Book Club

There are three book clubs at the Burlingame Public Library.

NEWSLETTER-ADULTS-Booked on Crime Winter-2020
The Booked on Crime book club meets every third Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM.
Currently, the selections are chosen two months at a time. The upcoming meetings and book selections are:

Feb 17th 
The Venice Sketchbook
by Rhys Bowen:

Mar 17th
Case Histories
by Kate Atkinson:

April 21th   
The Widows of Malabar Hill
by Sujata Massey:

Burlingame Book Club

The Burlingame Book Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month and is run outside of the library, but the library assists the group in acquiring the book selections. The group chooses a year's worth of selections at the December meeting.

The group meets at 11:30am in the Library Conference Room or via Zoom. For more information please contact Marilyn at:


February 15
This is Happiness
by Niall Williams

March 15
Code Breaker
by Walter Isaacson

April 19
The Lincoln Highway
by Amor Towles

May 17
by Maggie O'Farrell

June 21
The Daughters of Yalta
by Catherine Grace Katz

July 19
Miss Benson's Beetle
by Rachel Joyce

August 16
Citizens of London
by Lynne Olson

September 20
Harlem Shuffle
by Colson Whitehead

October 18
Memoirs of Stockholm Sven
by Nathaniel Ian Miller

Great Conversations Book Club
great conversations
The Great Conversations Book Club meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month and is a community book club that meets in the Library, but is not staffed by the Burlingame Public Library. The Library assists the group in acquiring reading materials and booking a meeting space. The group's reading selections are based off of materials from the Great Books Foundation.

For more information or to join the group, please contact Joan at 650-347-6754.