Book Clubs

Looking for your next great read? Join one of our book clubs! Each club meets once a month and is hosted by one of our booksellers. No sign-up necessary, just grab a copy of the book and come ready to discuss. All our book club books are 10% off in store!

Graphic Content Book ClubOur reading group exclusively for graphic novels. Meets on a Monday of each month at 6:30 pm.
Currently Reading: Sabrina by Nick Drnaso
Next Meeting: Monday, February 4th at 6:30 pm

 

Wilde Readers Book Club: A reading group focusing on LGBTQ lit, classic and contemporary. Meets the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 pm. Email matt@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
Next Meeting: Tuesday, January 8th at 6:30 pm

Instant Classics Book Club: For recent fiction that's destined for classic status. Meets the second Wednesday of every month at 6:30 pm. Email clare@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje
Next Meeting: Wednesday, February 13th at 6:30 pm

Found in Translation Book Club: Every month we dive into fresh English translations of stand-out fiction from around the world. Meets the third Thursday of every month at 6:30 pm. Email audie@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: The Emissary by Yoko Tawada, translated by Margaret Mitsutani
Next Meeting: Thursday, January 17th at 6:30 pm

W. W. B. Book Club: (Women Write Books) is a reading group that celebrates women authors in both classic and contemporary works! Meets the third Monday of every month at 6:30 pm. Email allison@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: The Dud Avocado by Elaine Dundy
Next Meeting: Monday, January 21st at 6:30 pm


Speed Reads Book Club:  A book club focused on shorter works designed to be read in a sitting or two. Meets on a Thursday every month at 6:30 pm. Email willie@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: Train Dreams by Denis Johnson
Next Meeting: Thursday, February 28th at 6:30 pm

Weird and Wonderful Book Club: Join our monthly celebration of the weird...be it science fiction, speculative fiction, fantasy, meta-fiction, magical realism, and genres otherwise strange. Meets the fourth Wednesday of every month 6:30 pm.
Currently Reading: All The Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders
Next Meeting: Wednesday, January 23rd at 6:30 pm

Celestial Hobo Book Club: Poetry for people who don’t usually read it. (Poetry-readers welcome, too! Teach us some stuff that we don’t know.) Meets the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm. Email cody@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: Autobiography of Red by Anne Carson
Next Meeting: Wednesday, February 6th at 6:30 pm

Subject to Change Book Club: A reading list of Coming-Of-Age Stories and anything that fits or fights the category. Meeting once a month to discuss this literature of becoming. Meets the first Thursday of every month at 6:30 pm. Email chris@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: Vernon God Little by DBC Pierre
Next Meeting: Thursday, February 7th at 6:30 pm

Be a City Lit Book Club Partner!

Our booksellers host monthly book club meetings for a variety of reading interests, but with so many great books out there we can't cover it all! We're committed to helping people in our community find their new favorite book, so if you're already part of a book club, or have an idea for one, you can be a City Lit Book Club Partner!

We'll help you find your book club's next read, and make sure we have plenty in stock for all your members. Our Book Club Partners receive the same discount on books as those hosted by our booksellers, and if you need a place to meet we can host you in our bookstore, too. To get started, email matt@citylitbooks.com.