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 first Monday of every month at 6:30pm. Email jordan@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: Brat by Michael DeForge
Next Meeting: Monday, June 3rd 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 Secret History by Donna Tartt
Next Meeting: Wednesday, June 12th at 6:30 pm

 

Found in Translation Book Club:  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: Arid Dreams by Duanwad Pimwana, translated by Mui Poopoksakul
Next Meeting: Thursday, June 20th 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: Asymmetry by Lisa Halliday
Next Meeting: Monday, May 20th 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: Mrs. Caliban by Rachel Ingalls
Next Meeting: Thursday, May 23rd 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: What is Not Yours is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi
Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 22nd 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: Citizen Illegal by José Olivarez
Next Meeting: Wednesday, June 5th at 6:30 pm

Tell Me How It Ends Book Club: A reading  group for nonfiction titles focusing on current events and social justice. Meets the second Monday of every month at 6:30pm.at 6:30 pm. Email chris@citylitbooks.com with any questions about the club.
Currently Reading: Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer
Next Meeting: Monday, June 10th 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 teresa@citylitbooks.com.