Book Discussion Groups


Mystery Book Discussion Group

Monday Morning
3rd Monday of the Month, 10:30 - 11:30 AM  

An online ZOOM Meeting 

 January 18 Discuss books read over holidays  
February 15 Blanche Cleans Up
a cozy mystery series
Barbara Neely
 March 15 The Cabinets of Barnaby Mayne  Elsa Hart
 April 19 The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance  Edmund De Waal
May 17  The Long Silence
a noir mystery
Gerard O'Donovan
June 21    
July 19 The Silent Patient Alex Michaelides
August 16 The Crossing Places Elly Griffiths
September 20 Master Class Christina Dalcher 
October 18 The Guest List Lucy Foley
November 15 The Searcher  Tana French

The Guest List


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Reel Talk

 Love books?  Love movies?  Love books made into movies?

Then you'll love this new discussion group which gets together to share their thoughts about that month's selected book and the film based upon the book. 

New members are welcome at anytime, but must be 18 years of age or older.

Unable to attend, but still want to participate?  Read the book, watch the movie and email your comments to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will share your comments with the group.

If you have any questions about Reel Talk, contact the Reference Desk (3rd Floor), or call (440) 352-3383 and ask for Reference.

Books and films are kept at the Circulation Desk on the 1st Floor.

Monday Afternoon

An online ZOOM Meeting 3:00 PM

Please register with your email address to receive your ZOOM link or ZOOM phone number a day or two before the group meets.  
Participation via zoom can be done on a landline phone, smart phone, tablet, laptop or computer. 

January 25 James Ellroy L. A. Confidential
Film Title: Same as Above
February 22 Diane Ackerman The Zookeeper's Wife
Film Title: Same as Above
March  22 James M. Cain Double Indemnity
Film title: Same as Above
April 26 Frank Deford Everybody's All American
Film Title: Same as Above
May 24 Simon Winchester

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
Film Title: Same as Above

June 28 Ben Mezrich The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook, a Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal
Film Title: The Social Network
July No Meeting  
August No Meeting  
September 27 Shirley Jackson We Have Always Lived in the Castle
Film Title: Same as Above
October 25 John W. Campbell 

Who Goes There?: The Novella That Formed the Basis of the Thing
Film Title: The Thing from Another World


No Meeting

December 6

Paulette Jiles 

News of the World
Film Title: Same as Above



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Tuesday Afternoon Book Discussion 
Morley Library Book Discussion Groups

Meets in the Board Room - 2nd floor
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM



Wednesday Evening Book Discussion

Meets in the Board Room - 2nd floor
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM


































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