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 am. We are currently meeting at the Downtown Library in McAllister Meeting Room B. Contact Reference Librarian Agnes Fusiek for more details at or (765) 429-0177.

Date Book Title Author
2021 – 2022 Meetings
August 19, 2021 The Watergate Girl Jill Wine-Banks
September 16, 2021 Anxious People Fredrik Backman
October 21, 2021 Shuggie Bain Douglas Stuart
November 18, 2021 A Day in the Life of a Smiling Woman Margaret Drabble
December 2021 No Meeting
January 20, 2022 Circe Madeline Miller
February 17, 2022 Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents Isabel Wilkerson
March 17, 2022 The Paris Library Janet Skeslien Charles
April 21, 2022 Killers of the Flower Moon David Grann
May 19, 2022 Binti: The Complete Trilogy Nnedi Okorafor
June 16, 2022 The Sixth Extinction Elizabeth Kolbert
July 21, 2022 Choose next year’s books!


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: ‘Sharon McCone’ series by Marcia Muller
Feb: ‘Duncan Kincaid/Gemma James Mysteries’ series by Deborah Crombie
Mar: ‘Charlie Parker Mysteries’ series by John Connolly
Apr: ‘Scumble River’ series by Denise Swanson
May: ‘Faith Fairchild’ series by Katherine Hall Page
June: ‘Dismas Hardy’ 
series by John Lescroart
July: ‘Hercule Poirot’ series by Agatha Christie
Aug: ‘Detective DD Warren’ series by Lisa Gardner
Sept: ‘Hawthorne and Horowitz’, ‘Magpie Murders’, and ‘Sherlock Holmes’ series by Anthony Horowitz
Oct: Any titles by Mary Higgins Clark
Nov: ‘Bibliophile Mysteries’ series by Kate Carlisle
Dec: 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 18 Christopher Paolini
February 15 Nnedi Okorafor
March 15 Terry Brooks
April 19 Juliet Marillier
May 17 Jay Kristoff
June 21 Margaret Weis
July 19 Greg Bear
August 16 V. E. Schwab
September 20 Adrian Tchaikovsky
October 18 Seanan McGuire
November 15 R.A. Salvatore
December 20 Jeff  Vandermeer

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
June 13, 2022 Boyfriend Material Alexis Hall
July 11, 2022 Wisteria Society of Lady Scoundrels India Holton
August 8, 2022 Not Your Average Hot Guy Gwenda Bond
September 12, 2022 Something Wilder Christina Lauren
October 10, 2022 Payback’s a Witch Lana Harper
November 14, 2022 Rookie Move Sarina Bowen
December 12 , 2022 The Matzah Ball Jean Meltzer
January 9, 2023 One Last Stop Casey McQuiston
February 13, 2023 A Princess in Theory Alyssa Cole
March 13, 2023 Discount Armageddon Seanan McGuire
April 10, 2023 Weather Girl Rachel Lynn Solomon
May 8, 2023 The Queer Principles of Kit Webb Cat Sebastian

*Title selections are subject to change.