Learned Owl Book Groups

Book Club in a Bar [4/25]

Book Club in a Bar is led by Meg, Jane, and Sam. They meet the last Thursday of the month in various local bars and restaurants.

They are always accepting new members! Send an email to books@learnedowl.com to be added to the mailing list for information on meeting location.

The next meeting will be Thursday April 25, 2024 and the group will be reading The Mystery Writer by Sulari Gentill.

The meeting will be held at Noble House - 60 W Streetsboro St STE 1, Hudson, OH 44236 at 6pm.

The Mystery Writer: A Novel By Sulari Gentill Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728285184
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click for Details
Published: Poisoned Pen Press - March 19th, 2024

"A mischievous twist on mystery novels and the people who write them." — Benjamin Stevenson, author of Everyone in My Family Has Killed Someone and Everyone on the Train is a Suspect

There's nothing easier to dismiss than a conspiracy theory—until it turns out to be true


James Gardner at The Learned Owl [10/29]

Join us in welcoming James Gardner to The Learned Owl for a signing on Sunday October 29th from 1-3pm. James will be signing his history book, A Chance to Breathe, which follows Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone, Thomas Edison, and more on their camping trip that is not referred to as The Great American Road Trip.  

If history is your thing, feel free to join the Learned Owl History book club taking place at 2pm right here at The Learned Owl as well!

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A Chance to Breathe: Stories from a 1918 Road Trip By James Gardner Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9798988495703
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click for Details
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Promotion Productions - June 18th, 2023

August 1918, a group of friends gathers in Western Pennsylvania for a two-week camping road trip, but these were not ordinary friends-and this was no ordinary time.


Book Club in a Bar [7/27]

Book Club in a Bar is led by Meg, Jane, and Sam. They meet the last Thursday of the month in various local bars and restaurants.

They are always accepting new members! Send an email to books@learnedowl.com to be added to the mailing list for information on meeting location.

The next meeting will be Thursday July 27th and the group will be reading A Death in Denmark by Amulya Malladi. 

The meeting will be at 6pm at D'Angelo's in Twinsburg.

A Death in Denmark: The First Gabriel Præst Novel By Amulya Malladi Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063235519
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click for Details
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 28th, 2023

“Philip Marlowe meets Nordic Noir.” —Iben Albinus, internationally bestselling and award-winning author of Damaskus


History book club [8/27]

The Learned Owl History Book Group is led by Dr. Joe Hoffman. They are back to meeting here at The Learned Owl Bookshop on the last Sunday of each month at 2pm.

Topics are chosen for each month. Read a book on the topic, and feel free to come!

August's topic is Frederick Douglas and the meeting will be August 27th at 2pm.

History book club [7/30]

The Learned Owl History Book Group is led by Dr. Joe Hoffman. They are back to meeting here at The Learned Owl Bookshop on the last Sunday of each month at 2pm.

Topics are chosen for each month. Read a book on the topic, and feel free to come!

July's topic is chef celebrities. Read a biography on any celebrity chef and come to the meeting on July 30th at 2pm.

Book Club in a Bar

Join us on December 1st at 6:00pm at (bar location TBA) to discuss this month's selection, Local Woman Missing by Mary Kubica. 

*There is no meeting in November due to Thanksgiving*

Local Woman Missing: A Novel of Domestic Suspense By Mary Kubica Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780778311669
Availability: Backordered
Published: Park Row - November 2nd, 2021

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER--OVER A MILLION COPIES SOLD

"Dark and twisty, with white-knuckle tension and jaw-dropping surprises." --Riley Sager, New York Times bestselling author of Home Before Dark


The Learned Owl Book Club discusses Unsettled Ground [11/08]

Join us on November 8th as we discuss Unsettled Ground by Claire Fuller. The discussion will commence at 5:30pm. Please note this meeting will be held on Zoom! If you'd like to join the Zoom meeting, please email Carol at bookclubs@learnedowl.com.

Unsettled Ground By Claire Fuller Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781953534170
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Tin House Books - April 26th, 2022

Winner of the 2021 Costa Novel Award

Finalist for the Women's Prize in Fiction

Named a Best Book of the Month by Entertainment Weekly, PopSugar, Bustle, Chicago Review of Books, PureWow, a Best Book of Summer by Daily Beast and one of Good Housekeeping's Best Books of 2021


History Book Club - Russian Czars [1/30]

January's history book club will be discussing Russian Czars on January 29th. 

Pick any book on the topic and share your thoughts.

The location is not yet decided but will be updated here and in the email list when it is known. 

Join the history book club email list by sending an email to drjoebooks@gmail.com. 

Zoom links are available for those unable to attend in person meetings. 

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