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Toulon Public Library District

3rd Thursday Book Club@TPLD

We are the 3rd Thursday Book Club. We meet at the Toulon Public Library on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm except December, January, February, and March. Ask Michael or Mary for more details by visiting or calling the library 286-5791.


Year 1: 2018-2019 Book Club List:

November 15 2018: The Girl from the Train by Irma Joubert

January 17 2019: The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming-of-Age Crisis--and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance By Ben Sasse 

February 21 2019: Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman and Paul Newell Jr. 328.73

March 21 2019: The Story of Arthur Trulove by Elizabeth Berg

April 18 2019: The Knitting Circle by Ann Hood

June 20 2019: Orphan #8 by Kim van Alkemade

July 18 2019: Midnight Assassin by Patricia Bryan and Thomas Wolf

August 15 2019: Witness in Bishop Hill by Sara Hoskinson Frommer

September 19 2019: Paddle Your Own Canoe by Nick Offerman

October 17 2019: Coop by Mike Perry. 977.5

November 11 2019: The Secrets We Kept, Lara Prescott

Year 2: 2020 Book Club List:

January 16 2020: Bossypants, Tina Fey

February 20 2020: Telegram for Mrs. Mooney, Cate M. Ruane

March 19 2020: The Orphan’s Tale, Pam Jenoff

April 16 2020: The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris,  D. McCullough

May 21 2020: Forty Rod Road, Grove N. Mower

June 18 2020: June Take the Cannoli, Sarah Vowell

July 16 2020: Lake of the Ozarks, Bill Geist

August 20 2020: Atomic City Girls, Janet Beard

September 17 2020: There, There, Tommy Orange

October 15 2020: Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir, J. Lawson


Year 3: 2021 Book Club List:

January 21 – The Last Train to Key West by Chenel Cleeton
February 18 – Ring Around the Rosie by Julian Scott

March 18 – The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes

 April 18– Only Two Came Back by Gregg Moutoux

 May 20–The United States of Anxiety by Jen Lancaster

 June 17–What the Wind Knows by Amy Harmon

 July 15 – The Gown by Jennifer Robson

  August 19 – The Death of Mrs. Westaway – by Ruth Ward

  September 16 – The Itinerant by Jim Nowlan

  October 21 – The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Year 4: 2022 Book Club List:

January 20: Fiction or 8.4 By Peter Hernon

February 17:Legend or Serpent By Clive Cussler

March 17: Fiction or A Painted House By John Grisham

"April 17: Mystery or Stone’s Throw By Robert Parker & Mike Lupica

May 19: Fiction or Jamaica Inn By Daphne de Maurier

June16: Biography or The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo By Taylor Jenkins Reid

July 21: Historical Fiction or: The Pillars of the Earth By Ken Follett

August 18: Nonfiction or The Great Influenza By John M. Barry

September 15: Horror or Open Carry By Marc Cameron
October 20:Historical nonfiction or The Rose Code By Kate Quinn
November 18 2022: The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

Year 5: 2023 Book Club List: