Salem Fiction Book Club

Everyone is welcome: Salem members, guests, friends, and all book lovers. Meetings are the 2nd Tuesday monthly, in the Salem Conference Room, and on Zoom. 

Books are chosen by group consensus, and include classic and contemporary literature in a variety of genres.


Buy the book, enjoy, and join us for insightful and fun discussion led by literary whiz and professional librarian Adam Gilbert-Cole!

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When & Where

Tuesday, June 14 & July 12


"Booth," by Karen Joy Fowler, will be discussed in two gatherings.

In Person
in Salem's Conference Room, AND on Zoom 

Our Next Selection,

for Tuesday, August 9

Mecca, by Susan Straight.

"A wide and deep view of a dynamic, multiethnic Southern California . . . Susan Straight is an essential voice in American writing and in writing of the West." —The New York Times Book Review

Named a Most Anticipated Book of March 2022 by the Los Angeles Times, USA Today, and Alta

From the National Book Award finalist Susan Straight, Mecca is a stunning epic tracing the intertwined lives of native Californians fighting for life and land.