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

 

Fort Greene Book Groups

 

Prospect Lefferts Gardens Book Groups

FG Graphic Novels Book Group
7:30 PM, First Tuesday of each month

Led by Greenlight bookseller Nicholas, our graphic novels book group in Fort Greene reads and discusses graphic novels ranging from memoirs to adventures to fantasies and beyond.  Email Nicholas to RSVP or for more information.

Next meeting date: Tuesday, February 5
Featured title: Bingo Love Vol 1 By Tee Franklin, Jenn St Onge (Artist), Joy San (Artist)

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex

 

PLG Graphic Novels Book Group
7:30 PM, First Wednesday of each month

Led by Greenlight bookseller Emily, our graphic novel book group in PLG reads and discusses graphic novels ranging from memoirs to adventures to fantasies and beyond. Email Emily to RSVP or for more information.


Next meeting date: Wednesday, February 6.

Featured title: The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir by Thi Bui

* Meetings at the PLG store

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

Led by Greenlight bookseller Katie, 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 Katie to RSVP or for more information.

Next meeting date: Tuesday, February 12

Featured title:  But What If Were Wrong by Chuck Klosterman

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex

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, February 13

Featured title: Captive Audience: On Love and Reality TV by Lucas Mann

* Meetings at the PLG store

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, February 19
Featured title:  The True Deceiver  by Tove Jansson

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex

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

Led by Greenlight bookseller Austin, our fiction book group in PLG discusses paperback fiction, reading broadly in contemporary fiction with the occasional diversion into classics.  Email Austin to RSVP or for more information.


Next meeting date: Wednesday, February 20
Featured title:  The Passion by Jeanette Winterson

* Meetings at the PLG store

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

Led by Greenlight bookseller Sarah, 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 Sarah to RSVP or for more information.

Next meeting date: Tuesday, January 22

Featured title: Ghost by Jason Reynolds

* Meetings at the Fort Greene store

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

Led by Greenlight bookseller Wynne, 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 Wynne to RSVP or for more information.

 

Next meeting date: Wednesday, January 23

Featured title: There’s a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom by Louis Sachar

* Meetings at the PLG store

Bingo Love Volume 1 Cover Image
By Tee Franklin, Jenn St Onge (Artist), Joy San (Artist)
$8.49
ISBN: 9781534307506
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Image Comics - February 20th, 2018

The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir Cover Image
By Thi Bui
$15.29
ISBN: 9781419718786
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 17th, 2018

But What If We're Wrong?: Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780399184130
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - April 25th, 2017

Captive Audience: On Love and Reality TV Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780525435549
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 1st, 2018

The True Deceiver Cover Image
By Tove Jansson, Ali Smith (Introduction by), Thomas Teal (Translated by)
$12.71
ISBN: 9781590173299
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NYRB Classics - December 8th, 2009

The Passion (Winterson) Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780802135223
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - August 7th, 1997

Ghost (Track #1) Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9781481450164
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017

There's A Boy in the Girls' Bathroom Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9780394805726
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - August 12th, 1988

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