conversation over a cup of coffee. We’ll be reading a “dark roast” blend of fiction and nonfiction. For more information or to reserve a copy of the book, contact Krystal at 978-6899, or send an email to prairiewestlibrary@siouxfalls.org.

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Sarah’s Key

Tatiana de Rosnay

Thursday, December 18

10-11:30 a.m.

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The Art of Mending

Elizabeth Berg

Thursday, January 15

10-11:30 a.m.

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Mystery Book Group

For people who love mystery

Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Ronning Branch Library. Librarian Carin Schleicher leads the discussions. For more information or to reserve a copy of the book, call 367-8144. 

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Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands

Chris Bohjalian

Tuesday, December 16

7 - 8:30 p.m.

 

Rules of Prey

John Sandford

Tuesday, January 20

7 - 8:30 p.m.


Page Turners Book Group

For people who love to read a wide variety or want to expand their reading horizons

Usually meets on the 3rd Monday of the month at the Ronning Branch Library. Library staff leads the discussions. For more information or to reserve a copy of the book, call 367-8140. 

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How to Be Good

Nick Hornby

Monday, January 26

7 - 8 p.m.

Led by Val Schonewill

Discussion guide

 

Still Alice

Lisa Genova

Monday, February 23

7 - 8 p.m.

Led by Catherine Wehrspann

Discussion guide


 

Young @ Heart Book Club

A book club for adults who enjoy young adult books

Meets monthly at the Prairie West Branch Library. For questions or to place a book title on hold, contact Jeri at 605-978-9899 or send an email to PrairieWestLibrary@siouxfalls.org.

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The Power of One

Bryce Courtenay

Thursday, December 4

7-8:30 p.m.

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Mock Printz Book Discussion

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Thursday, January 8

7-8:30 p.m.

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