Book Club

Murder in the Afternoon - The Long Drop


Sometimes you can't wait until the evening to talk about murder. With that in mind, we invite you to join us for this afternoon book club, meeting on third Monday each month at 1PM on BookPeople's third floor. Join us for discussions of some of some of our favorite books in the mystery genre. All meetings are free and open to the public!

This month we're discussing The Long Drop by Denise Mina.

The Long Drop: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316380591
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - July 24th, 2018

Ludicrous Speed Book Club - Belgariad Vol 1

From speculative fiction, deep space adventures, and alternate histories to epic fantasy realms, all who can admit their dorkdom are welcome. Join Tommy and Tomoko the third Monday of every month at 7PM. This month we will be discussing The Belgariad Vol 1 by David Eddings

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The Belgariad (Vol 1): Volume One: Pawn of Prophecy, Queen of Sorcery, Magician's Gambit Cover Image
ISBN: 9780345456328
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Del Rey - August 27th, 2002

KUT Book Club - Thursday Night Lights

Join Jennifer Stayton, host of KUT's "Morning Edition," to discuss Austin- and Texas-themed books. This month's pick is Thursday Night Lights by Michael Hurd.



Thursday Night Lights: The Story of Black High School Football in Texas Cover Image
ISBN: 9781477310342
Availability: It's complicated, and may be unavailable. Place an order and we will contact you with the expected arrival date.
Published: University of Texas Press - October 11th, 2017

7% Solution Book Club - Magpie Murders

Come join Rachel and Tommy as they explore the worlds of fiction's greatest mysteries. But you must hurry - the game is already afoot. This month's title is Magpie Murders. This Monday at 7pm!

Book club books are 10% off for those attending the meeting!

Magpie Murders: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062645234
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - March 27th, 2018

Voyage Out Book Club - Madame Bovary

Join Brian C. the last Sunday of every month as we use wonderful books to travel the world. This month we are reading Madame Bovary.

Book club books are 10% off for those who attend the meeting

Madame Bovary: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Gustave Flaubert, Lydia Davis (Translated by), Lydia Davis (Introduction by), Lydia Davis (Notes by)
ISBN: 9780143106494
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Classics - October 4th, 2011