Stephen King Online Book Club

The Stephen King Young Adult Online Book Club is designed for readers at least 14 years old and meets entirely online through Goodreads. The link to the book club will be available after you register. Each month, the club will have an online discussion over different Stephen King Books as scheduled. For more information, contact Rachel McPhail at rmcphail@huntsvilletx.gov.

Book Club Rules:

1. Please be respectful and courteous of all members. There is no right or wrong answer.

2. This page is moderated and reviewed by HPL staff. HPL reserves the right to delete any comments, images or videos deemed inappropriate, offensive, illegal or commercial in nature.

3. Please participate in discussion or comments and most importantly HAVE FUN!

Book Schedule:

May - It

You’ve seen the movie, but now it’s time to read the masterpiece behind the film.  Why do children seem to go missing every twenty-seven years in Derry, Maine? Find out more in Stephen King’s It and join the Huntsville Public Library’s Stephen King Online Book Club to discuss the novel during the month of May. To register, please click here. This Book Club is for ages 14-adult. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

June - Cujo

“It would perhaps not be amiss to point out that he had always tried to be a good dog. He had tried to do all the things his MAN and his WOMAN, and most of all his BOY, had asked or expected of him. He would have died for them, if that had been required.” Stephen King’s Cujo describes the perfect storm: two families with chaotic lives and one enormous dog struck with disease. Find out more by joining the Huntsville Public Library’s Stephen King Online Book Club to discuss Cujo during the month of June.  To register, please click here. This Book Club is for ages 14- adult.  For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

July - In The Stand

In The Stand, one of Stephen King’s most celebrated novels, a deadly virus, engineered to be the perfect biological weapon, is accidentally released across America, wiping out 99% of the world’s population.  The last survivors must find a way to survive and rebuild society in this post-plague world.  Find out more by joining the Huntsville Public Library’s Stephen King Online Book Club to discuss The Stand during the month of July.  To register, please click here.  This Book Club is for ages 14- adult.  For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

August - 11/22/63

If you had the chance to alter a major watershed moment in history, would you?  When Jake Epping discovers he has the power to time travel to the 1960s and is given the task of preventing the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, he finds that “the past is obdurate” and does not want to be changed. Find out more by joining the Huntsville Public Library’s Stephen King Book Club to discuss 11/22/63 during the month of August. This Book Club is for ages 14- adult. To register, click here. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.