Virtual Book Club

Thursday, May 20
7 PM

Join us for our virtual book club discussion of “One Day: The Extraordinary Story of an Ordinary 24 Hours in America ” by Gene Weingarten. Copies in different formats will be available at the circulation desk. You can find out more about the book by clicking here.

To register, please contact Reference/Outreach Librarian, Steven Miller at (508) 295-2343 x1012 or via e-mail at smiller@sailsinc.org.

2021 Selections – Apr 21 – Boys in the Boat (Daniel James Brown) | Mar 21 – Vesper Flights (Helen Macdonald) | Feb 21 – Furious Hours (Casey Cep)
2020 Selections – Oct 20 – The Library Book (Susan Orlean) | Sept 20 – Educated (Tara Westover)

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Digital Book Club

The digital book club is not holding any meetings at this time. For more information, please contact George Ripley at (508) 295-2343 x1013 or via e-mail at gripley@sailsinc.org.

2021 SelectionsJan 20 – The Last Policeman
2020 Selections – Dec 20 NOS4A2 (Joe Hill) | Nov 20 Frankenstein (Mary Shelly) | Oct 20 – Dracula (Bram Stoker)

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Please note – Due to Covid-19 concerns, all programming and events at the Wareham Free Library have been cancelled until further notice. 

Stephen King Book Club – Come to a meeting of our Stephen King book club, which will meet on the first Thursday of each month. Library Director George Ripley will lead a monthly discussion that will feature each Stephen King book in the order in which they were published. 

For more information contact Library Director George Ripley at (508) 295-2343 x1010 or gripley@sailsinc.org.

2020 Selections – Mar 20 – The Shining | Feb 20 – Salem’s Lot | Jan 20 – Carrie 

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Mystery Book Club – Join us for a meeting of our mystery book club which will meet on the second Thursday of each month.

For more information contact Library Director George Ripley at (508) 295-2343 x1010 or gripley@sailsinc.org.

2020 Selections – Mar 20 – Whiskey Sour (J.A. Konrath) | Feb 20 – The Burglar who thought he was Bogart (Lawrence Block) | Jan 20 – Elementary She Read (Vicki Delany) 

2019 Selections – Dec 19 – Hercule Poirot’s Christmas (Agatha Christie) | Nov 19 – A is for Alibi (Sue Grafton) | Oct 19 – Delivering the Truth (Edith Maxwell) | Sept 19 – Open Season (C.J. Box) | Aug 19 – Loyalty (Ingrid Thoft) | July 19 – Homicide in Hardcover (Kate Carlisle)| June 19 – The Beautiful Mystery (Louise Penny) | May 19 – Reading up a Storm (Eva Gates) | Apr 19 – The Body in the Casket (Katherine Hall Page)  

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Fiction Book Club – Come to a meeting of our fiction book club, which meets on the third Friday of every month at the Spinney Branch Library in Onset.

For more information, contact Reference/Outreach Librarian Steven Miller at smiller@sailsinc.org or (508) 295-2343 x1012.

2020 Selections – Feb 20 – Their Eyes Were Watching God (Zora Neale Hurston) |  Jan 20 – Sold on a Monday (Kristina McMorris) 

2019 Selections – Dec 19 – When All Is Said (Anne Griffin) | Nov 19 – Library of Lost & Found (Phaendra Patrick) | Oct 19 – I was Anastasia (Ariel Lawhon) | Sept 19 – Clock Dance (Anne Tyler) | Aug 19 – Warlight (Michael Ondaatje) | July 19 – Grief Cottage (Gail Goodwin) | June 19 – Carnegie’s Maid (Marie Benedict) | May 19 – Fall of Marigolds (Susan Meissner)| Apr 19 – The Chillbury Ladies Choir (Jennifer Ryan) | Mar 19 – Man Called Ove (Frederick Backman)

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Non-Fiction Book Club – Join us for our non-fiction book club, which will be held on the last Thursday of each month.

For more information, contact Reference/Outreach Librarian Steven Miller at smiller@sailsinc.org or (508) 295-2343 x1012.

2020 Selections – Jan 20 – Dark Tide: The Great Molasses Flood of 1919 (Stephen Puleo) 

2019 Selections – Dec 19 – Born a Crime (Trevor Noah) | Nov 19 – In the Heart of the Sea (Nathaniel Philbrick) | Oct 19 – Lost City of the Monkey God (Douglas Preston) | Sept 19 – Stranger in the Woods (Michael Finkel) | Aug 19 – Killers of the Flower Moon (David Grann) | July 19 – H is for Hawk (Helen Macdonald) | June 19 – I’ll be Gone in the Dark (Michelle McNamara) | May 19 – Hidden Figures (Margot Lee Shetterly)