Book Clubs

West University Book Group-January 6

Please join us to discuss The Emperor of All Maladies, by Siddhartha Mukherjee.

Wednesday, January 6, at 11 a.m.

Spring Branch-Memorial Library--The Page Turners

Title to be discussed: In the dark streets shineth: a 1941 Christmas Eve story by David McCullough.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, December 8, 6:30 p.m.  From the book jacket: "Christmas Eve, 1941.  Mere days after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt met at the White House.  As war raged throughout the world, the two leaders delivered a powerful message of hope that still resonates today.  Bestselling author and renowned historian David McCullough relates a compelling story about the spirit of Christmas and the power of light to shine in difficult, dangerous times .... [a]lso sharing the stories behind the songs 'O Little Town of Bethlehem' and 'I'll Be Home for Christmas'...."

Mystery Book Club

Join the Mystery Book Club on Thursday, November 19th at 11:00 AM to discuss The Last Child by John Hart.

History Lovers' Book Club


woman reading


We’ve read a lot of history this past year!  At our final meeting of 2015, we’ll talk about our favorites, not so favorites, and -- most important -- what we want to read in 2016!  Join us Friday, December 11, 2 pm, for a lively discussion and light refreshments.

Here are some of the books we read this year:




Hey, Teens!  The Katy Branch library is holding their first book club just for you on Tuesday, November 10 at 5:30 p.m.  This month we will discuss the book, I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson.  Haven’t read the book?  Come anyway.  The discussion should be fun and entice you to read the book when you have a chance.

Masters of Suspense Book Club

Death Comes to the Village


A British cozy for December…


Join us at Baldwin Boettcher on Monday, December 7, 6:30 pm, for a discussion of Death Comes to the Village, first in a new Regency mystery series by Catherine Lloyd.  Copies are available at the library. 

West University Book Group-December 2

a moveable feastPlease join us to discuss A Moveable Feast, by Ernest Hemingway.  

Wednesday, December 2, at 11 a.m.

Gulf Coast Reads Book Discussion - Great Books Books Club - Thursday @ 7 PM

Join the Great Books Book Club this Thursday at 7:00 PM as they host the discussion of this year's Gulf Coast Reads selection, The Promise by local author Ann Weisgarber. This discussion is part three of the Gulf Coast Reads events hosted at Freeman Library.

History Lovers' Book Club

My Antonia



A classic American story…

Masters of Suspense Book Club

The Murder Room



A creepy tale of suspense to read in the month of October…..

Join us at Baldwin Boettcher on Monday, November 2, 6:30 pm, for a discussion of The Murder Room, an Adam Dalgliesh mystery by P. D. James.  Copies are available at the library. 

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