Gilford Public Library

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Virtual Book Discussions

Join the library in a Zoom meeting for a lively book discussion. Email for more information or to register. 

2020 Book Groups

All discussions are open to any Gilford Library Card Holder. Copies of each book are available at the circulation desk, starting a month before the meeting. 

Lunchtime & Evening Book Discussions

Thursdays, 12:30-1:30 & 6-7PM

January 16th: The Library Book by Susan Orlean. Led by Arielle Masterson.


February 13th: LaRose by Louise Erdich. Led by Molly Harper.


March 19th Washington Black by Esi Edugyan. Led by Molly Harper.


April 16th: The Bird King by G. Willow Wilson. Led by Mark Thomas. 


May 14th: The River by Peter Heller. Led by Molly Harper


June 11th: The Den by Abi Maxwell. Led by Maria Suarez


July 16th: Book of M by Peng Shepherd. Led by Molly Harper.


August 13th: Inheritance by Dani Shapiro. Led by Kayleigh Thomas.


September  17th: Where You’ll Find Me by Ty Gagne. Led by Mark Thomas


October 15th: Furious Hours by Casey Cep. Led by Kayleigh Thomas


November 19th: Searching for Sylvie Lee by Jean Kwok. Led by TBA 


December 10th: Save Me The Plums by Ruth Reichl. Led by Kayleigh Thomas.



Oldies but Goodies Classic Book Discussions

Every other Month, Tuesdays at 6:30PM

Led by Abi Maxwell

Januaray 7th: Under the Net by Iris Murdoch

March 3rd: Orlando by Virginia Woolf

May 5th: In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez


Mystery Book Group

Led by Betty Tidd. Tuesdays at 6PM, every other month.

February 4th: Winter Study by Nevada Barr

Aprl 7th: The Hanging Garden by Ian Rankin

June 2nd: Bootlegger's Daughter by Margaret Maron

August 4th: Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo

October 6th: The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler

December 1st: Celine by Peter Heller