603 N. Lamar Blvd Austin, TX 78703 512-472-5050 Open 9AM - 11PM The largest independent bookstore in Texas!
On Tuesday, January 16th we're closing at 5:30pm due to the wintry weather. See you at 9am January 17th!
Love to talk books?
So do we!
Meet fellow book nerds,
read new books
and have a grand old time
at a BookPeople book club!
Come meet booksellers Jason and Griffin on the second Wednesday of every month to discuss some fascinating non-fiction choices with topics leading from one book to the next. Facebook group.
7% Solution Book Club
Come join Molly and Tommy the first Monday of every month at 7PM as they explore the worlds of fiction's greatest mysteries. But you must hurry - the game is already afoot. Facebook group.
Ludicrous Speed Book Club
From speculative fiction, deep space adventures, and alternate histories to epic fantasy realms, all who can admit their dorkdom are welcome. Join Joel and Tommy the third Monday of every month at 7PM. Facebook group.
Don't Know Much About History
Don't know much about history? Looking to expand your horizons? Join Joe & Merrilee every 1st Tuesday of the month at the BookPeople Cafe as we peruse the world of pophistory and discuss all the things we've learned and all the misconceptions we've had corrected. We love history and hope you do as well! Facebook group.
Hard Word Book Club
Tough stories with hard hombres and dangerous dames – this is what you'll find in the Hard Word Book Club. Scott and Michael will guide you along the last Wednesday of every month at 7pm. Facebook group.
Happy Hour Book Club at Opa Coffee + Wine Bar on South Lamar
What’s better than talking about a book with a group of friends? Talk about a book with a group of friends during Happy Hour at Opa (2050 S. Lamar Blvd)! Come hang out with Mandy the third Thursday of every month at 5:30pm where we'll discuss books over cocktails. Facebook group.
Required Reading Revisited Book Club
Remember those books that you were required to read in school? Required Reading Revisited is your chance to take a second (or first) look at some of those books. We meet the second Sunday of every month at 4pm. Facebook group.
Murder in the Afternoon Book Club
The Murder in the Afternoon Book Club meets the third Monday of every month at 1PM on BookPeople's third floor to discuss some of some of MysteryPeople's favorite books in the mystery genre. MysteryPeople blog.
The Authors and Auteurs Book Club: Join Chris and Gregory on the first Sunday of every month up on our third floor for an in-store screening and discussion about the word versus the image. Movie generously provided by the good folks at Vulcan Video! Facebook group.
Book Club for Kids
Building empathy in young readers, one book at a time! This book club is open to all kids ages 8-12 and meets every third Saturday of the month in the amphitheatre on our second floor. Co-hosted with our friends from local volunteer group, Austin Allies.