Milton Public Library

Meeting of the Minds – Book Club

Facilitated by Charlotte McNaughton
Hosted by the Milton Public Library on the 2nd Thursday of Each Month – Time TBA via Zoom (Zoom provided via patron provided email closer to scheduled date

ZOOM Video or Call-In –  Sign-up here

  • January 9, 2020 – The Moment of Lift: how empowering women changes the world by Melinda Gates
  • February 13, 2020 – The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins
  • March 12, 2020 – Bleak House by Charles Dickens 
  • April 9, 2020 –  Various Titles from Home Libraries due to COVID – Zoom
  • May 14, 2020 – Various Titles from Home Libraries due to COVID – Zoom
  • June 11, 2020 – The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan – Zoom
  • July 9, 2020- Resistant by Michael Palmer – Zoom
  • August 13, 2020 – The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict – Zoom
  • September 10, 2020 – The Feather Thief by Kirk Wallace Johnson – Zoom
  • October 8, 2020 – Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City by Wes Moore – Zoom
  • November 12, 2020 – Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult – Zoom
  • December 10, 2020

“Limited Copies Can Be Picked Up at the Library by Appointment Only or Download from Hoopla or Overdrive”

2019 Meeting of the Minds – Book Club Reads

  • The Prince of Tides by Pat Conroy
  • The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls
  • The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
  • The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
  • The Daughter of Mars by Thomas Keneally
  • Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
  • The Pioneer Woman Cooks by Ree Drummond
    • & Other titles from Ree (Pick a Recipe to Cook & Share in July)
  • Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
  • Seven Days of Us by Francesca Hornak
  • Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America by James & Deborah Fallows
  • Blind Date With A Book  (unwrap and read a mystery title)
  • Recipe in a Book – various Titles/Authors (read the story & cook the recipe to share with the group)

2018 Meeting of the Minds – Book Club Reads

  • News of the World by Paulette Jiles
  • Doc by Mary Doria Russell
  • The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena
  • Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
  • A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
  • The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
  • Chesapeake by James Michener
  • Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee
  • The Stranger in the Woods: the extraordinary story of the last true hermit by Michael Finkel
  • The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street by Susan Jane Gilman
  • The Circle by Dave Eggers
  • Blindness by Jose Saramago