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Book Clubs at a Glance
Bluebirds   
First Tuesday of the month at 3:00pm

Goldfinches   
Second Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm

Parrots   
Third Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm

Ravens   
Third Tuesday of the month at 3:00pm

Owls   
Fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm

YA   
Second Tuesday of the month at 3:00pm

Birches
  
Second and FourthThursday of the month at 4:30pm

Phoenixes  
Second Sunday of the month at 6:00pm

Puffins  
Second Monday of every other month at 7:00pm

 
What We're Reading Now
Bluebirds

Goldfinches


Parrots

Ravens

Owls

Young Adult

Birches

Phoenixes

Puffins
Keep on scrolling to see what book each club is currently reading this month!
Book Clubs are meeting on the porch!
Zoom info when needed: (
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3595147423
)
(Meeting ID is :  359 514 7423 )

Women's Literature Fiction Book Clubs
 
For the Bluebird Club please plan to join us at 3:00 pm on the porch. We will meet the first Tuesday of each month.

For the Goldfinch Club please plan to join us at 7:00 pm on the porch. We will meet the second Tuesday of each month.

 
For the Parrot Club please plan to join us at 7:00 pm on the porch. We will meet the third Tuesday of each month.

Please leave your name, email address and phone number at the register or call the store and we then will notify you of meetings and schedule changes.

There are some copies of each month's book in the store if you would like to purchase a book and start reading. There is no obligation to buy copies at Commonplace Reader ~ you may read in any way you prefer: printed copy, audio, and e-reader. The books are in reading order.


For updates please check this website or call the store and you can always ask the staff if you have any questions.
 
Meetings will take place on the porch.
Check out the reading list below and contact us at
215-420-2620 if you are interested in joining!

 
There is no obligation, however, you may purchase books for store pick-up within a week.
Mystery Book Clubs
You must always be ready to expect the unexpected.

 
Raven Club is looking for new members. We will meet the third Tuesday of each month at 3:00 pm on the porch. Please call
215-420-2620 if you're interested in joining.


For the Owl Club please plan to join us at 7:00 pm on the porch. We will meet the fourth Tuesday of each month.

Please leave your name, email and phone number at the register or call the store and we then will notify you of meetings and schedule changes.

There are copies of each book on the reading list in the store if you would like to purchase a book and start reading.  There is no obligation to buy copies at Commonplace Reader – you may read in any way you prefer: printed copy, audio and e-reader. 

For updates please check this website or call the store and you can always ask the staff if you have any questions.
Meetings will take place on the porch.
Check out the reading list below and contact us at
215-420-2620 if you are interested in joining!

 
There is no obligation, however, you may purchase books for store pick-up within a week.
 Young Adult Book Club


Looking to read more Young adult books this summer? Join our new YA book club! This is your chance to discuss books with other avid readers.

Please plan to join us on the porch on the second Tuesday of every month at 3:00pm. The next meeting is August 10th to discuss The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon.

 

For future meetings there will be copies of the books we are reading in the store if you would like to purchase the book and start reading.

There is no obligation to buy copies at Commonplace Reader - you may read in any way you prefer: printed copy, audio, and e-reader.

For updates please check this website or call the store and you can always ask the staff if you have any questions.

There is no obligation, however, you may purchase books for store pick-up within a week.
  
Here are some books we may read in the future:
Kids Book Club
(Kids starting 4th and 5th grade)

The Birch Book Club will meet on the porch on August 12th at 4:30pm to discuss When Stars Are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed. This is our last meeting of the summer.

Look out for another book club starting in the Fall for kids! Fridays at 4:30pm.

The club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month on the porch, where we will discuss the book and do an activity. The children will select the order in which we read the books.

For future meetings there will be copies of the books we are reading in the store if you would like to purchase the book and start reading.

There is no obligation to buy copies at Commonplace Reader - you may read in any way you prefer: printed copy, audio, and e-reader.

For updates please check this website or call the store and you can always ask the staff if you have any questions.


There is no obligation, however, you may purchase books for store pick-up within a week.
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club
The Phoenixes will meet on the porch on the Second Sunday of the month at 6:00pm. Their first book is The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss.

For future meetings there will be copies of the books we are reading in the store if you would like to purchase the book and start reading.

There is no obligation to buy copies at Commonplace Reader - you may read in any way you prefer: printed copy, audio, and e-reader.

For updates please check this website or call the store and you can always ask the staff if you have any questions.

There is no obligation, however, you may purchase books for store pick-up within a week.
For those interested in continuing series...
Sustainability Book Club
 
"The goal of sustainability is to create and maintain conditions under which humans and nature can exist in productive harmony, that permit fulfilling the social, economic, and other requirements of present and future generations." -The US National Environmental Act of 1969

Puffins plan to join us at 7:00 pm on Zoom. Meetings will take place on the second Monday every other month. Our organzing meeting and first discussion will be September 13th.

The book club will meet to discuss the books, but we will also discuss practical applications of sustainability so you can make a positive impact.

There are some copies of each month's book in the store if you would like to purchase a book and start reading. There is no obligation to buy copies at Commonplace Reader ~ you may read in any way you prefer: printed copy, audio, and e-reader. The books are in reading order.

For updates please check this website or call the store and you can always ask the staff if you have any questions.


There is no obligation, however, you may purchase books for store pick-up within a week.

Past Book Club Reads

Women's Literature Fiction
Mystery
Young Adult
Birches (Kids)