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!
Are you looking for a book club? Join one of ours at BookPeople! We have many book clubs here at BookPeople. Groups cover a variety of genres, from horror to classic fiction to mystery, science fiction, nonfiction - just about everything!
We host many here at BookPeople. BookPeople book club meetings are free and open to the public.
Every BookPeople book club is established, coordinated and moderated by a BookPeople bookseller. BookPeople book clubs are FREE and open to the public to attend. No RSVP or registration necessary. Just show up!
BookPeople Book Club Perk: Book club picks are 10% off the month of the discussion!
Just tell your cashier you're buying it for book club. When shopping online, include "BOOK CLUB" in the comments field during checkout.
For more information on what each club is reading, click the club link to go directly to their book club Facebook page, or visit our event calendar.
Happy Hour Book Club at The Highball
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 The Highball (1120 S. Lamar Blvd)! Come hang out with Mandy the third Thursday of every month at 6:00pm where we'll discuss books over cocktails. Facebook group.
The Nightmare Factory Book Club
Come join our crypt-keepers, Joe and Jerome, every third Tuesday of the month for our horror book club, The Nightmare Factory. 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.
Kids Book Club with Austin Allies
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.
ATX SciRead: Join non-fiction guru Griffin and the Austin Texas Science Writers for a book club devoted to the best of science and nature writing. We’ll revisit the classics and explore cutting-edge titles, from neuroscience to natural history, astrophysics to animal behavior. ATXSciRead meets the first Sunday of every month at 4 pm.
Open Canon Book Club - online with author Wiley Cash
The goal of the Open Canon Book Club is to introduce readers to voices and portrayals of the American experience they may not have otherwise encountered in their day-to-day lives, their education, or their book club meetings. For each month's selection of the Open Canon Book Club Wiley Cash will post discussion questions here and across his social media accounts, and will also host live book club discussions online and in independent bookstores. The authors of each month's selection will be invited to participate in any and every way that interests them. Cash will also post and share relevant documentaries, essays, websites, and blogs that will enrich the experience of reading and discussing the month's selection.
KUT Book Club
We meet on the second Monday of each month to discuss a selected title from those listener suggestions that illuminates something about the city and state we call home. The books cross genres, authors and eras but share Austin and Texas roots and themes.
Well Read Black Girl Book Club
Join Raven and Ona the first Tuesday of the month to discuss books by writers of color! The Mission of the Well-Read Black girl Book Club is to support diverse voices and emerging writers of color, one book club meeting at a time. Our literary community is inclusive, we strive to inspire change and foster connections between bookstores, readers, and authors.