Monthly Book Discussions

First Thursday Book Discussion

At the Columbia Public Library at noon on the first Thursday of each month.

  • August 2018: “The Little Paris Bookshop” by Nina George
    Bookseller Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life but can’t heal his own broken heart.
  • September 2018: “The Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann
    This year’s One Read selection presents a true account of the early twentieth-century murders of dozens of wealthy Osage and law-enforcement officials, citing the contributions and missteps of a fledgling FBI that eventually uncovered one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.

First Wednesday Book Discussion

At the Callaway County Public Library at noon on the first Wednesday of each month.

Pick-Your-Own-Book Club

At the Southern Boone County Public Library on the fourth Tuesday of each month.  We pick a theme, and you choose a book that’s related. Pick any fiction or nonfiction title to read, and then come discuss it with the group.

  • August 2018 theme: “Journeys”