Love to talk books? So do we! Meet fellow book nerds, read new books and have a grand old time at a BookPeople virtual book club!
Are you looking for a book club while we're all social distance-ing? Join one of our virtual groups at BookPeople! Groups cover a variety of genres, from Kids books to classic fiction to mystery, science fiction, fantasy, nonfiction—just about everything! Every BookPeople book club is established, coordinated and moderated by a BookPeople bookseller.
BookPeople virtual book club meetings are free and open to the public—more information on what each club is reading and how to join the conversation can be found on the events calendar, the BookPeople blog, or by joining their book club Facebook pages linked below. Don't have Facebook? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to get connected!
BookPeople Book Club Perk: Book club picks are 10% off the month of the discussion!
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ACTIVE VIRTUAL BOOK CLUBS
7% Solution Book Club
Come join Rachel and Tommy the first Thursday 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 Tomoko and Tommy the third Monday of every month at 7PM. Facebook group.
Voyage Out Book Club
Join Brian C. the third Sunday of every month as we use wonderful books to travel the world. We discuss fiction from regions all over the world. Facebook group.
Happy Hour Book Club
What’s better than talking about a book with a group of friends and a drink in hand? Come hang out with Mandy the third Thursday of every month at 6:00pm 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. Come hang out with Uriel and Anita the second Sunday of every month on Zoom at 4PM. Facebook group.
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 virtually every third Saturday of the month. This book club is 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.
Well Read Black Girl Book Club
Join Chaun and Ona the the second 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.
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Uncomfortable Reads Book Club
Meet Aleks the fourth Tuesday of each month to talk about topical books that will expand your worldview and challenge your way of thinking. 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.
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.
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.