Book Clubs

All book clubs are held once a month from September until May.
Cost for Fall Session: $10 (September to December)

Note: Except for the Online Book Club, all Book Club participants must be members of the library.

Valois Book Club registration can be done at the Valois Branch.

Don’t miss this very exciting literary event offered to all readers this season:

ChimneyEvitePointeClaireOn Wednesday, January 14 at 7:00 p.m., in the Multimedia Room of the library, author Alan Bradley will speak about his latest novel in the Flavia de Luce mystery series, As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust (#7). Wine and cheese will be served. PASSES REQUIRED. They will be available for residents (starting Monday, January 5) and for non-residents (starting Wednesday, January 7) at the circulation desk.

Don’t forget to check the Online Book Club Michelle has some great suggestions for you to read. Feel free to comment!

If you prefer reading and discussing books in French, you can see what Michelle has written on the French Online Book Club blog. Or you can check out Francine Marcil’s comments about hidden treasures on the library’s bookshelves at Il y a Tant à Lire . Louise-Gabrielle Fournier will suggest a few books and films to discover at Le livre ou le film?


 BOOK DISCUSSION CLUB

with Olivia Raco
C : Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – in English

2016
January 21: The Sense of an Ending, Julian Barnes
February 18: a Flavia de Luce mystery, Alan Bradley
March 18: Indian Horse, Richard Wagamese
April 15: Philomena, Martin Sixsmith
May 20: My Antonia, Willa Cather
September 14:
October 12:
November 9:
December 14


 CLUB DE LECTURE

with Robert Neely
C : Wednesdays, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – in French

2016
January 29: Annie Saumont
February 26: Milan Kundera
March 26: Prix des libraires du Québec
April 23: Carlos Fuentes
May 28: Christian Bobin
September 21:
October 19:
November 16:
December 21:


EVENING BOOK CLUB

with GRACE LEE (New Animator)
C : Thursday, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – in English

2016
January 8: Adult Onset, Ann-Marie MacDonald
February 12: To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
March 12: Unless, Carol Shields
April 9: The Bell Jar, Sylvia Plath
May 14: The Rosie Project, Graeme Simsion
September 8:
October 13:
November 10:
December 8:

Grace Lee

Animatrice Grace Lee


STEWART HALL BOOK CLUB

with LISE PAYETTE
SH : Monday, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – in English

2016
January 12: 100 Canadian Heroines, Merna Forster
February 9: The Painted Girls, Cathy Marie Buchanan
March 9: Five Quarters of the Orange, Joanne Harris
April 13: Still Life with Bread Crumbs, Anna Quindlen
May 11: Select books for upcoming year
September 12:
October 17:
November 14:
December 12:


VALOIS BOOK CLUB

with LYNN COLLINS (New Animator)
V : Monday, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – in English

2016
January 12: Lost in the Barrens, Farley Mowat
February 9: Adult Onset, Ann-Marie MacDonald
March 9: No Great Mischief, Alistair MacLeod
April 13: Midnight’s Children, Salman Rushdie
May 11: Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand, Helen Simonson
September 12:
October 17:
November 14:
December 12:

Lynn Collins
Animatrice: Lynn Collins

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