Nonfiction Fans Book Club: “Reason for Hope” by Jane Goodall Jan. 8. Discuss this riveting true tale during our monthly book club for nonfiction lovers! 1 p.m. 715-687-4420. MCPL Stratford. Edgar Book Club: “Mr. Dickens and His Carol” by Samantha Silva Jan. 9. You’re invited to read a fictitious twist about Charles Dickens and join us to discuss the book at the Edgar Branch’s book club! 11:30 a.m. 715-352-3155. MCPL Edgar. Athens Book Club: “The Girl Who Smiled Beads” by Clemantine Wamariya Jan. 9. Stop by the Athens Branch and to discuss this autobiographical nonfiction tale! 6 p.m. 715-257-7292. MCPL Athens. Marathon City Book Club: “Born A Crime” by Trevor Noah Jan. 13. Attend a lively discussion at the Marathon City Branch book club’s pick for the month of January! 5:45 p.m. 715-443-2775. MCPL Marathon City. Hatley Book Club: “The Woman in the Window” by A.J. Finn Jan. 14. Join our Hatley Branch Book Club in January to discuss this book by A.J. Finn! 2 p.m. 715-446-3537. MCPL Hatley. As The Page Turns Book Club: “Cane River” by Lalita Tademy Jan. 16. Discuss this title during one of the monthly book club meetings at our Spencer Branch! 1:30 p.m. 715-659-3996. MCPL Spencer. Stratford Book Club: “What Alice Forgot” by Liane Moriarty Jan. 21. Join us for a lively discussion of this book about a woman who forgets the last decade of her life after suffering an accident. 1 p.m. 715-687-4420. MCPL Stratford. Rothschild Book Club: “The Immortalists” by Chloe Benjamin Jan. 22. Join us to discuss this riveting, mystical novel by Chloe Benjamin! 11 a.m. 715-359-6208. MCPL Rothschild. Mosinee Book Club: “Old World Murder” by Kathleen Ernst Jan. 27. Take part in a lively discussion of this novel about museum curator who investigates the mysterious death of one of her customers. 1 p.m. 715-693-2144. MCPL Mosinee. As The Page Turns Book Club: “Cane River” by Lalita Tademy Jan. 27. Discuss this title during one of the monthly book club meetings at our Spencer Branch! 5:45 p.m. 715-659-3996. MCPL Spencer.