Quarterly Phone Book Discussion Group

Kansas Talking Book Phone Book Discussion Group meets quarterly. Each discussion date will have two available times, 10:00 a.m. and 12 noon. Spaces are limited for each session. Participants will be added on a first come, fist served basis.

To register, call 1-800-362-0699 or email Maggie Witte, provide your name, preferred meeting time, and a phone number where you can be reached during that time. On the date of the book discussion, we will call you to add you to the conference call. All you have to do is answer the phone. 

If you have reading suggestions for our book discussion group, let us know.

Book Discussion Dates

Four shelves of books.

March 10

Bring Your Own Book

Let's talk about the book(s) we’ve each been reading. We would love to hear from you and other patrons from around the state would too.

Colorful orange and blue silhouette of a horse and rider.

June 9

DB 95229 Rough Magic: Riding the world's loneliest horse race by Lara Prior-Palmer

Annotation: At nineteen, the author entered an annual endurance event where dozens of riders race wild ponies across 1,000 kilometers of the Mongolian steppes. She describes the grueling days that she rode through heat and storms in her bid to become the race's first female winner. Some strong language. Commercial audiobook. 2019.

Portrait of a young woman with long brown hair

September 8

DB 94175 Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Annotation: Daisy Jones, the daughter of a painter and a model, comes of age on L. A.'s Sunset Strip in the 1960s. As she falls into the rock 'n' roll scene, she joins forces with an up-and-coming band, The Six. The pairing becomes legendary. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2019. 

LIght pole with street signs and a walk signal with a heart.

December 8

DB 101568 Dash & Lily's Book of Dares  by Rachel Cohen & David Levithan

Annotation: Dash and Lily, two sixteen-year-olds, carry on a wintry scavenger hunt at Christmas-time in New York City, neither knowing quite what--or who--they will find. Strong language and some descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. For senior high and older readers. 2010.