Friends Book Clubs

The A. K. Smiley Friends of the Library support book clubs reading various topics. Below is listing of the current three including their coordinator. Please call or email for particulars.

Drop-ins interested in discussing a particular book are always welcome.  Watch your FOL Newsletter for further information about the book clubs.  Would you like to start another book group under the auspices of the Friends?  Let us know and we’ll help make it happen.


The Eclectic Readers – 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm

Book selections for 2022:

February 8: Girl, Women, Other  by Bernardine Evaristo

March 8: In the Country of Woman by Susan Straight

April 12: The Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

May 10: The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

June 14: The Book Woman From Troublesome Creek by Kim Michelle Richardson

July 12: Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver

Contact Hopi at for meeting location and further information.

Third Wednesday Book Club:
2:30 pm in the Assembly Room at A.K. Smiley Public Library

Book selections for 2022:

February 16: I Thought You Said This Would Work by Ann Garvin

March 16: Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb

April 20 : Eddie’s Boy by Thomas Perry

May 18: Moonflower Murders (Magpie Murders Book 2) by Anthony Horowitz

June 15: A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende

Contact David Bragg (909) 784-0770 or for further information.

The Fourth Monday Book Club: 11 am in the Assembly Room at A.K. Smiley Public Library

Contact Carl Martz (909) 793-7704 for further information.