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Discuss great books at this age 21 and over book club while supporting Tacoma’s microbrewery and craft beer scene. We’ll pick a new book each month and sample a new bar, brewery or brewpub. Sponsored by the Tacoma Public Library. We meet on the last Tuesday of the month and the last Wednesday of the month (beginning March 2019) from 7-8pm. All are welcome!

Here's what we've been reading:

February 2019 - The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel
January 2019 - Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
December 2018 - Share Your Best Books of the Year
November 2018 - Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
October 2018 - Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
September 2018 - Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson
August 2018 - Little Heaven by Nick Cutter
July 2018 - Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
June 2018 - Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
May 2018 - The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
April 2018 - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
March 2018 - When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
February 2018 - Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
January 2018 - The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
December 2017 - Share Your Favorite Books of the Year
November 2017 - Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
October 2017 - Hunger by Roxane Gay
September 2017 - The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
August 2017 - Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright
July 2017 - Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple
June 2017 - Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
May 2017 - The Sellout by Paul Beatty
April 2017 - The Dinner by Herman Koch
March 2017 - Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
February 2017 - H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
January 2017 - Station 11 by Emily St. John Mandel
December 2016 - Share A Book
November 2016 - Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain
October 2016 - The Martian by Andy Weir

Upcoming events (2)

Tuesdays: March 2019 - Less

Locust Cider Tacoma Taproom

In March we'll be reading the bestselling LGBTQ novel and 2018 Pulitzer Prize winner, Less by Andrew Sean Greer. Less is described as "... bedazzling, bewitching and be-wonderful" by The New York Times Book Review. The library has paper copies and audiobooks available. Contact your local branch to place a hold. We also have eBooks and eAudiobooks via Overdrive. Find them here: https://tacoma.bibliocommons.com/item/show/1578570102 This month we'll be veering from our usual breweries to try Locust Cider on 6th Avenue. Family owned and operated out of Woodinville, WA since 2015, Locust Cider believes in making real cider for real people. Hope you can join us and please RSVP!

Wednesdays: March 2019 - Killers of the Flower Moon

Narrows Brewing Company

In March we'll be reading the New York Times bestseller and National Book Award Finalist, Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. This non-fiction title has been described as “A masterful work of literary journalism crafted with the urgency of a mystery," by the Boston Globe. The library has paper copies and audiobooks available. Contact your local branch to place a hold. We also have eBooks and eAudiobooks via Overdrive. Find them here: https://tacoma.bibliocommons.com/item/show/1573363102 This month we'll be meeting at Narrows Brewing Company, part of the historic mill building at Tacoma’s Narrows Marina. Come for the view and the beer. Hope you can join us and please RSVP!

Past events (31)

February 2019 - The Stranger in the Woods

Peaks and Pints Craft Beer Store, Taproom & Eatery

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