Book Groups at Greenlight

In-Store Book Groups

Greenlight hosts book groups at both the Fort Greene and Prospect Lefferts Gardens stores! See below for featured book group selections and upcoming meeting dates, and feel free to contact the group leaders with questions. You can also purchase current book group picks through the links at the bottom of the page -- current picks are always 15% off at Greenlight, in the store or online.

Outside Book Groups

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Book Groups at Greenlight
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Fort Greene Book Groups

FG Nonfiction Book Group
7:30 PM, Second Tuesday of each month

Led by Greenlight bookseller Nick, our nonfiction book group in Fort Greene reads and discusses the most fascinating topics in nonfiction, both classic and contemporary, with seasonal themes covering a variety of genres.  Email Nick to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Tuesday, May 9, 7:30 PM
Featured title: The Vinland Sagas edited by Gisli Sigurosson

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex

 


FG Fiction Book Group
7:30 PM, Third Tuesday of each month

Led by Greenlight general manager Alexis, our fiction book group in Fort Greene discusses paperback fiction, reading broadly in contemporary fiction with the occasional diversion into classics. Email Alexis  to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Tuesday, May 16, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Measuring the World by Daniel Kehlmann

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex


FG Young Readers Book Group
5:30 PM, Fourth Tuesday of each month

Led by Greenlight receiving manager Grace, our young readers book group in Fort Greene is geared toward kids ages 9 to 12, and reads great contemporary and classic chapter books. Parents are welcome (but not required) to attend, and pizza is served.   Email Grace to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Tuesday, May 23, 5:30 PM
Featured title: Newsprints by Ru Xu

* Meetings at the Fort Greene store

 

Prospect Lefferts Gardens Book Groups

PLG Nonfiction Book Group
7:30 PM, Second Wednesday of each month

Led by PLG store manager Geo, our nonfiction book group in PLG reads and discusses the most fascinating topics in nonfiction, both classic and contemporary, with seasonal themes covering a variety of genres.  Email Geo to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Wednesday, May 10, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Conquest of the Useless by Werner Herzog

* Meetings at the PLG store


PLG Fiction Book Group
7:30 PM, Third Wednesday of each month

Led by Greenlight general manager Alexis, our fiction book group in PLG discusses paperback fiction, reading broadly in contemporary fiction with the occasional diversion into classics.   Email Alexis to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Wednesday, May 17, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

* Meetings at the PLG store


PLG Young Readers Book Group
5:30 PM, Fourth Wednesday of each month

Led by Greenlight marketing coordinator Stephanie, our young readers book group in PLG is geared toward kids ages 9 to 12, and reads great contemporary and classic chapter books. Parents are welcome (but not required) to attend, and pizza is served.  Email Stephanie to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Wednesday, May 24, 5:30 PM
Featured title: Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan

* Meetings at the PLG store

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Vinland Sagas: The Icelandic Sagas about the First Documented Voyages Across the North Atlantic Cover Image
By Anonymous, Keneva Kunz (Translator), Gisli Sigurosson (Editor)
$13.60
ISBN: 9780140447767
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - August 2008

Conquest of the Useless: Reflections from the Making of Fitzcarraldo Cover Image
$12.74
ISBN: 9780061575549
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco Press - June 29th, 2010

Measuring the World Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780307277398
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage Books USA - October 9th, 2007

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780812968064
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade - February 21st, 2006

Newsprints Cover Image
By Ru Xu
$11.04
ISBN: 9780545803120
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graphix - January 31st, 2017

Esperanza Rising Cover Image
$5.94
ISBN: 9780439120425
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic - May 2002