Book Groups at Greenlight

In-Store Book Groups

Greenlight hosts book groups at both the Fort Greene and Prospect Lefferts Gardens stores! As with all our events, book groups are open to the public and seating is first come, first served. Scroll down for buying information for featured book group selections, and feel free to contact the group leaders with questions. Scroll down for links to current book group picks, which are always 15% off at Greenlight, in the store or online.

Fort Greene Book Groups

   

Prospect Lefferts Gardens 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 (nick@greenlightbookstore.com) to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Tuesday, March 14, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Walking with Abel by Anna Badkhen

 

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

Led by PLG store manager Geo, our nonfiction book group in Prospect Lefferts Gardens reads and discusses the most fascinating topics in nonfiction, both classic and contemporary, with seasonal themes covering a variety of genres.  Email Geo (geo@greenlightbookstore.com) to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Wednesday, March 8, 7:30 PM
Featured title: The Last Holiday by Gil Scott-Heron

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 (alexis@greenlightbookstore.com) to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Tuesday, March 21, 7:30 PM
Featured title: Capital by John Lanchester

 

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

Led by Greenlight general manager Alexis, our fiction book group in Prospect Lefferts Gardens discusses paperback fiction, reading broadly in contemporary fiction with the occasional diversion into classics. Email Alexis (alexis@greenlightbookstore.com) to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting date: Wednesday, March 15, 7:30 PM
Featured title: The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

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 (grace@greenlightbookstore.com) to RSVP or for more information
Next meeting date: Tuesday, February 28, 5:30 PM
Featured title: The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke

 

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

Led by Greenlight receiving manager Grace, our young readers book group in Prospect Lefferts Gardens 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 (grace@greenlightbookstore.com) to RSVP or for more information
Next meeting date: Wednesday, March 22, 5:30 PM
Featured title: The Great Greene Heist by Varian Johnson

 

 

Outside Book Groups

Greenlight offers 15% off to members of any registered book group on their featured books! Email info@greenlightbookstore.com to find out more about registering your book group and getting your discount. Please note: featured books must be confirmed in advance, and members must mention book group name to get their discount - either at the counter when checking out in the store, or in the "order comments" field when buying online.

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Walking with Abel: Journeys with the Nomads of the African Savannah Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399576010
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - August 2nd, 2016

The Last Holiday: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802120571
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - December 25th, 2012

Capital Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393345094
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 28th, 2013

The Namesake Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780618485222
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - September 2004

The Thief Lord Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9780545227704
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chicken House - May 2010

The Great Greene Heist Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780545525534
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - April 28th, 2015