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There are Book Clubs that meet monthly at all CCPL locations. The listings below will help you find the dates and times of upcoming meetings and the books that will be discussed. For more information concerning these Book Clubs, please contact us at 410.386.4488.

Click on the locations below to view upcoming CCPL Book Club dates and titles.

Eldersburg

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Free Spirit Book Club
2/13/2016
2:00 PM
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
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Free Spirit Book Club
3/12/2016
2:00 PM
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Prayers for the Stolen by Jennifer Clement
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Free Spirit Book Club
4/9/2016
2:00 PM
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The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure
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Free Spirit Book Club
5/14/2016
2:00 PM
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In the Shadow of the Banyan by Vaddey Ratner
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Free Spirit Book Club
6/11/2016
2:00 PM
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Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
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Free Spirit Book Club
7/9/2016
2:00 PM
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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Free Spirit Book Club
8/13/2016
2:00 PM
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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Free Spirit Book Club
9/10/2016
2:00 PM
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The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
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Free Spirit Book Club
9/10/2016
2:00 PM
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The Girl on the Train  by Paula Hawkins
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Free Spirit Book Club
10/8/2016
2:00 PM
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Ordinary Light by Tracy K. Smith
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Free Spirit Book Club
10/8/2016
2:00 PM
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Ordinary Light  by Tracy K. Smith
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Free Spirit Book Club
11/12/2016
2:00 PM
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Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
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Free Spirit Book Club
11/12/2016
2:00 PM
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Harper Lee by Watchman
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Finksburg

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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
2/16/2016
6:30 PM
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Descent  by Tim Johnson
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
3/15/2016
6:30 PM
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
4/19/2016
6:30 PM
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The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion
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Finksburg Book Discussion Group
5/17/2016
6:30 PM
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The Hare with the Amber Eyes by Edmund De Waal
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Mount Airy

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
2/17/2016
1:00 PM
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Crossing the Borders of Time by Leslie Maitland
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
2/25/2016
12:30 PM
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Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
3/16/2016
1:00 PM
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Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
3/24/2016
12:30 PM
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Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations by Georgina Howell
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
4/20/2016
1:00 PM
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A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
4/28/2016
12:30 PM
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Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group
5/18/2016
1:00 PM
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Neverhome by Laird Hunt
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Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group
5/26/2016
12:30 PM
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Isaac's Storm by Erik Larson
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the Mount Airy Senior Center

North Carroll

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group
2/22/2016
6:30 PM
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Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee
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North Carroll Senior Center Book Discussion Group
3/9/2016
11:00 AM
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A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center

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North Carroll Senior Center Book Discussion Group
3/10/2016
11:00 AM
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Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group
3/28/2016
6:30 PM
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The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson
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North Carroll Senior Center Book Discussion Group
4/13/2016
11:00 AM
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The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center

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North Carroll Senior Center Book Discussion Group
5/11/2016
11:00 AM
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City on Fire by Garth Risk Hallberg
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Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center

Taneytown

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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
2/18/2016
6:30 PM
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Church of Marvels by Leslie Parry
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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
3/17/2016
6:30 PM
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House of Thieves by Charles Belfoure
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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
4/21/2016
6:30 PM
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The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
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Taneytown Book Discussion Group
5/19/2016
6:30 PM
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The Hired Girl by Laura Amy Schlitz
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Westminster

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Westminster Book Discussion Group
3/2/2016
6:30 PM
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
4/6/2016
6:30 PM
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
5/4/2016
6:30 PM
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Innocence by Dean Koontz
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
6/1/2016
6:30 PM
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Wild: from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail  by Cheryl Strayed
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
7/6/2016
6:30 PM
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The Nigthingale by Kristin Hannah
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Westminster Book Discussion Group
8/3/2016
6:30 PM
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A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
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Book Club and Discussion Group Guides

Do you have your own book club or discussion group? Below are a few online tools to help you decide what book to read next.

Novelist
Have you ever found your book club saying "what will we read next?" This online research tool will help you choose that next Science Fiction or Mystery title, and provide book reviews, descriptions, and links to author home pages and other fiction web sites to help you make your decision.

Vintage Books and Anchor Books Reading Group Center

Reading Group Choices