Book Groups

Adult Book Group typically meets the 4th Tuesday of the month at bookclub.jpg1:30 pm in the community center. 

Call the Library or check out our Facebook page for the exact date and to find out the book being reviewed.

All are welcome to participate.

Want to start another book group for a specific age or genre?

Contact Alexis Karsjens, the library director, at 319-347-2432 or inquire at the circulation desk.


Adult Book Group Books discussed this year:

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson (May 2021)

Population: 485 by Michael Perry (April 2021)

Ask Again Yes by Mary Beth Keane (March 2021)

Peace Like a River by Leif Enger (Feburary 2021)

Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah (January 2021)

The Girls by Lori Lansens (December 2020)

Three Weeks to Say Goodbye by C.J. Box (November 2020)

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate (October 2020)

Three Little Things by Patti Stockdale (September 2020)

Adult Book Group Books from previous years:

Blue Heaven by C.J. Box

If The Creek Don't Rise by Leah Weiss

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

Bottomland by Michelle Hoover

Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo

The Christmas Cookie Club by Anne Pearlman

Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

The Road by Cormic McCarthy