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If you love to read, learn about some of the book club offerings at your Abilene Public Library.

Adventurous Book Club
South Branch Library | 4310 Buffalo Gap Rd. | Leader: Insperation Sanchez
This book club is geared for adults who wish to read books that are a bit off the beaten path and gets you out of your comfort zone, in a good way. At each session we meetup at a different local spot in town, so bring some cash if you wish to make food or drink purchases.


Cover-to-Cover Book Club
Main Library | 202 Cedar St. | Leader: Amy Watterman
Join the library's monthly book club discussion group for avid adult readers in the community.  We meet on the third Thursday evenings of each month to discuss bestsellers, fiction, biographies, nonfiction, classics, and more.  Join us at our next session.
Sisters First
Sisters First
By: Jenna Bush Hager & Barbara Pierce Bush | July 18, 2019 at 7:00PM

Born into a political dynasty, Jenna and Barbara Bush grew up in the public eye. As small children, they watched their grandfather become president; just twelve years later they stood by their father's side when he took the same oath. In this book, they take readers on a revealing tour behind the scenes of their lives, as they share stories about their family, their unexpected adventures, their loves and losses, and their sisterly bond.

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Where the Crawdads Sing
Where the Crawdads Sing
By: Delia Owens | August 15, 2019 at 7:00PM

For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove. She's barefoot and wild; unfit for polite society. So when Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya, but she's not what they say. Abandoned at age ten, she has survived on her own in the marsh that she calls home. As she gets older, she longs to be loved and is drawn to two young men from town, who are each intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new and startling world -- until the unthinkable happens.

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Out of This World Book Club
Main Library | 202 Cedar St. | Leader: Marie Skufca
The library will be hosting a new book club, on a limited run during the 2019 Summer Reading Club.  Designed for adult readers, this group will meet three times and discuss some three (3) great titles that are simply captivating and "out of this world."  Take a look at the lineup below.
Naked in Death
Naked in Death
by: J.D. Robb | Tuesday, July 9 at 6:30PM

Eve Dallas, a police lieutenant in near-future New York, goes against her instinct when she becomes involved with Roarke, an Irish billionaire who just happens to be a prime suspect in Eve's latest murder investigation.

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Written in Red
by: Anne Bishop | Tuesday, August 13 at 6:30PM

Blood prophet Meg Corbyn, who can see the future when her skin is cut, escapes enslavement by her Controller and teams up with a shape-shifter who employs her as a Human Liaison.

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Online Book Club @ Your Library
If you're pressed for time and want to get portions of books via your email, this club is for you.  Register for free with a valid email address and then start receiving chapters of popular titles across genres you select.  Only join the genres you're interested in and start receiving excerpts each day. | Click Here to Join

202 Cedar St.
Abilene, TX 79601
PH: 325-677-2474

Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM to 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM to 6PM
Sundays | Closed
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
Abilene, TX 79606
PH: 325-698-7565

Mon, Tues, Thurs | 10AM to 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 10AM to 6PM
Sundays | 1PM to 6PM
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
Abilene, TX 79603
PH: 325-437-7323

Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM to 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM to 6PM
Sundays | Closed


Questions: Email or Call Us at 325-677-2474