Up for Discussion
Join our virtual conversation about the book of the month and find common bonds through books. A variety of reading interests are represented in these clubs: contemporary, classic and international authors. You will read and enjoy books you would never have chosen yourself!
October: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia [Monday, October 3rd | Thursday, October 7th]
November: Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro [Monday, November 1 | Thursday, November 4]
December: How to Pronounce Knife: Stories by Souvankham Thammavongsa [Monday, December 13 | Thursday, December 16]
Visit our calendar for more details and to register
Pride Book Club
All are welcome to join us for this virtual book club featuring titles written by 2SLGBTQ+ (2 Spirit, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer) authors.
Brampton Library strives to contribute to a culture that recognizes diversity and fosters social inclusion. In this book club, ideas can be communicated while following our collective responsibility to uphold safer spaces for community members.
Please read our Diversity and Inclusion Policy for more information.
Copies of the book can be picked up at Chinguacousy branch or downloaded using our Cloud Library app. All are welcome.
This virtual book club takes place on Tuesdays.
October: Butter Honey Pig Bread by Francesca Ekwuyasi [Tuesday, October 12]
November: Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue [Tuesday, November 23]
December: Care Of: Letters, Connections, and Cures by Ivan Coyote [Tuesday, December 14]
PAMA: Connections Art + Book Club.
Literature and visual arts connect in this unique, virtual book club.
Join our librarian for a book club discussion 3 times a year. The discussion will be paired with a virtual tour of a Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archive exhibit.
October: The Innocent: Book One in the Beneath the Alders Series by Lynne Golding [Tuesday, October 19th]
Off the Shelf Book Club Sets
The Off the Shelf (OTS) are book sets that you can borrow from Brampton Library for your own book club use. There are 12 sets included in the OTS collection for you to choose from and each set contains up to 10 copies of one title in a library tote bag.
Search for “Off the shelf'' from Brampton Library’s online catalogue and retrieve a list of 12 OTS titles to choose from. Place the book club set on hold and pick it up at your desired branch for up to 6 weeks.