Bookin’ and Cookin’ is a unique fiction discussion group. Not only are books selected by the members for the discussion, but members also bring a food to share that they feel is somehow related to the book.

When & Where

The Bookin’ and Cookin’ group meets on the first Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. in the meeting room of Fairborn Community Library.

For additional information, please email Jane Kline at jmk9991@gmail.com.

Upcoming Discussions


April 06, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.

The Cherry Cola Book Club

The Cherry Cola Book Club

By Ashton Lee

To save the library and her job, librarian Maura Beth Mayhew starts the Cherry Cola Book Club and soon the booklovers of Cherico, Mississippi gather together to talk about literary classics, romance, and dreams over potluck dinners.


May 04, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.

When We Meet Again

When We Meet Again

By Kristin Harmel

Emily Emerson, a journalist who lives alone, receives a mysterious painting and uncovers a family history involving a German prisoner of war held in Florida and her grandmother, as her discovery forces her to face a secret of her own.

Available to borrow through SearchOhio.

June 08, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.

Darkest Secret

Darkest Secret

By Alex Marwood

More than a decade after a real estate mogul’s birthday party results in the disappearance of one of his daughters, the attendees of the party gather for the man’s funeral, which erupts in accusations and a shocking discovery.

Note that this meeting will be held on the second Thursday of the month.

July 06, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.

Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker

Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker

By Jennifer Chiaverini

Chosen as the personal modiste for Mary Todd Lincoln, freedwoman Elizabeth Keckley is drawn into the intimate life of the Lincoln family as she supports Mary in the loss of her husband from the assassination that stunned the nation and the world.