Book Discussion Groups

The Library hosts two book discussion groups each month. All discussions are open to any teen or adult who is interested. To reserve a copy of the current selection, call 497-2102.

See previous year’s book lists.

Schedules and availability are subject to change. Please visit our calendar at goffstownlibrary.com/calendar for the latest titles and updates.

Afternoon Discussion

Our afternoon book discussion group meets the third Wednesday of each month at 1:30pm. Let us know if you’d like to attend these group discussions and we will supply you with the books. For questions, email Elizabeth at elizabethw@goffstownlibrary.com

  • Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain, January 20
  • They Called Us Enemy by George Takei, February 17
  • This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger, March 17
  • Mudbound by Hillary Jordan, April 21
  • Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire, May 19
  • At Home by Bill Bryson, June 16
  • There There by Tommy Orange, July 21
  • Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi, August 18
  • A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza, September 15
  • In the Woods by Tana French, October 20
  • The Ginger Tree by Oswald Wynd, November 17
  • Hero of the Empire by Candice Millard, December 21

Evening Discussion

Our evening book group meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm. Let us know if you’d like to attend these group discussions and we will supply you with the books. For questions, email Michelle at michelles@goffstownlibrary.com
  • Educated: a Memoir by Tara Westover, January 5
  • Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngson, February 2
  • Collected poems, 1957-1982 by Wendell Barry, March 2
  • The Last List of Miss Judith Kratt by Andrea Bobotis, April 6
  • How to be Alive by Colin Beavan, May 4
  • The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore, June 1
  • The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde, July 6
  • Chances Are… by Richard Russo, August 3
  • Canyon Dreams by Michael Powell, September 7
  • The Moment of Tenderness by Madeleine L’Engle, October 5
  • The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben, November 2
  • City of Thieves by David Benioff, December 7

Past Book Discussion Titles