Shiny New Books!

The group has been hard at work, selecting our books for November 2019 through August 2020!  Here they are: November 6, 2019:  Finder, by Suzanne Palmer December 4, 2019:  The Tiger’s Daughter, by K. Arsenault Rivera January 8, 2020:  Our annual “New Year, New Books” meeting at The Celtic Knot! February 5, 2020:  The Sorcerer […]

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Two Months of McGuire

The Evanston Public Library Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Group is excited to kick off our “Two Months of McGuire” with a discussion of Into the Drowning Deep, written under Seanan McGuire’s pen name for horror fiction, Mira Grant. Seanan McGuire will be appearing at our discussion of this book (September 4, 7 PM, at […]

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New Year, New Books: 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended our 3rd Annual New Year, New Books meeting! We had a great time at The Celtic Knot, and came away with plenty of new books for our always-expanding “to read” piles. I’m including everyone’s recommendations here for your reference, and I’ll also link to them in our Goodreads group and […]

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Dawn of a New Era

AKA, the new books have been chosen!  Here’s the list for September 2018 – March 2019: Sept 5: Infomocracy by Malka Ann Older Oct. 3: City of Brass, S. A. Chakraborty Nov. 7: Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan Dec 5: The Book Of Swords, edited by Gardner Dozois Jan 9: New Year, New Books […]

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2018 Book Recommendations

Thanks to everyone who came out for our 2018 New Year, New Books meeting!  We got a lot of great suggestions of favorites from 2017 and beyond to add to our to-read piles.  Here’s what our group members think you should read next: Danielle recommends: The City of Brass, by S. A. Chakraborty.  This is an […]

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The Votes Are In!

Once again, the masses have made their voices heard!  Out of a cast of thousands of nominees (or at least a dozen), these are the books we will be reading between September 2017 and April 2018: September 13:  The Windup Girl by Paolo Baciagalupi October 4:  The Black Company by Glen Cook November 1:  Do […]

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What We’ve Read So Far

We just celebrated 2 years of the EPL Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club!  To celebrate, here’s a list of everything we’ve read so far.  You can find an updating list on our Goodreads bookshelf! April 2015:  Ancillary Justice, by Ann Leckie May 2015:  Among Others, by Jo Walton June 2015:  The Martian, by Andy […]

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