Dinner and a Book

Dinner and a Book meets the first Wednesday of odd months from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the library. Join us for some interesting reading and lively conversation. No registration is required. All are welcome! Free coffee, hot chocolate and tea provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library.

Copies of the selected book are available at the circulation desk. Please bring your library card or photo ID to check out a copy.

As of August 2020, in person book discussions are cancelled for the rest of the year. However, each month’s title will still be available for checkout.

Selections for 2020:

  • January 8: Out of the Easy / Ruta Sepetys
  • March 4: The Bookshop of Yesterdays / Ann Meyerson
  • May 6: Cancelled
  • July 1: Orphan #8 / Kim van Alkemade
  • September 2: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek / Kim Richardson
  • November 4: In the Midst of Winter / Isabel Allende

PAST SELECTIONS

2019:

  • January 2: Where’d You Go, Bernadette? / Maria Semple
  • March 6: The Last Town on Earth / Thomas Mullen
  • May 1: Never Let Me Go / Kazuo Ishiguro
  • July 24: The Weird Sisters / Eleanor Brown
  • September 25: The Commoner / John Burnham Schwartz
  • November 20: Last Bus to Wisdom / Ivan Doig

2018:

  • January 2: Where’d You Go, Bernadette / Maria Semple
  • March 6: The Last Town On Earth / Thomas Mullen
  • May 1: Never Let Me Go / Kazuo Ishiguro
  • July 24: The Weird Sisters / Eleanor Brown
  • September 25: The Commoner / John Burnham Schwartz
  • November 20: Last Bus to Wisdom / Ivan Doig

2017:

  • June: The Nest / Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
  • July: How to Find Love in a Bookshop / Veronica Henry
  • August: White Teeth / Zadie Smith
  • September: The Ocean At the End of the Lane / Neil Gaiman
  • November: Brooklyn / Colm Toibin