Reading Group

Join us for our reading group. We meet at noon on the third Tuesday of the month at The Gathering Place.


Every Third Tuesday at NOON
Bring your lunch and meet to discuss literature with other book lovers. There is no cost but we ask that you make a donation to The Gathering Place building fund.

Registration not required. All are welcome.

Our next book selections are:

November 19, 2019         The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

October 15, 2019             Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

September 17, 2019        The Round House by Louise Erdrich

August 20, 2019              Island of Sea Women by Lisa See

July  16, 2019                   Until We are Free by Sharon Ebadi

June 18, 2019                  Glass Houses by Louise Penny

May 21, 2019                    Beneath the Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan

April 16, 2019                   Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

March 19, 2019                The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Mark Haddon  

February 19, 2019            Kiss Carlo by Adriana Trigiani   

January 15, 2019             The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict

2018 Books

December 18, 2018 Christmas in Time: Seven Stories of Christmas Through the Ages. Published by Camden Cascade.  First author is Heather Morse Alexander.

November 20, 2018  Broken for You by Stephanie Kallos

October 16, 2018  Educated by Tara Westover

September 18, 2018 Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society
                                       by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

August 21, 2018 Tea Girls of Hummingbird Lake by Lisa See

July 17, 2018 As Bright as Heaven by Susan Meissner

June 19, 2018 Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

May 15, 2018 Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

April 17, 2018 The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

March 20, 2018 Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

February 20, 2018 Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks

January 23, 2018   Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali 

2017 Books

December 19, 2017   The Greatest Gift  by Philip Van Doren Stern

November 21, 2017   Hit Makers by Derek Thompson

October 17, 2017   The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

September 19, 2017   It’s a Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

August 15, 2017 The Trespasser by  Tana French

July 25, 2017 My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrick Backman

June 20, 2017  Midwives by Chris Bohjalian

May 16, 2017   This date is an evening event set for 6 p.m. Barbara J. Taylor will be at The Gathering Place to discuss her books. This event is free to the public. For more in information, click here.

April 18, 2017  All Waiting is Long by Barbara Taylor

March 21, 2017  The Secret Life of CeeCee Wilkes by Diane Chamberlain

February 21, 2017   Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

January 16, 2017    Kitchen House by Kathleen Grisson

2016  Books

June 21  – Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman

July 19 – The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend  by Katarina Bivald

August 16 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman

September 20 – The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell

October 18 – Family Deceptions by Loretta Giacoletto 

November 15 – Beach Music by Pat Conroy

December 20 – Christmas at Eagle Pond by Donald Hall