Wednesdays at noon

January 3, February 7, March 7, April 4, May 2, June 6

This popular and long-running lunchtime series features different moderators and books, often titles of current and popular interest.

Open to Mercantile members and their guests only. Seating is limited.
Box lunches ($10) are available by advance payment
Reservations required: 513-621-0717 or



January 3: Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

Discussion Leader: Jong Park

February 7: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Discussion Leader: Joe Heyd

March 7: His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae by Graeme MaCrae Burnet

Discussion Leader: Linda Law

April 4: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
Discussion Leader: Mary Curran Hackett
May 2: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Discussion Leader: Hillary Copsey
June 6: Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie
Discussion leader Tiffany Hudson

2017 Mercantile Library Discussion groups are sponsored by The Camden Foundation