Boulder Junction Public Library

Larry Jankowski and His Electronic Orchestra Special Guest of the Next Senior Moments Cafe!

The library will be hosting a monthly Senior Moments Café on the second Wednesday of every month from 10-11 am in the Boulder Junction Community Center. The next program will be held on Wednesday, July 12 and the theme is “In the Good Old Summertime" with special guest, Larry Jankowski and his Electronic Orchestra. Enjoy a special morning of music and memories!

The Senior Moments Café is a social gathering with games, music and food. It’s a place to have fun, find support, and share experiences.

If you have any questions, please email the library at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the library at 715-385-2050.

Boulder Junction Public Library Book Club

Announcing the 2017 Reading List!

The Boulder Junction Public Library will again be sponsoring a monthly book discussion club led by area book lovers. The group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 1:30 pm in the library. Newcomers are always welcome to participate in any month’s discussion.

This year’s reading list promises to satisfy all book lovers with a variety of writing styles and subjects. Click on the title of the book to go directly to our catalog to order the book!

February 8: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

March 8: Children Act by Ian McEwan

April 12: As Good As Gone by Larry Watson

May 10: Evicted by Matthew Desmond

June 14: Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

July 12: Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

August 9: The One Man by Andrew Gross

September 13: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

October – Luncheon to choose 2018 Book List – Details TBA

November 8: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

December 13: The Kashmir Shawl by Rosie Thomas

January 10, 2018: Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig

February 14, 2018: The Last Goodnight by Howard Blum

If you prefer to borrow your books through the library system, you can order online at http://merlin.nwls.lib.wi.us or you can contact Library Director, Cherie Sanderson.  For people with eReaders, be sure to check the WPLC digital library website at dbooks.wplc.info.  

Other books that were not chosen but come highly recommended:

What the Lady Wants by Renee Rosen
The Two of Us by Andy Jones
Hiding in the Spotlight by Greg Dawson
Eat Cake by Jeanne Ray
The Portable Veblen by Elizabeth Mackenzie
The Secret Place by Tana French
Leave Me by Gayle Forman
Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
A Fall of Marigolds by Susan Meissner
Lady in Waiting by Susan Meissner
Dark Invasion by Howard Blum

New Releases

New Adult Fiction

“Come Sundown” by Nora Roberts
“Nighthawk” by Clive Cussler
“In This Grave Hour” by Jacqueline Winspear
“Gwendy’s Button Box” by Stephen King & Richard Chizmar
“My Italian Bulldozer” by Alexander McCall Smith
“Dead Spider” by Victoria Houston
“Fast and Loose” by Stuart Woods
“Golden Prey” by John Sandford
“Bear Town” by Fredrik Backman

New Adult Large Print

“Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine” by Gail Honeyman
“Golden Prey” by John Sandford
“Fast and Loose” by Stuart Woods
“No Easy Target” by Iris Johansen
“The Girl Who Knew Too Much” by Amanda Quick
“Any Day Now” by Robyn Carr
“Bear Town” by Fredrik Backman
“One Perfect Lie” by Lisa Scottoline
“Ginny Moon” by Benjamin Ludwig


New Children's and Young Adult Books

“Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt” by Ben Clanton
“The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors” by Drew Daywalt
“She Persisted – 13 American Women Who Changed the World” by Chelsea Clinton
“Real Friends” by Shannon Hale & LeUyen Pham
“Rise of the Isle of the Lost” by Melissa De la Cruz
“The Great Big Boom” by Judd Winick 
“Dog Man” by Dav Pilkey 
“Snow Like Ashes” by Sara Raasch
“Ice Like Fire” by Sara Raasch 
“Frost Like Night” by Sara Raasch

New Books on Compact Disc

“The Lost Order” by Steve Berry
“Vicious Circle” by C. J. Box
“Fast and Loose” by Stuart Woods
“Cross the Line” by James Patterson

New Adult DVDs

“Moana” (Juvenile)
“Monster Trucks” (Juvenile)
“The Space Between Us” starring Gary Oldman
“American Experience: The Great War” (Documentary)
“Gold” starring Matthew McConaughey
“Fifty Shades Darker” starring Dakota Johnson
“A Dog’s Purpose” starring Britt Robertson
“La La Land” starring Ryan Gosling
“The Founder” starring Michael Keaton
“Lion” starring Nicole Kidman
“Collateral Beauty” starring Will Smith

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