Book Club


When:  We meet on the 3rd Friday of each month at 10 am.

Where:  Grounds of Hope

2701 Maple Ave, Lisle

*If the 3rd Friday is a day off of school, the date was moved to the week before or week after.


Even if you don’t have a chance to finish the book your are welcome to join us for discussion.
If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Sommerfeld at


Book List:

Sept 19

The Smartest Kids In the World and How They Got that Way

Amanda Ripley


Oct 17

The Other Wes Moore

Wes Moore


Nov 21

The Perfect Score Project

Debbie Stier


Dec 19

The Storyteller

Jodi Picoult


Jan 23*

Me Talk Pretty One Day

David Sedaris


Feb 20

Ungifted, Intelligence Redefined

Scott Barry Kaufman


Mar 13*

The Silver Star

Jeanette Walls


Apr 17

Thinking Fast and Slow

David Kahneman


May 15

David and Goliath:  Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants

Malcolm Gladwell