UUCF Book Groups are open to all UUCF members, friends and the larger community.

Monday Night Book Club

Second Mondays, 7:30 p.m., Program BuildingContact Don Andress for information.

  • Jan. 14 – “Outliers: The Story of Success” by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Feb. 11 – “Shadow Tag” by Louise Erdrich
  • Mar. 11 – “Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore” by Robin Sloan
  • Apr. 8 – “American Dialogue: The Founders and Us” by Joseph J. Ellis
  • May 13 – “The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches From the Border” by Francisco Cantú
  • Jun. 10 – “Burmese Days” by George Orwell
  • Jul. 8 – “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens
  • Aug. 12 – “Becoming” by Michelle Obama
  • Sep. 9 – “Varina” by Charles Frazier
  • Oct. 14 – Columbus Day, “An American Marriage” by Tayari Jones
  • Nov. 11 – Veterans Day, “Educated: A Memoir” by Tara Westover
  • Dec. 9 – select books for 2020

 Wednesday Morning Book Club

Third Wednesdays, 10 a.m., LibraryContact Betsy Bicknell for information.

  • Aug. 15 – “The Book of Daniel” by E.L. Doctorow
  • Sep. 19 – “Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?” by Frans de Waal
  • Oct. 17 – “Alice in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking-Glass” by Lewis Carroll
  • Nov. 21 – “A Short History of Nearly Everything” by Bill Bryson
  • Dec. 19 – “My Ántonia” by Willa Cather
  • Jan. 16 – “The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother” by James McBride
  • Feb. 20 – “Alexander Hamilton” by Ron Chernow
  • Mar. 20 – “The Maytrees: A Novel” by Annie Dillard
  • Apr. 17 – “The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God’s Holy Warriors” by Dan Jones
  • May 15 – “Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel” by Jesmyn Ward
  • Jun. 19 – “When Breath Becomes Air” by Paul Kalanithi
  • Jul. 17 – “Manhattan Beach: A Novel” by Jennifer Egan
  • Aug. 21 – “Forever Free: The Story of Emancipation and Reconstruction” by Eric Foner