Books for Boys

Book Club

FOR BOYS AGES 8 TO 11 AND THEIR ACCOMPANYING ADULT

EVERY first Thursday AT 6:30 PM in the community room, unless indicated differently in the schedule.

Come enjoy discussions of amazing tween novels, create a craft, and have a treat! All while enjoying the friendship of other boys and their accompanying adults.

Book club reading copies will be available for checkout from the circulation desk about a month prior to the meeting. There is a limit of one copy per household.

Become a SUPER-HERO reader and sign up to play online for an extra prize at the end!  Scroll past the books for the link.

SCHEDULE


September 9, 2021—Kick Off Event!
October 14, 2021—Scary Stories for Young Foxes
November 18, 2021—The Westing Game*
December 9, 2021—The Last Holiday Concert*
January 6, 2022—The Magic Finger
February 3, 2022—Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales
March 3, 2022—New Kid
April 7, 2022—Samurai Kids: White Crane*
May 5, 2022—Esperanza Rising*

*combined with the Mother Daughter Book Club

Reading List

September 9, 2021

Kick-Off Take ‘n Go Event!

We’ll have this event with the members of the Mother Daughter Book Club! Come in and …

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October 14, 2021

Scary Stories for Young Foxes
by Christian McKay Heidicker

When Mia and Uly are separated from their litters, they discover a dangerous world full of monsters. In order to find a den to call home, they must venture through

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November 18, 2021

The Westing Game
by Ellen Raskin

A bizarre chain of events begins when sixteen unlikely people gather for the reading of Samuel W. Westing’s will. And though no one knows why ….

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December 9, 2021

The Last Holiday Concert
by Andrew Clements

For Hart Evans, being the most popular kid in sixth grade has its advantages. Kids look up to him, and all the teachers let him get away with anything — all the teachers except

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January 6, 2022

The Magic Finger
by Roald Dahl

To the Gregg family, hunting is just plain fun. To the girl who lives next door, it’s just plain horrible. She tries to be polite. She tries to talk them out of it, but the 

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February 3, 2022

Fairy Tales
by Hans Christian Andersen

For generations, the fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen have delighted readers with their originality, whimsy, and humorous treatment of such human foibles as

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March 3, 2022

New Kid
by Jerry Craft

Seventh grader Jordan Banks loves nothing more than drawing cartoons about his life. But instead of sending him to the art school of his dreams, his parents enroll him in a

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April 7, 2022

Samurai Kids: White Crane
by Sandy Fussell

Niya Moto is the only one-legged Samurai kid in Japan, famous for falling flat on his face in the dirt. The one school that will accept him is the Cockroach Ryu, led by

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May 5, 2022

Esperanza Rising
by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Esperanza thought she’d always live with her family on their ranch in Mexico–she’d always have fancy dresses, a beautiful home, and

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Closures in 2021

  • January 1 – New Year’s
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