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: everyone's a aliebn when ur a aliebn too by Jomny Sun
Next Meeting: Monday, December 3th 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: Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl by Andrea Lawlor
Next Meeting: Tuesday, November 13th 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 Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
Next Meeting: Wednesday, November 14th 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 Museum of Unconditional Surrender by Dubravka Ugresic, translated from Serbo-Croatian by Celia Hawkesworth
Next Meeting: Thursday, November 15th 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: Autumn by Ali Smith
Next Meeting: Monday, November 19th at 6:30 pm
In Brief Book Club: Join us as we discuss a work of short stories or personal essays from writers both new and established. Meets on a Monday every month at 6:30 pm. Email matt@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: After the Quake: Stories by Haruki Murakami
Next Meeting: Monday, November 26th at 6:30 pm

Weird and Wonderful Book Club: Join out 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: Her Smoke Rose Up Forever by James Tiptree, Jr *
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This month's discussion will focus on these stories: The Screwfly SolutionHouston, Houston, Do You Read?The Girl Who Was Plugged InAnd I Awoke and Found Me Here on the Cold HillsideThe Women Men Don't See
Next Meeting: Wednesday, November 28th 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: Eye Level: Poems by Jenny Xie
Next Meeting: Wednesday, December 5th 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: Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
Next Meeting: Thursday, December 6th 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.