Books and Banter

New members are always welcome! If you have any questions, please see
Mrs. Mastrocola or Mrs. Bowen. All meetings are held in the library after school.

There will be an informational meeting about our Book Club - Books and Banter - on Tuesday, September 29th after school in the library.
The club is always open to new members, so please join us for a snack, drink, and find out about our first read of the year. We look forward to hearing about what you read this summer and what you would like to recommend to our group.
Please note there is a late bus on this day. We look forward to reading with you this year.
2016-2017 Meeting Calendar*
Tuesday, October 25th - Discussing - Among The Hidden
Tuesday, November 29th - Discussing - Free Choice Read
Tuesday, December 20th - Discussing - Out of the Dust
Tuesday, January 24th - Discussing - Free Choice Read
Tuesday, February 28th - Discussing Twin Read (this new idea will be discussed at our January meeting)
Tuesday, March 28th - Discussing - An Abundance of Katherines
Tuesday, April 25th - Discussing - Being David Henry
Tuesday, May 23rd - Discussing - Free Choice Read
*There is a late bus on book club meetings dates.
Members will be notified as soon as possible if dates need to change throughout the school year. Please check your Minuteman email for news, reminders, and updates. 
2015-2016 Meeting Calendar  *   
Tuesday, October 13th - Distribution of first book 
Tuesday, November 17th -DATE CHANGE -Tuesday, December 1st-  Discussing - The Killer's Cousin
Tuesday, December 15th - Discussing - Free Choice Book, Distributing The Kitchen Boy
Tuesday, January 12th - Discussing - The Kitchen Boy
Tuesday, February 23rd - Discussing - Free Choice Book, Distributing Paper Towns
Tuesday, March 22nd - Discussing - Paper Towns, Distributing Eleanor & Park
Tuesday, April 26th - Discussing Eleanor & Park
Tuesday, May 24th  - Discussing Free Choice Book and ideas for next year 2016-2017
2014-2015 Meeting Schedule
Thursday, December 18th - Discussing Between Shades of GrayBookClub

Thursday, January 20th - Discussing Persepolis

Tuesday, February 24th - Discussing Free Choice Book

Thursday, March 19th - Discussing The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Thursday, April 16th - Discussing The Boy Who Would be Shakespeare

Tuesday, May 19th  - Picking books for Next Year!

Please note: meetings are usually held on a Thursday. However, if meeting should fall on a Tuesday, a late bus is available.

  • What is a book club all about?

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    During book club meetings students come together to discuss different books in a relaxed atmosphere. We provide snacks and drinks.

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  • When does book club meet?

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    The Book Club meets in the library, after school, once a month (usually a Tuesday or a Thursday), and there will be a late bus available for students.

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  • Why would I join a book club?

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    To make new friends, read interesting books, recommend new books, share your thoughts, and have fun!

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