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

Greenlight offers 15% off to members of any registered book group on their featured books! Check out our Book Group Signup page for information on how to register your group and get your exclusive discount.

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Book Groups at Greenlight
(scroll down for links to purchase all featured titles at 15% off)

 

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.

On haitus for the month of August
Next meeting date: Tuesday, September 12, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Where I Was From by Joan Didion

* 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.

On haitus for the month of August
Next meeting date: Tuesday, September 19, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Theft: A Love Story by Peter Carey

* 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.
On haitus for the month of August
Next meeting date: Tuesday, September 26, 5:30 PM
Featured title: The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin

* Meetings at the Fort Greene store

Prospect Lefferts Gardens Book Groups

PLG Nonfiction Book Group
7:30 PM 
(Please note: this month’s meeting is on the first Wednesday of the month instead of the usual second Wednesday.)

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.

On haitus for the month of August
Next meeting date: Wednesday, September 6, 7:30 PM
Featured title: The Lady and the Monk by Pico Iyer

* 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.

On haitus for the month of August
Next meeting date: Wednesday, September 20, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Carthage by Joyce Carol Oates

* 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, August 23, 5:30 PM
Featured title: The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

* Meetings at the PLG store

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Where I Was from Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9780679752868
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - September 14th, 2004

The Lady and the Monk: Four Seasons in Kyoto Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780679738343
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - October 27th, 1992

Theft: A Love Story Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780307276483
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage Books USA - May 8th, 2007

Carthage Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062208132
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco Press - November 4th, 2014

The Thing about Jellyfish Cover Image
$7.64
ISBN: 9780316380843
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 4th, 2017

The Golden Compass Cover Image
$7.64
ISBN: 9780440418320
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling Books - May 22nd, 2001