WE LOVE READING! Book groups are a great way to engage with others and to make new friends while bonding over your favorite stories and through learning together.
Bestseller Book Group
Past Bestseller reads include: Wild Seed by Octavia Butler The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw The Sum of Us by Heather McGhee Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson (January-March 2021, more info on our Caste Study Group page) Poetry of Rupi Kaur: Milk and Honey, Homebody, The Sun and Her Flowers An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz There There by Tommy Orange The Color of Law by Richard Rothstein Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi White Fragility: Why It's So Hard For White People to Talk About Racism by Robin Diangelo The Art of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo Untamed by Glennon Doyle
Family Book Group Our series of Family Book Group and Diverse Voices reads are chosen to highlight the writings and life experiences of people in cultures and communities that are often underrepresented.
Past Young Adult reads include: The Books of Angie Thomas: The Hate U Give, On the Come Up, Concrete Rose The Lunar Chronicles series by Marissa Meyer Dorothy Must Die series by Danielle Paige I'm Thinking of Ending Things by Iain Reid The Thief series by Megan Whalen Turner The Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo
Fantasy Book Group Many thanks to Ms. Alanna for providing so many months of fun family fantasy reading and performing!
Past reads: Harry Potter series, including a live reading of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child