BookLite is a social book club that meets the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Join us at The Still Bar & Grill, 326 S. Main Street in Bartlett to talk books, grab a drink, and meet new people. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
August 16 - The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
September 20 - The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
October 18 - Cloche and Dagger by Jenn McKinlay
November 15 - The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender
A cookbook discussion and tasting! Pick a recipe from the chosen cookbook and bring it to our discussion for the group to try. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion. The group meets at 1:00 p.m. in the Meeting Room.
August 12 - Endless Summer Cookbook by Katie Lee
September 9 - The Apple Cookbook: 125 Freshly Picked Recipes by Olwen Woodier
October 14 - Half Baked Harvest by Tieghan Gerard
November 11 - Bring It! Tried and True Recipes for Potlucks and Casual Entertaining by Ali Rosen
The group meets at 12:30 p.m. in the Meeting Room on the last Friday of every month. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
August 31 - Reader's Choice
September 28 - Coal River by Ellen Marie Wiseman
October 26 - The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
November 30 - A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
The group meets at 7:00 p.m. in the West Conference Room. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
August 20 - The LIfe-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
September 17 - Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
October 22 - Brunelleschi's Dome by Ross King
November 19 - An Invisible Thread by Laura Schroff & Alex Tresniowski
Adult Book Group Collection
Looking for great titles for your book club? Check out our new collection located at the end of Adult Fiction next to the Quiet Room. We have 10 copies of specially selected titles available.
Girls Book Discussion : Grades 4 - 6
Thursday, November 29 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
A Season of Gifts by Richard Peck
Everyone’s favorite grandmother, Grandma Dowdel, is back. This time it is the new preacher and his family who need her particular brand of wisdom and charm. From local bullies to a lost doll you can be sure Grandma Dowdel will be having the last laugh from the last house in town. Register in person at the Youth & Teen Services Desk and pick up a free book. Location: Art Room
Book Discussion in a Bag
The Youth & Teen Services Department offers 10 copies of a book with book discussion questions all in one bag and available to check out for 6 weeks. Perfect for the classroom, homeschool group or neighborhood book discussion. For titles and to check out a Book Discussion in a Bag, please stop by the Youth & Teen Services desk.
Bartlett Public Library District
Monday-Thursday: 9am - 9pm