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

2024 Meetings

January 24 – Steve Berry; ‘Cotton Malone’ series

February 28 – Tom Dorsey; ‘Serge Storms’ series

March 27 – Cynthia Harrod-Eagles; ‘Bill Slider’ series

April 24 – Francis Brody; ‘Kate Shackleton’ series

May 22 – Michael Connelly; ‘Mickey Haller’ series

June 26 – Josephine Tey; Any title

July 24 – Joanna Schaffhausen; ‘Detective Annalisa Vega’ and ‘Ellery Hathaway’ series

August 28 – Donna Andrews; ‘Meg Langslow’ series

September 25 – Matt Coyle; ‘Rick Cahill’ series

October 23 – Richard Osman; ‘Thursday Murder Club’ series

November 20 – Iris Johansen; ‘Eve Duncan’ series



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 16 Ray Bradbury
February 20
Marie Brennan
March 19
Mary Robinette Kowal
April 16
T. Kingfisher
May 21
Peter Watts
June 18
Kate Elliott
July 16
Mark Lawrence
August 20
Becky Chambers
September 17
Annette Marie
October 15
Blake Crouch
November 19
Connie Willis
December 17
Rebecca Roanhorse

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 2024
Meeting Date Title Author
January 8, 2024 Lunar Love Lauren Kung Jessen
February 12 , 2024 On Rotation Shirlene Obuobi
March 11, 2024 Lizzie Blake’s Best Mistake Mazey Eddings
April 8, 2024 Heartbreaker Sarah MacLean
May 13, 2024 Fangirl Rainbow Rowell
June 10, 2024 Delilah Green Doesn’t Care Ashley Herring Blake
July 8, 2024 The American Roommate
Elena Armas
August 12, 2024 A Marvelous Light Freya Marske
September 9, 2024 After Hours on Milagro Street Angelina M. Lopez
October 7, 2024 My Roommate is a Vampire Jenna Levine
November 11, 2024 The Boyfriend Candidate Ashley Winstead
December 9, 2024 Three Holidays and a Wedding Uzma Jalaluddin and
Marissa Stapley

*Title selections are subject to change.