The Xenia book discussion group meets at Xenia Community Library once a month on Friday (usually the second Friday of the month) at 10:15 a.m. The discussion is informal, and new members are always welcome.

For additional information, call (937) 352-4000.

Upcoming Discussions


June 09, 2017 – 10:15 a.m.

Lilac Girls

Lilac Girls

By Martha Hall Kelly

The lives of three women converge at the Ravensbruck concentration camp as Caroline Ferriday resolves to help from her post at the French consulate, Kasia Kuzmerick becomes a courier in the Polish resistance, and Herta Oberheuser takes a German government medical position.


July 14, 2017 – 10:15 a.m.

A Man Called Ove

A Man Called Ove

By Fredrik Backman

A curmudgeon hides a terrible personal loss beneath a cranky and short-tempered exterior while clashing with new neighbors, a boisterous family whose chattiness and habits lead to unexpected friendship.


August 11, 2017 – 10:15 a.m.

The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad

By Colson Whitehead

After Cora, a slave in pre-Civil War Georgia, escapes with another slave, Caesar, they seek the help of the Underground Railroad as they flee from state to state and try to evade a slave catcher, Ridgeway, who is determined to return them to the South.