Delray Beach Public Library


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Thu - Sat: 9AM - 5PM
Sun: 1PM - 5PM (SEPT-MAY)

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Bookish Events

Bookish Events

Great Books Discussion Group

Great Books Discussion Group is finished for the season and will return in the Fall. We look forward to seeing you then!

Monday Afternoon Book Group

Stay connected and engaged with other avid readers at our Monday Afternoon Book Group.  We read and discuss a variety of current and popular fiction. Participants are asked to supply their own reading copies. We meet at 1 pm on the 4th Monday of the month in the Delray Beach Public Library meeting rooms. 

2023 Reading List

January 23:  The Sentence by Louise Erdrich

February 27:  Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

March 27:  The Netanyahus by Joshua Cohen (Pulitzer Prize winner)

April 24:  The Last White Man by Mohsin Hamid

May 22:  Afterlives by Abdulrazak Gurnah (Nobel Prize 2021 winner)

June 26:  On Juneteenth by Annette Gordon-Reed (non-fiction)


August 28:  Bitter Orange Tree by Jokha Alharthi

September 25:  Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

October 23:  Horse by Geraldine Brooks

November 27:  A Down Home Meal for These Difficult Times: Stories  by Meron Hadero

December: NO MEETING

Free; Registration required.

Tuesday Book Group

Meets at 6 pm the 2nd Tuesday of the Month in the Small Meeting Room on the first floor of the Library. Registration is required for social distancing. Participants are asked to supply their own reading copy of the book.

2023 Reading List

January 10:  Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu

February 14:  The Space Between Us by Thirty Umrigar

March 14:  Build Your House Around My Body by Violet Kupersmith

April 11:  The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak

May 9:  Less by Andrew Sean Greer

June 13:  Elena Knows by Claudia Pineiro

July 11:  The Colony by Audrey Magee

August 8:  Fifty Words for Rain by Asha Lemmie

September 12:  Hell of a Book by Jason Mott

October 10:  A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende

November 14: 

December 12:  Nightcrawling by Leila Mottley

Free; Registration required.