Book Groups

Book Groups meet at Watchung Booksellers and are open to all.  No need to register. 
Having read the selected book contributes to the discussion, but is not a requirement.
Please check our monthly calendar for book selections.
  History
History from A-Z. Topics and time periods are varied.
Meets on the 4th Monday of each month, 7-8pm, except July and August.
Facilitator Joseph P. Paranac, Jr.



  Great Writers 
Fine literature thoughtfully discussed.  Initially focused on lesser known works of great writers, now broadened to include more contemporary authors as well.  Meets on the first Friday of each month, 7-8:30pm.
Facilitator Celia Galorenzo



  Nasty Women Book Group
Books by women, about women, for women.  Generally contemporary, edgy fiction and essays.  Meets every 4-6 weeks, usually on Tuesday evenings, 7-8pm.
Lead by Rosa Hernandez & Emma Nathan

  Moms Demand Action
Readings selected to support the national movement for gun sense in America.  Meets several times a year.


  Climate Change Discussion Group

A study group on how to understand climate change, its' impact on our environment and what can be done about it.   Meets every 4-6 weeks, usually Mondays 6:30-8pm.
Facilitator  Lael Leslie



  Kids Graphic Novel Club
A book group for kids ages 9-12 who are fascinated by graphic novels - comics and manga.
Facilitator  Emma Nathan



  Kids Book Group
3rd-5th graders unite! All genres explored. Let's learn to chat about books.  Meets quarterly.
Led by Deirdre Birmingham & Ashley Himes