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Book Clubs

Book Clubs at BookPeople

Book Clubs

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.



Questions? Connect with us at online@bookpeople.com.

Book Club Meetings are Free

BookPeople virtual book club meetings are free and open to the public!

Book Club Picks are 10% Off

When shopping online, include the coupon code “BOOKCLUB” at checkout.

Upcoming Book Club Events

View our Upcoming Events to see our upcoming book club meetings!

YA Spotlight Book Club Logo

When We Meet: Last Saturday of every month at 1PM.

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: We're avid YA readers to the core. Depending on the whims of the group, we spotlight different genres, tropes, and themes. Join us this summer for a spotlight series featuring last year's Texas Teen Book Festival authors, and stick around in the Fall to help us figure out what to spotlight next!

Amplify Calendar

When We Meet: Last Monday of every month at 7PM.

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: Join Chaunesey and Allison to discuss works by Black, Indigenious, and People of Color writers. This book club is committed to elevating the visibility of BIPOC in the literary community. You can also subscribe to the AMPLIFY subscription box and receive our book club picks on a monthly basis by clicking here!

When We Meet: Second Tuesday of Every Month

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: Join Chaunesey to discuss works by Black women writers. The goal of Well-Read Black Girl book club is to introduce diverse stories and authorship-  spanning from classic to contemporary books and inclusive of LGBTQIA+ and disabled authorship. Our book club is inclusive and we strive to inspire change in the literary community by reading and discussing works by Black women.

ATX SciRead Book Club Logo

When We Meet: First Sunday of Every Month

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: 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.

Kids Book Club with Austin Allies Logo

When We Meet: Third Saturday of Every Month

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: 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. 

Happy Hour Book Club

When We Meet: Third Thursday of Every Month

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: What’s better than talking about a book with a group of friends and a drink in hand? Come hang out with Mandy and discuss books over cocktails.

Voyage Out Book Club Logo

When We Meet: Third Sunday of Every Month

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: Join Brian C. as we use wonderful books to travel the world. We discuss fiction from regions all over the world.

Ludicrous Speed Book Club

When We Meet: Third Monday of every month at 7PM

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: From speculative fiction, deep space adventures, and alternate histories to epic fantasy realms, all who can admit their dorkdom are welcome to join Tomoko and Tommy.

Required Reading Revisited Book Club Logo

When We Meet: Second Sunday of every month at 4PM

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: 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 with Uriel and Anita.

When We Meet: First Monday of every month at 7PM

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: Come join Rachel and Tommy as they explore the worlds of fiction's greatest mysteries. But you must hurry - the game is already afoot.

New and Notweworthy Book Club Logo

When We Meet: Fourth Thursday of Every Month

Where We Meet: Virtually (for now!)

What We Read: Hot new titles and noteworthy favorites.