New Horizons Book Club 2021-22


Want to expand your reading horizons? Join us each month to read a great book and discuss it. Multiple copies of each book will be available at the Check Out Desk at the Stevens Point Branch approximately four weeks prior to each discussion. We will meet on Zoom on the second Wednesday and Thursday* of each month. E-mail eglade [at] for meeting details.

Wednesdays at 1:30 PM and Thursdays at 6:30 PM

September 8 & 9

Biography: Visiting Tom by Michael Perry

October 13 & 14

Banned Book: The Giver by Lois Lowry + Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry (optional add-on)

November 10 & 11

Horror: Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier

December 8 & 9

Real-Life (Native American): There, There by Tommy Orange

January 12 & 13

Real-Life (Scandinavia): Beartown by Fredrick Backman

February 9 & 10

Western/Historical: Inland by Tea Obreht

March 9 & 10

Mystery: Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson

April 13 & 14

Sci-Fi/Fantasy: The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V. E. Schwab

May 11 & 12

Nonfiction (Mental Health): Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottleib


Poetry – One each month that complements the book


*The Thursday meetings will always be the day after the Wednesday meeting, even if that makes it the third Thursday.