Books & Book Clubs

Join an Allen Public Library book club to connect with other readers, discuss recent reads and enjoy new books together.

The Shared Shelf Book Club

A virtual book discussion group.  Watch for virtual book discussions on the Library’s Facebook page and the Allen City Television's YouTube channel.

For questions about The Shared Shelf Book Club, contact  Kristen Amen or Abby Ward at 214.509.4905.

Shared Shelf

  1. Image: Book cover of "The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo" by Taylor Jenkins Reid pictures a wom

    The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo


    Taylor Jenkins Reid
    Tuesday, 9/15 at 7 p.m.
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  1. Image: Book jacket of Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

    Little Women


    Louisa May Alcott
  1. Image: Book cover of "Pride, Prejudic, & Other Flavors" by Dev Sonali; book cover is red with

    Pride, Prejudice and Other Flavors


    Sonali Dev

Let's Talk Dewey Book Club

Join us for our choose-your-own-nonfiction book club. We pick the topic–you pick the book! Watch for virtual book discussions on the Library’s Facebook page and the Allen City Television's YouTube channel.

Questions?  Contact Stephan Horsthemke or Abby Ward at 214.509.4905.

  1. history-biographies

    Women Through History


    Tuesday, 8/18 at 7 p.m.
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  1. Photo: A man in a light blue shirt browsing new nonfiction books.

    Nonfiction Book Buzz


    Tuesday, 10/20 at 7 p.m.
  1. Photo: Bookshelves full of books.

    Free Choice


    Tuesday, 12/15 at 7 p.m.