Sometimes mum just needs a good book and a glass of wine.
For those days, Maitland libraries have you covered.
Keep up to date with the latest book club reads across the Maitland LGA.
The network of libraries is sure to have a group available for you.
East Maitland Library's after thoughts meets on the first Thursday of the month from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.
They are currently reading Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks.
There is an electronic version of the book available through the library.
Maitland Library (have a break with a book) meets on the first Tuesday of the month from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.
They are currently reading The Good people, by Hannah Kent.
East Maitland Library's book club for young adults with complex needs meets on the second monday of the month, from 3pm to 4.30pm.
Rutherford Library (Quattro book club) meets on the last Friday of the month from 11.30am to 12.30pm.
They are currently reading audio book Twins, by Tessa De Loo.
It is available through the library website.
Thornton Library's speedy reads meet on the first Thursday of the month, from 11am to 12pm.
For those only available on weekends, Thornton Library's Saturday book club meets on the third Saturday of the month from 10.30am to 11.30am.
They are currently reading Lincoln in the bardo, by George Saunders.
For more information about joining a book club near you, contact Maitland library on 4933 6952.