BOOK CLUBS

Welcome Book Clubs! 

Does your book club need a place to meet?  Roundabout Books is happy to host your book club in our space and we look forward to seeing what you've been reading.  To reserve your time, just call the store at 541-306-6564 and let us know the date and time you want to reserve.  

Are you looking for a book club to join?   Roundabout Books has launched our book clubs and you are welcome to join the discussion!  Just find a group that interests you below, read the book, and come to the discussion! 

DAYTIME NONFICTION

This book club will meet the second Friday of every month at 1pm.

On February 10th we will discuss H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald.
On March 10th we will discuss Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod by Gary Paulsen.
On April 14th we will discuss Thank You for Being Late by Thomas L. Friendman.
On May 12th we will discuss Temperance Creek by Pamela Royles.
On June 9th we will discuss The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman.
On July 14th we will discuss When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi.
On August 11th we will discuss I'll Push You: A Journey of 500 Miles, Two Best Friends, and One Wheelchair by Patrick Gray and Skeesuck.
On September 8th we will discuss The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life by Anu Partanen.

EVENING FICTION

This book club will meet the first Wednesday of every month at 6pm. We will choose books in the literary fiction genre that include both new releases and titles already in paperback.

On February 1st we will discuss The Sellout by Paul Beatty
On March 1st we will discuss The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure.
On April 5th we will discuss Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi.
On May 3rd we will discuss A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.
On June 7th we will discuss The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah.
On July 5th we will discuss Lilliian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney.
On August 2nd we will discuss Ready Player One by Ernest Kline.
On September 6th we will discuss The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen.

EVENING CLASSICS

This book club will meet on the second Wednesday of every month at 6pm. We will choose classic titles to read through group consensus. 

On March 8th we will discuss Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte.
On May 10th we will discuss Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov.
On June 14th we will discuss The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro.
On July 12th we will discuss Where Angels Fear to Tread by E.M. Forester.
On August 9th we will discuss Goodbye to All That by Robert Graves.
On September 13th we will discuss As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner.
On October 11th we will discuss And the Band Played On by Randy Shilts.
On November 8th we will discuss Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis.
On December 13th we will discuss Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dosteyevsky.
On January 10th, 2018 we will discuss The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumat.

EVENING MYSTERY

This book club will meet the third Wednesday of every month at 6pm.  We will choose a variety of mystery genre titles to read through group consensus. 

On March 15th we will discuss The Trespasser by Tana French.
On April 19th we will discuss Tightrope by Simon Mawer.
On May 17th we will discuss The Chemist by Stephanie Meyer.
On June 21st we will discuss Missing, Presumed by Susie Steiner.
On July 19th we will discuss two books, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie and The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag, both Flavia De Luce Mysteries by Alan Bradley.
On August 16th we will discuss My Sister's Grave by Robert Dugoni.
On September 20th we will discuss Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz.
On October 18th we will discuss Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan.

EVENING NONFICTION

This book club will meet monthly on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 6pm. We will choose nonfiction books by group consensus. 

On March 22nd we will discuss two books: Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance and Open by Andre Agassi.
On April 26th we will discuss two books: Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance and Open by Andre Agassi.
On May 24th we will discuss Becoming Leonardo by local author Mike Lankford.
On June 28th we will discuss The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee.
On August 23rd we will discuss The Oregon Trail:  A New American Journey by Rinker Buck.
On September 27th we will discuss Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
On October 25th we will discuss Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod by Gary Paulsen
On November 29th we will discuss The Moth Presents All These Wonders: True Stories About Facing the Unknown by Catherine Burns
We will not be meeting in December. Happy Holidays!