Book Clubs & Book Club Kits

Join us - new members are always welcome!

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Cover to Cover Book Club

Share in a love of literature with fellow readers; we meet the 1st Tuesday of the month, 10:30 a.m. with some exceptions. Formerly known as the Senior Book Club.

Cover to Cover Book Club Schedule, 2023

  • June 6The Engineer’s Wife, Tracey Enerson Wood
  • July: no meeting
  • August 1: The Things We Cannot Say, Kelly Rimmer
  • September 5: title to be determined
  • October 3: The 12 Lives of Samuel Hawley, Hannah Tinti 
  • November 7: Anxious People, Frederik Backman 
  • December: no meeting

Books are provided free by the Teton County Library Foundation & Friends. Contact for more information. 

Monday Night Book Club

Read a broad range of books, including contemporary fiction and nonfiction. Meets the 4th Monday of the month, 5:30-7:00 p.m. in the Learning Lab and online . 

Monday Night Book Club Schedule, 2023/24

  • June 26: Wayward, Dana Spiotta
  • September 25: Tiger's Wife, Tea Obreht 
  • October 30:  Our Missing Hearts, Celeste Ng
  • November 27:  The Emerald Mile, Kevin Federako
  • January 29:  Mad HoneyJodi Picoult & Jennifer Finney Boylan
  • February 26:  The Cheese Monkeys, Chip Kidd
  • March 25:  The Chosen and the Beautiful, Nghi Vo 
  • April 29:  Lessons in Chemistry, Bonnie Garmus
  • May 20:  While Time Remains, Yeonmi Park 
  • June 24: The Covenant of Water, Abraham Verghese

Contact Leah, 307-733-2164 x3229, for more information.

Chapter 22 Book Club 

Formerly known as the Senior Center Book Club, this group meets monthly at the Senior Center. Call for dates/times: 307-733-7300.

  • May: Deacon King Kong, James McBride 
  • June: Benjamin Franklin's Last Bet, Michael Meyer
  • July: The Lincoln Highway, Amor Towles 
  • August: The Sentence, Louis Erdrich 
  • September: Cold Water Revenge, Jim Ross 
  • October: The Bright Ages: A New History of Medieval Europe, Mathew Gabriele 
  • November: The Little Paris Bookshop, Nina George

Book Club Kits    

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  • Check-out a bag of books for your book group!    
  • Each bag contains a minimum of 5 books and discussion questions.    
  • Kits check out for 6 weeks and may be renewed if you need extra time.    
  • Search the catalog for "book club kit."    

Jackson Book Club Kits (can be sent to Alta by request)

Non-Fiction TitleAuthor
American Dirt
Jeanine Cummins
Between the World and MeTa-Nehisi Coates
Billionaire Wilderness: the Ultra-Wealthy and the Remaking of the American West
Justin Farrell
Cadillac Desert: the American West and Its Disappearing WaterMarc Reisner
Desert solitaire Edward Abbey
Educated: a memoirTara Westover
Higher Love: Skiing the Seven SummitsKit DesLauriers
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
J. D. Vance
Hunger: a Memoir of (My) BodyRoxane Gay
The Library BookSusan Orlean
The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in HistoryRobert M. Edsel

Nothing Daunted : the Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the WestDorothy Wickenden
The Soul of An OctopusTT
Sy Montgomery
Tears We Cannot Stop: a Sermon to White America
Michael Eric Dyson
This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind
Ivan Doig
This Land: How Cowboys, Capitalism, and Corruption Are Ruining the American West
Christopher Ketcham
Two in the Far NorthMargaret Murie

All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr
Angle of Repose
Wallace Stegner
The Bartender’s TaleIvan Doig
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek
Kim Michele Richardson
Crossing to safetyWallace Stegner
The Dovekeepers: a novelAlice Hoffman
A Gentleman in MoscowAmor Towles
The Grapes of WrathJohn Steinbeck
The Invention of Wings Sue Monk Kidd
The Immortalists: a NovelChloe Benjamin
The Light Between Oceans: a NovelM. L Stedman
Love in the Time of Cholera
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The Master and MargaritaMikhail Bulgakov
The NestCynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
The Night Watchman
Louise Erdrich
The NightingaleKristin Hannah
Orphan trainChristina Baker Kline
The Snow Child: a novelEowyn Ivey
This Tender Land
William Kent Krueger
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee
The Underground Railroad: a NovelColson Whitehead
Where the Crawdads SingDella Owens

Alta Book Club Kits (can be sent to Jackson by request)

Non-Fiction titleAuthor
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: a Year of Food LifeBarbara Kingsolver
Cadillac Desert: the American West and Its Disappearing Water
Marc Reisner
Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New AmericaGilbert King
The Glass Castle: a memoirJeannette Walls
NightElie Wiesel
The Warmth of Other Suns: the Epic Story of America’s Great MigrationIsabelle Wilkerson
Fiction titleAuthor
The Art ForgerBarbara Shapiro
BelovedToni Morrison
Calico JoeJohn Grisham
Cutting for Stone: a novelAbraham Verghese
The Dovekeepers
Alice Hoffman
The Handmaid’s TaleMargaret Atwood
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and SweetJamie Ford
My Sister’s Keeper: a NovelJodi Picoult
Never Fall Down: a novelPatricia McCormick
A Piece of the World: a NovelChristina Baker Kline
The Round House: a NovelLouise Erdrich
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan: a NovelLisa See
The Son: a NovelPhilipp Meyer
The Thirteenth TaleDiane Setterfield
To Be Sung Underwater: a novelTom McNeal
A Visit From the Goon SquadJennifer Egan

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