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Book Clubs


Online Book Clubs



Start reading books by email! Each day you'll receive a 5-minute portion of a book. By the end of the week, you’ll have completed 2 to 3 chapters. If you like what you read, you can finish the book by checking it out from the NPL catalog. Each week will feature a new book. Sign up for as many free Book Club emails as you like.


Book Club Kits


The Norfolk Public Library provides book club kits that contain everything your book club needs to enjoy reading and discussing your next book. The book kits are currently available for check out at two library locations, Pretlow Anchor Branch Library and Little Creek Branch Library.

Each kit contains 10 copies of a book, discussion questions, author biography, and a book sign-up sheet for leader to keep track of the book.

View the NPL Book Club Kits currently available or register your book club.

Branch Book Clubs

Meet new friends, engage in lively conversations, and sink your nose into great books at Book Clubs in NPL's branches.

A list of the upcoming book clubs events can be viewed below:

Broken Spines Book Club

Take a break from everyday life to connect with others. (Adults) 

May 2:              In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick

May 16:            The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

June 6:              Jane Austen’s England by Roy Adkins

June 20:            Sense & Sensibility by Jane Austen

July 3:              Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph Ellis

July 18:             My Life in France by Julia Child   

August 1:          To End All Wars by Adam Hochschild

August 15:        The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Hours & Locations
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