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Book Clubs

Check out Science Fiction London in 2013

Fahrenheit 451 Book CoverDid you know that Science Fiction London has existed for over 30 years, and has been meeting at the London Public Library for 15 of those years?

Book Club in a Bag

What is Book Club in a Bag?

  • a bag with 10 paperback copies of a book suitable for book club discussion
  • a large selection of titles
  • bags are on display on the third floor of the Central Library

How can I borrow a Book Club in a Bag?

Forest of Reading® at Your Library

If you are in high school and like to read, you should know about Forest of Reading®.  The Red Maple™ and White Pine™ Awards are awarded annually by the Ontario Library Association to the best tween and teen books of the year and guess what...YOU decide the winners!

To check out the nominated titles, click the buttons below:

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Each of these programs has a featured blog page where you can find out more about each title and share your thoughts and ideas about the books that you've read.

Click one of the links below to access our Forest of Reading® Blogs:

Red Maple™ Fiction Award Blog – Grades 7-8 Reading Level

Red Maple™ Nonfiction Award Blog – Grades 7-8 Reading Level

White Pine™ Award Blog - Grades 9-12 Reading Level

Read at least 5 of the nominated titles and you can vote online for your favourite. Participants will be able to cast their votes on our website between April 18 and 28. Voting results from the Library will be sent to the Ontario Library Association for the official voting.

London Public Library and the Forest of Reading®

The Library supports all of the Forest of Reading® programs by purchasing the nominated titles.

For a list of nominated titles available at your library, click one of the buttons below:

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ALSO for students whose classes do NOT participate in the Forest of Reading® or for those who are home-schooled, you can participate online through the Library’s website for the Silver Birch®, Silver Birch Express®, and Red Maple™ Programs.

Book Clubs

Find a Book Club at Your Location
We offer book clubs at many of our locations. To learn more or to find a book club near you, click here.