Book Clubs


Fairfield Civic Center Evening Book Club

Meets: 2nd Monday of the month (except where noted), 7-8 p.m., in the Becker-Balmer Meeting Room



Reading List 2018


January 8

Guest author Aleta George discusses her book Ina Coolbrith: The Bittersweet Song of California’s First Poet Laureate


February 5 (note different week)

A Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman


March 12

Hillbilly Elegy
by J.D. Vance


April 9

Death of a Ghost
by M.C. Beaton


May 14

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
by Lisa See


June 11

The Last Tudor
by Philippa Gregory


July 9

by George Orwell


August 13

Reader’s Choice


September 10

The Underground Railroad
by Colson Whitehead


October 1 (note different week)

by Ian McEwan


November 5 (note different week)

Crime Scene
by Jonathan Kellerman


December 10

A Spool of Blue Thread
by Anne Tyler

Annual White Elephant Book Exchange




"I hated school. It's embarrassing when your peer would correct your spelling paper and you had practically nothing...The literacy program has really helped me by encouraging me. I never got that when I was a kid."

- Ron

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