Online Book Clubs
|Start reading books by email! Each day you'll receive a 5-minute portion of a book. By the end of the week, you’ll have completed 2 to 3 chapters. If you like what you read, you can finish the book by checking it out from the NPL catalog. Each week will feature a new book. Sign up for as many free Book Club emails as you like.|
Book Club Kits
The Norfolk Public Library provides book club kits that contain everything your book club needs to enjoy reading and discussing your next book. The book kits are currently available for check out at two library locations, Pretlow Anchor Branch Library and Little Creek Branch Library.
Each kit contains 10 copies of a book, discussion questions, author biography, and a book sign-up sheet for leader to keep track of the book.
Branch Book Clubs
Meet new friends, engage in lively conversations, and sink your nose into great books at Book Clubs in NPL's branches.
Join us for Book Club Bingo at Jordan-Newby Branch through the end of May for a chance to win a Kindle Fire!
Book Club Bingo is easy and fun for all ages and reading levels. Each month, read a matching book, record the title and write a short paragraph. Bring in your Book Bingo Card and book review to the Jordan-Newby Branch to have your card marked for credit. Get five in a row for BINGO: a chance to win a Kindle Fire. The drawing will be held on May 27, 2017.
Download your Book Bingo Card, or pick one up in branch!
A list of the upcoming book clubs events can be viewed below:
Be an Illustrator
- Date: 05/27/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
- Location: Slover Library
235 E. Plume Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23510
- Introduction: For four weeks, a group of readers will come together to review a chapter of a new mystery and illustrate it to possibly publish online!
Be part of a book club and review a brand new mystery!
For four weeks, a small group of readers aged 6-13 will come together to review a chapter of a brand new book soon to be published. The readers will discuss the chapter and come up with a scene they would like to draw. Under the direction of a professional artist, they will try their hand at drawing the scene. Some drawings may be included in the book or on the website. Don’t miss this opportunity!!
*This is a multi-session program and attendees will need to be present for at least three of the four program dates.
May 6, 13, 20, 27.
Registration Required. In person or by phone. 757- 431-7437 .