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)

 

Moth & Whisper Vol. 1 Cover Image
By Ted Anderson, Mike Marts (Editor), Jen Hickman (Artist)
$12.74
ISBN: 9781949028096
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Aftershock Comics - April 30th, 2019

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, June 4
Featured title: Moth & Whisper Vol.1 by Ted Anderson

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex


Coyote Doggirl Cover Image
$19.51
ISBN: 9781770463257
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Drawn and Quarterly - August 21st, 2018

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, June 5.
Featured title: Coyote Doggirl by Lisa Hanawalt

Meetings at the PLG store


Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in 40 Questions Cover Image
By Valeria Luiselli, Jon Lee Anderson (Introduction by)
$11.01
ISBN: 9781566894951
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Coffee House Press - April 4th, 2017

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, June 11
Featured title:  Tell Me How it Ends by Valeria Luiselli

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex


Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent Cover Image
$18.70
ISBN: 9780853459910
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Monthly Review Press - January 1997

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, June 12
Featured title: Open Veins of Latin America by Eduardo Galeano

* Meetings at the PLG store


Mr. Fox Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781594486180
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - November 6th, 2012

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 21
Featured title:  Mr. Fox  by Helen Oyeyemi

* Meetings at Greene Grape Annex


The Only Good Thing Anyone Has Ever Done: A Novel Cover Image
$12.74
ISBN: 9780060514990
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - June 15th, 2004

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, June 19
Featured title:  The Only Good Thing Anyone Has Ever Done Sandra Newman 

* Meetings at the PLG store


All Summer Long (The Eagle Rock Trilogy) Cover Image
By Hope Larson, Hope Larson (Illustrator)
$11.04
ISBN: 9780374310714
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - May 2018

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, May 28
Featured title: All Summer Long by Hope Larson

* Meetings at the Fort Greene store


When You Reach Me Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9780375850868
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - December 28th, 2010

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, May 22
Featured title: When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

* Meetings at the PLG store