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Book Clubs

Book Club in the Pub

Adults 18 and older
Meets 4th Wednesday of the month
6 pm - 7 pm

Pub Thirty-Two 
23962 Alicia Parkway
Mission Viejo, CA 

Food and beverage are available to purchase.

2022 Titles

March 23 - Cultish by Amanda Montell
April 27 - Fuzz: When Nature Breaks The Law by Mary Roach
May 25 - The Babysitter: My Summers With A Serial Killer by Liza Rodman
June 22 - Easy Beauty: A Memoir by Chloe Cooper Jones
July 27 - NO MEETING
August 24 - Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James Clear
September 28 - Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy: The Story of Little Women and Why It Still Matters by Anne Boyd Rioux
October 26 - Murder, Madness, and Mayhem: Twenty-Five Tales of True Crime and Dark History by Mike Browne
December 28 - These Precious Days by Ann Patchett

2023 Titles

January 25 - Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know by Adam Grant
February 22 - In Love by Amy Bloom

Brown Bag Book Club

Adults 18 and older 
Meets 2nd Friday of the month virtually on Zoom
Noon - 1 pm

2022 Titles

January 14 - Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler
February 11 - Island of Sea Women by Lisa See
March 11 - Dutch House by Ann Patchett
April 8 - How Much of These Hills is Gold by C Pam Zhang
May 13 - Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke
June 10 - Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker
July 8 - A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell
August 12 - The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
September 9 - Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
October 14 - Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
November 18 - We are not Like Them by Christine Pride and Jo Piazza
December 9 - Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict

Past Reads from 2021

Maid by Stephanie Land
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson
Barn 8 by Deb Olin Unferth
Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
The Rent Collector by Camron Wright
In Five Years by Rebecca Serle
Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson
The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis
Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu
A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende
Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell

Thursday Night Thrillers

Adults 18 and older
Meets 3rd Thursday of the month
7 pm - 8 pm

2022 Titles

January 20 - The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman
February 17 - The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides (available as a Book Club Kit)
March 17 - Curtain by Agatha Christie 
April 21 - One by One by Ruth Ware 
May 19 - Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
June 16 - The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz
July 21 - The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen
August 18 - The Guest List by Lucy Foley
September 15 - The Red House Mystery by A. A. Milne (available as a free eBook on Project Gutenberg)
October 20 - Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson
November - no meeting        
December 15 - The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

Past Reads from 2021

The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins - also available as a free eBook on Project Gutenberg
IQ by Joe Ide
The Flanders Panel by Arturo Perez-Reverte
Whose Body by Dorothy Sayers - also available as a free eBook on Project Gutenberg
In the Woods by Tana French
Dark Sacred Night by Michael Connelly
Hostage by Clare Mackintosh
The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Crocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters
The Snowman by Jo Nesbo


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