Memorial Hall Library

Nonfiction Book Discussion Group

Join a Group!

All of Memorial Hall Library's book club groups are open to new members.

Thinking of joining? Visit one of the upcoming sessions. Questions? Email Stefani.

Registration is not required for any of the book groups.

The Nonfiction Book Discussion Group at Memorial Hall Library generally meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 7pm in the Activity Room. Newcomers are always welcome to join the discussions.


July 10, 2019

Soul of an Octopus

Fascism: A Warning
Madeleine Korbel Albright


August 7, 2019

So Far From God

Unexampled Courage
Richard Gergel

September 4, 2019

Astrophysics for people in a hurry

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
John Carreyrou

October 2, 2019

The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity EvolvesFail U
Matt Ridley

November 6, 2019

Invisible history of the human raceGood and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger
Rebecca Traister

December 4, 2019

Monk of Mokha

Reset: Iran, Turkey and America's Future
Stephen Kinzer

January 8, 2020

Notorious RBGStrangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right
Arlie Russell Hochschild

February 5, 2020

WhenAtlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms, and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories
Simon Winchester

March 4, 2020

 A MemoirThe Coddling of the American Mind
Greg Lukianoff

April 1, 2020

Killers of Flower MoonThe Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
Jon Meacham

May 6, 2020

Troublesome InheritanceBecoming
Michelle Obama

June 3, 2020

American AloneSea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia
Christina Thompson