May 25, 2022

Library book clubs to join in 2022

Looking to start the year off right with your reading goals? Meet other readers this year by joining one of the library’s six book clubs. Some groups schedule their readings over six-month schedules, and others over the entire year, so check back as more titles are added. Additionally, many of these clubs have Facebook groups to join. Visit doorcountylibrary.org/groups for links and details.

Baileys Book Club
Baileys Harbor Library, 2392 Cty F • First Wednesday, 7 p.m.

January 5: How to be a good creature by Sy Montgomery
February 2: Truck: a love story by Michael Perry (Door County Reads selection)
March 2: The lost man by Jane Harper
April 6: Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker

Between the Pages Book Club
Egg Harbor Library, 7845 Church Street • Fourth Thursday, 10:30 a.m.

January 27: Population: 485 and Truck: a love story by Michael Perry (Door County Reads selections)
Feb 24: Overwintering: the power of rest and retreat in difficult times by Katherine May
March 24: The Blackwell Doctors: How two pioneering sisters brought medicine to women and women to medicine by Janice P. Nimura
April 28: The girl with the loud voice by Abi Dare
May 26: Le Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family and Defiance during the Blitz by Erik Larson
June 23: bee music by Eileen Garvin
July 28: We start at the end by Chris Whitaker

Bittersweet Bookmakers
Fish Creek Library, 4097 Hwy 42 • Second Monday, 7 p.m.
Call ahead (920.868.3471) to confirm meeting title and details.

January 10: The secrets we kept by Lara Prescott
February 14th : Population: 485 and Truck: a love story by Michael Perry or a book from Wisconsin
March 14: The personal librarian by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray
April 11 : The henna artist by Alka Joshi
May 9: The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner
June 13: The night watchman by Louise Erdrich
11 July : west with giraffes by Lynda Rutledge
August 8: From the Lookout: Memories of Peninsula State Park Girls’ Summer Camp by Kathleen Harris
September 12: The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles
October 10: Eleanor by David Michaelis or a book on Eleanor Roosevelt
November 14: The Girls of Yalta by Catherine Grace Katz
December: Picking party 2023, to be determined

Book group of Ephraim
Ephraim Library, 9996 Water Street • First Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.

January 4: The Girls of Yalta by Catherine Grace Katz
February 1st : Population: 485 by Michael Perry (Door County Reads selection)
1st of March: Annual intergenerational discussion on the book, title to be determined
April 5: Harry’s Trees by Jon Cohen and/or The hidden life of trees by Peter Wohlleben
May 3: The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles
June 7: Party planning; take your suggestions for next year

Multicultural Reading Group
Sturgeon Bay Library, 107 S. 4th Ave. • First Tuesday, 1 p.m.

January 4: A long petal of the sea by Isabel Allende
February 1st : Truck: a love story by Michael Perry (Door County Reads selection)
1st of March: Loud-voiced girl by Abi Dare
April 5: star sweater by Emma Donoghue

Rampant Book Group Readers
Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Library, 2323 Mill Road • Second Tuesday, 2:30 p.m.

January 11: The engineer’s wife by Tracey Enerson Wood
February 8: Population: 485 by Michael Perry (Door County Reads selection)
8 March : four winds by Kristin Hannah
April 12: Many hands do light work by Cheryl Stritzel McCarthy (author will join via Zoom)