BOOK CLUBS


WORDS WORTH BOOK CLUB


Last Tuesday of every month, 7pm at Words Worth Books

Our informal book club is free and open to anyone who wants to share their passion for reading.  Join us for a fun and lively discussion, and delve deep into works of fiction or non-fiction as chosen by people-in-the-know.  Book club books are 20% off!


June 27: The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker
July 26: (Nb: Date moved to Wednesday) Nutshell by Ian McEwan
August 29: The Lost City of Z by David Grann
September 26: (OBOC Selection) Emancipation Day by Wayne Grady

For a full list of previous selections click [here]


THE BLOMKVIST WANNABES


Second Thursday of every month, 7pm at a top secret location

The lads meet at a local watering hole for discussion, libation and an occasional fist-fight over selected crime-fiction titles.  Long-standing grudges are expected and encouraged.  This group of dedicated and discerning readers numbers between 12 to 15 core members, though there is always room for one more. 
Email david@wordsworthbooks.com


June 8: Still Mine by Amy Stiart
July 13: Darktown by Thomas Mullen
August 10: Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
September 14: In the Woods by Tana French

For a full list of previous selections click [here]


BOOKS AND BABIES


Dates as announced, 10:30am at Words Worth Books

A fun-filled half hour of stories and songs to help you bond with your little bookworm.  Suitable for babies and toddlers; must be accompanied by a guardian.


January 20
February 24
March 24


SPEC-FICS AND CHILL


Last Wednesday of every month (except December) at 7pm for coffee and book talk at local cafes.

SpecFics and Chill is a free, easygoing, inclusive bookclub focusing on speculative fiction and good wandering conversations. If you're into Science Fiction, Fantasy, Steampunk, Horror, or Alt History of any flavour and combination, come on by!

Most months you can find us at the back table in Death Valley's Little Brother or, if they have an event, at The Princess Cafe. New members always welcome-- just show up.

For more information visit: specficsandchill@wordpress.com


June 28: Native Star by M.K. Hobson
July 26: The Lies of Loch Lamora by Scott Lynch
August 30: Six Wakes by Mur Lafferty
September 27: TBD

For a full list of previous selections click [here]


COOKING THE BOOKS WITH RELISH


Dates as announced at Relish Cooking Studio

We’ve put a fun and delicious twist on a book club by combining it with a cooking class series.  Members meet to discuss the book selection and cook a dish based on the book’s theme.  Book discussion is led by Words Worth Books, and cooking instruction provided by Donna-Marie Pye from Relish.  Find out more at www.relishcookingstudio.com 



AN APPETITE FOR READING


Dates as announced at The Public Kitchen & Bar, Kitchener

A book club that fuses great literature with great food and great people.  Meet the author and discuss the book over dinner and drinks at The Public Kitchen & Bar. 

Find out more at www.appetiteforreading.com 


January 30: Sweet Jesus by Christine Poutney
Appetite for Reading resumes in April

Event is sold out. Get information about upcoming events by signing up HERE.