TCPL Book Groups

Have you always wanted to join a book group? Look no further! Whatever your tastes in books, TCPL has a group for you. Mystery? Fantasy or Sci Fi? Join one of our book groups and enjoy events and conversation with other readers who love your genre as much as you do!

Stay up to date on the latest events or Ask a Librarian about how to join a book group or for a book recommendation for the TCPL staff!

Join us at the Eclectic Book Group on the third Thursday of the month, from 10:00-11:30 a.m. at the Downtown Library. Contact Reference Librarian Agnes Fusiek for more details at or (765) 429-0177.

Date Book Title Author
2023 – 2024 Meetings
August 17, 2023 Monkey King: Journey to the West Wu Cheng’en, translated by Julia Lovell
September 21, 2023 Evicted Matthew Desmond
October 19, 2023 Demon Copperhead Barbara Kingsolver
November 16, 2023 I Have Some Questions for You Rebecca Makkai
December 2023 No Meeting
January 18, 2024 The Exceptions Kate Zernike
February 15, 2024 Lessons in Chemistry Bonnie Garmus
March 21, 2024 When Breath Becomes Air Paul Kalanithi
April 18, 2024 Lucky Jim Kingsley Amis
May 16, 2024 A Walk in the Woods Bill Bryson
June 20, 2024 Horse Geraldine Brooks
July 18, 2024 Choose Books for Next Year!


Murder By The Book

Join us at the Murder by the Book Group on the fourth Wednesday of the month, from 10:15-11:15 am at the Wyandotte branch. Contact Leanne York for more details at (765) 447-4774 or at


Jan: ‘Billy Boyle’ series by James R Benn

Feb: ‘FBI Thriller’ series by Catherine Coulter

Mar: ‘Chet & Bernie Mysteries’  by Spencer Quinn

Apr: ‘Tracy Crosswhite’ series by Robert Dugoni

May: ‘Maggy Thorsen’ series by Sandra Balzo

June: ‘Bryant & May’ series by Christopher Fowler

July: ‘Alex Delaware’ series by Jonathan Kellerman

Aug: ‘Jaine Austen’ series by Laura Levine

Sept: ‘Peter Diamond’ series by Peter Lovesey

Oct: ‘Stone Barrington’ series by Stewart Woods

Nov: ‘In Death’ series by JD Robb

Dec: Holiday Break!


Join us for the Fantasy & Sci-Fi Book Group on the third Tuesday of each month, from 6:30-7:30 pm at the Wyandotte branch. Contact Leanne York for more details at (765) 447-4774 or at


January 17 Isaac Asimov
February 21
Joe Abercrombie
March 21
John Scalzi
April 18
Susanna Clarke
May 16 James S. A. Corey
June 20
Holly Black
July 18
David Drake
August 15
Guy Gavriel Kay
September 19
Sharon Lee
October 17
Raymond Feist
November 21
Andy Weir
December 19
Martha Wells

Join us at the Sweet and Spicy Romance Book Group on the second Monday of the month, from 6:30-7:30 pm at the Klondike Branch. Contact Shelby Ward for more details at or (765) 463-5893.

Sweet and Spicy Title Selections June 2022 – May 2023
Meeting Date Title Author
April 10, 2023 Weather Girl Rachel Lynn Solomon
May 8, 2023 The Queer Principles of Kit Webb Cat Sebastian
June 12, 2023 Well Matched Jen DeLuca
July 2023 No Meeting
August 14, 2023 In the Weeds B.K. Borrison
September 11, 2023 Everything for You Chloe Liese
October 16, 2023 The Undertaking of Hart and Mercy Megan Bannen
November 13, 2023 The Heart Principle Helen Hoang
December 11, 2023 Kiss Her Once for Me Alison Cochrun

*Title selections are subject to change.