Book discussions

Our book discussions give you a chance to read and discuss books with other passionate book lovers. We provide the book, you provide the insights.

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Chapters reads literary favorites, award-winners, and thought-provoking nonfiction.

Top Shelf

Top Shelf reads popular recent fiction and under-the-radar gems.

Pages Through History

Pages Through History discusses recent history books. All history lovers are invited to attend. This book discussion group meets quarterly in February, May, August, and November.


LitLounge is the North Shore’s social book discussion group, brought to you in partnership with Morton Grove Public Library. Come grab a drink, discuss hip books, and meet new people! We get together the second Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm at The Curragh at 8266 Lincoln Avenue in Skokie.

Science Park Lunch Group

For employees at the Illinois Science + Technology Park, this quarterly book discussion meets at lunchtime and discusses a variety of books. For more information, contact Lukie Marriott.

Talking Books

Learn more about our Talking Books book discussion group on our Accessiblity page.

Great Decisions

Great Decisions Group studies and discusses world events. Great Decisions meets on the third Wednesday of each month except in August and December.