Books and Beer Club

Tuesdays: January 12, February 9, and March 9, 2021 .
6:00 p.m.

We've taken Books and Beer online! Join us every second Tuesday of each month via Zoom to discuss a variety of fiction and nonfiction titles while you enjoy your favorite food or drink.  The club meets at 6:00 p.m.     Contact Patty at for more information and to participate. See below for our current titles or scroll all the way to the bottom for our list of past reads. Our books for the upcoming discussions will be:

Click on the photos below for links to Goodreads' summaries and reviews. 
January 12: The Lincoln Conspiracy by Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
The Lincoln Conspiracy book cover
February 9: The Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse Five book cover
March 9: Fobbit by David Abrams
 Fobbit book cover

Looking for reading ideas for yourself or your book club? Here is a list of the books we have discussed at past meetings of the club. The Clive Library has multiple copies of many of these titles which are available to check out. Enjoy!

Radium Girls – Kate Moore
Glitter and Glue – Kelly Corrigan
Bone People – Keri Hulme
Stranger in the Woods – Michael Finkel
This Could Hurt – Jillian Medoff
Shoe Dog – Phillip Knight
Great Alone – Kristin Hannah
The Long Haul – Finn Murphy
Less – Andrew Greer
The Other Wes Moore – Wes Moore
Harry’s Trees – Jon Cohen
Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi
Member of the Family – Dianne Lake
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn – Betty Smith
Library Book – Susan Orlean
Washington Black – Esi Edugyan
American Prison – Shane Bauer
Virgil Wander – Leif Enger
Save Me The Plums – Ruth Reichel
The Great Believers – Rebecca Makai
The Alchemist – Paul Coelho
Born a Crime – Trevor Noah
Have You Seen Luis Velez – Catherine Ryan Hyde
Falling Leaves – Adeline Yen Mah
Dutch House – Ann Patchett
Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered – Karen Kilgariff & Georia Hardstark
Before We Were Yours – Lisa Wingate
Mythos - Stephen Fry
The Lager Queen of Minnesota by J. Ryan Stradal
Bad Blood by John Careyrou
The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris