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Book Groups at Greenlight
In-Store Book Groups
Greenlight hosts several regular book group meetings -- some in the bookstore, some at other local venues. 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. Current book group picks are always 15% off at Greenlight, in the store or online -- see below for buying information.
Please note: all book groups are on hiatus for the month of August.
Greenlight Nonfiction Book Group
7:30 PM, Second Tuesday of each month at Greene Grape Annex
Led by Greenlight bookseller Geo, our nonfiction book group reads and discusses the most fascinating topics in nonfiction, both classic and contemporary, with seasonal themes covering a variety of genres. The theme for this season is Americana. Meetings are held at Twigg's Bindery, 85 Fort Greene Place; complimentary wine and snacks are provided. Email Geo (firstname.lastname@example.org) to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting: Tuesday, September 13, 7:30 PM
Book to be discussed: A is for American by Jill Lepore
Greenlight Fiction Book Group
7:30 PM, Third Tuesday of each month at Greene Grape Annex
Led by Greenlight general manager Alexis, this book group discusses paperback fiction on the third Tuesday of each month. We read a broadly in contemporary fiction with the occasional diversion into classics. Meetings are held at Twigg's Bindery, 85 Fort Greene Place; complimentary wine and snacks are provided. Email Alexis (email@example.com) to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting: Tuesday, September 20, 7:30 PM
Book to be discussed: The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe and Pym by Mat Johnson
Greenlight Young Readers Book Group
5:30 PM, Fourth Tuesday of each month in the bookstore
Led by Greenlight bookseller Grace, this book group is geared toward kids ages 9 to 12, and reads great contemporary and classic chapter books. Parents are welcome (but not required) to attend. Meetings are held in the bookstore, and pizza is served. Email Grace (firstname.lastname@example.org) to RSVP or for more information.
Next meeting: Tuesday, September 27, 5:30 PM
Book to be discussed: Boy by Roald Dahl
Outside Book Groups
Greenlight offers 15% off to members of any registered book group on their featured books! Email email@example.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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