Memorial Hall Library

Nonfiction Book Discussion Group

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

Registration is not required for any of the book groups.

The Nonfiction Book Discussion Group meets the first Wednesday of each month in the Activity Room. New members are always welcome. Questions? Contact Ellen Guthrie,


July 6, 2022

The Planter of Modern Life: Louis Bromfield and the seeds of a food revolution by Stephen Heyman

August 3, 2022

Lessons From the Edge: A Memoir by Marie Yovanovitch

September 7, 2022

A Moveable Feast by Earnest Hemingway

October 5, 2022

Chasing Me to My Grave: An Artist's Memoir of the Jim Crow South by Winfred Rembert, as told to Erin Kelly

November 2, 2022

We Are Market Basket by Daniel Korshun

December 7, 2022

A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking

January 4, 2023

Red-Handed: How American Elites Get Rich Helping China Win by Peter Schweizer

February 1, 2023

Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World's Most Wanted Hacker by Kevin Mitnick

March 1, 2023

Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner

April 5, 2023

First Principles: What America's Founders Learned From the Greeks and Romans and How That Shaped Our Country by Thomas E. Ricks

May 3, 2023

The Last Slave Ship: The True Story of How Clotilda Was Found, Her Descendants, and an Extraordinary Reckoning by Ben Raines

June 7, 2023

The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

July 5, 2023

Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man by Mark Kurlansky