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Book Clubs

Brookline Booksmith Book Club

Our venerable book club has been meeting for over twenty years! Free and open to the public meeting on the second Monday of every month at 7:30pm. Register for the free meeting here!

Next Meeting

Monday, December 14th at 7:30PM ET, discussing On Earth We Are Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong. Register here! Contact bookclub@brooklinebooksmith.com with any questions.

Middle Grade Book Club

This club is run online and organized by members of the Kidsmith and Events Booksmith Teams. It is intended for ages 8-12 (though all are welcome!). To contact the moderator email: kidsmithies@gmail.com.

Currently on Hiatus.

Picture Book Club

This club is run online and organized by members of the Kidsmith and Events Booksmith teams. It is intended for children under 8 (though all ages are welcome!) and uses the Whole Book Approach, developed by author and professor Megan Dowd Lambert. To contact the moderator email: kidsmithies@gmail.com.

Next Meeting

Tuesday, January 12th at 4:00pm ET. Contact kidsmithies@gmail.com for Zoom info.

Small Press Book Club

Read something off the beaten path! Our Small Press Book Club discusses a book published by an independent press. Free and open to the public meeting the third Monday of every month at 7:00pm. To contact our moderator, email smallpress@brooklinebooksmith.com.

Next Meeting

Monday, December 21st at 7:00PM ET, discussing Postcolonial Love Poem by Natalie Diaz. Contact smallpress@brooklinebooksmith.com for Zoom info.

Young Adult Book Club

This club is run online and organized by members of the Kidsmith and Events Booksmith Teams. It’s a fun and thoughtful space where we select Young Adult books to read and discuss together. It is intended for ages 13-18, but everyone is welcome! To contact the moderator email kidsmithies@gmail.com.

Currently on Hiatus.