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!


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
October 24: This Side of Sad by Karen Smythe (Discussion with the author!)
November 28: The Girls by Emma Cline

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 20: 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.


June 23
July 21
August 18


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


September 27: Promise of Blood by Brian McCellan
October 25: Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke
November 29: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

For a full list of previous selections click [here]


COOKING THE BOOKS WITH RELISH


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 


Autumn 2017-- 
LOVE, FOOD, FRANCE: A Delicious Literary Series


September 12: The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
October 10: The Arrangement by Ashley Warlick
November 7: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

The price is $260, and it includes books, instructed meals, and guided discussion. All events take place at Relish Cooking Studio.
Register at relishcookingstudio.com or call 519-954-8772


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 


More great events coming this autumn!