Book Group FAQs:

  • The purpose of the group is to read and discuss young adult literature. This year the group will read mysteries.
  • The group will meet on Wednesdays at lunch in the library.
  • Book titles will be nominated by attendees.  Ms. Barker-Ball and Ms. Powell will have final say on selection of titles.
  • Any student is welcome to attend book group.  If a student commits to attending the group,  they may checkout one of the copies of the book for the entire month prior to the discussion.
  • Discussion questions will be posted on this webpage. Book group attendees are encouraged to review these before the meeting.
  • Treats will be provided at all meetings. Attendees should bring their lunch as well.

 Previous Years' Discussed Titles:

  • Stardust by Neil Gaiman
  • The Princess Bride by William Goldman
  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
  • The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
  • The Martian by Andy Weir
  • Bordering Shadow by Mitchell Sturhann
  • Extraction by Stephanie Diaz
  • Maze Runner by James Dashner
  • A Thousand Pieces of You by Claudia Gray
  • Unremembered by Jessica Brody
  • Origin by Jessica Khoury
  • Alienated by Melissa Landers
  • Uncommon Strange by Lynn Evans
  • Bog Child by Siobhan Dowd
  • Salt to the Sea by Ruta Septys
  • All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  • The Cellist of Sarajevo by Steven Galloway
  • Tarnish by Katherine Longshore


Dreamland by Sarah Dessen

After her older sister runs away, sixteen-year-old Caitlin decides that she needs to make a major change in her own life and begins an abusive relationship with a boy who is mysterious, brilliant, and dangerous.

Books are now available for checkout

The Discussion is scheduled for

Wednesday, December 6, at lunch

in the library workroom.

Discussion Guide.

All students and staff are invited.