Austin Public Library’s 2016 Book Clubs Starting in January

Image from the Austin Public Library website
Image from the Austin Public Library website
Image from the Austin Public Library website

Do you love reading, but need an excuse to get motivated? Stop procrastinating and start the New Year off right, by joining a Book Club at the Austin Public Library! Read and discover new books, genres and authors or re-appreciate old favorites. Come meet, mingle and chat with other literature lovers. A list of all upcoming Book Clubs can be found here.

Monday, January 4, 2016
7 PM
Book Club The Discreet Hero by Mario Vargas Llosa, Peru
Hampton Branch at Oak Hill | 5125 Convict Hill Rd. | 512-974-9900

Thursday, January 7, 2016
6 PM
Graphic Novel Book Club Ms Marvel Vol. 1 by Willow G. Wilson
North Village Branch | 2505 Steck Ave. | 512-974-9960
6 PM
Chinese Language Book Club Read and discuss books in Chinese.
Faulk Central Library | 800 Guadalupe St. | 512-974-7400
7 PM
Book Club – Historical Fiction Equal of the Sun by Anita Amirrezvani
Howson Branch | 2500 Exposition Blvd. | 512-974-8800

Tuesday, January 12, 2016
7 PM
Book Group American Notes for General Circulation by Charles Dickens
Old Quarry Branch | 7051 Village Center Dr. | 512-974-8860
7 PM
YA For Adults Book Club I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest
North Village Branch | 2505 Steck Ave. | 512-974-9960

Tuesday, January 19, 2016Advertisement1:30 PM
Book Club Author Month:  Select any book by the 2014 Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction winner E. L. Doctorow. Here are some suggestions to get you started: The March, Billy Bathgate, Ragtime, World’s Fair
Spicewood Springs Branch | 8637 Spicewood Springs Rd. | 512-974-3800
7 PM
Book Club – Mystery Books Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight
Pleasant Hill Branch | 211 E. William Cannon Dr. | 512-974-3940

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
6 PM
-NBTween Book Club Into the Wild by Erin Hunter
Yarborough Branch | 2200 Hancock Dr. | 512-974-8820
6:30 PM
Mother Daughter Book Club Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan
Hampton Branch at Oak Hill | 5125 Convict Hill Rd. | 512-974-9900
7 PM
Graphic Novel Book Club Harlan Ellison’s City on the Edge of Forever by Scott Tipton

Thursday, January 21, 2016
6 PM
Chinese Language Book Club Read and discuss books in Chinese.
Faulk Central Library | 800 Guadalupe St. | 512-974-7400

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
6 PM
-NBTween Book Club Savvy by Ingrid Law
Twin Oaks Branch | 1800 S. Fifth St. | 512-974-9980

Like all Library programs, participation in book clubs is free and open to the public. For more information call 512-974-7400, visit library.austintexas.gov or Ask a Librarian.

About Nicole Basham 793 Articles
A native Austinite and soccer-playing mom, Nicole uses her 10-year-old son as an excuse to rediscover her hometown through his eyes. In Thoreau's words, her mission is to "suck out all the marrow of life", or in her son's words, to cultivate in him a love of "advenchers".

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