Bentley Library is open. Welcome back!

Contact us via phone, email or social media to arrange an appointment to browse our books or pick up items.

Our staff will be available to assist with instructions on how to request items, sign up or renew a library membership, scanning or printing needs and of course grabbing you a new “must read” or stack of reading for the kids!

Olds Municipal Library

Bonding Over Books - Book Club

Feb 26, 2021 to Dec 31, 2021  |  Last Thursday of the month, 7:00 - 9:00pm

Adults
Bonding Over Books Book Club

Currently closed to new members. See what we're reading!

2021 Titles

  • January - Where the Crawdads Sing - Delia Owens
  • February - American Dirt- Jeanine Cummins
  • March - Me: Elton John
  • April - Canada Reads 2021 Short List
  • May - Glass Hotel - Emily St. Mandel
  • June - Ridgerunner - Gil Adamson
  • July - Anxious People - Fredrick Bachman
  • August - The Heart of a Woman - Maya Angelou
  • September - The Moment of Lift - Melinda Gates
  • October - Russian Sister - Caroline Adderson

2020 Titles

  • January - Gentleman in Moscow / Amor Towles
  • February - Jade Peony / Wayson Choy
  • March - Hate U Give / Angie Thomas
  • April - Educated / Tara Westover
  • May - Quintland Sisters / Shelley Wood
  • June - Lost Roses / Martha Hall Kelly
  • July - Sold on a Monday / Kristina McMorris
  • August - Journey of the Heart - Annette Gray
  • September - Alice Network / Kate Quinn
  • October - Paris Architect / Charles Belfour
  • November - Before We Were Yours / Lisa Wingate
  • December - The Farm / Joanne Ramos

2019 Titles

  • January 17 - North of normal / Cea Sunrise Person
  • February 21 - Gathering of Secrets / Lihnda Castillo
  • March TBA - Canada Reads
  • April 18 - Reader's choice Autobiography, Biography or Memoir
  • May 16 - Cutting for stone : a novel / Abraham Verghese
  • June 27 - The magic strings of Frankie Presto / Mitch Albom
  • July 18 - The trouble with goats and sheep / Joanna Cannon
  • August 15 - Reader's Choice
  • September 19 - Into the Wilderness by Sara Donati
  • October 24- Cellist of Sarejevo by Steven Galloway (NEW DATE)
  • Novovember 21 - Giller Shortlist - readers choice
  • December 19 - Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

2018 Titles

  • January 18 - Lilac Girls / Martha Hall Kelly
  • February 15 - Nine Lives of Charlotte Taylor / Sally Armstrong
  • March - CBC Canada Reads
  • April 19 - Any title by Jo Nesbo
  • May 17 - To the Hilt by Dick Francis
  • June 21 - Into The Heart of the Country by Pauline Holdstock
  • July 19 - Feeding my Mother by Jann Arden
  • August 16 - Brides of Banff Springs
  • September 20 - The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce
  • October 18: Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
  • November 15: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
  • December 13: Country Christmas by Patrick Taylor