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Each month, University Book Store's expert team of booksellers and book lovers host a variety of book clubs! To help grow our local reading community, University Book Store offers 20% SAVINGS on every book club title of the month!

Join us every month for lively discussions on the titles our book club hosts love. As an added bonus, attendees save 20% on next month's title to read ahead for next month's meeting!


The Odd Shelf Book Club

From history to memoir to cultural criticism – The Odd Shelf Book Club will discuss the best in new and classic non-fiction. Meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30pm.

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Next Meeting: Thursday, June 13 @ 6:30pm

Mill Creek Store

April 11 • 6:30pm

I'll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara

I'll Be Gone in the Dark

by Michelle McNamara

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May 9 • 6:30am

The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantu

The Line Becomes a River

by Francisco Cantú

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June 13 • 6:30am

The Mirage Factory by Gary Krist

The Mirage Factory

by Gary Krist

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Main Street Book Club

Readers of contemporary titles rejoice! Each month, The Main Street book club reads and discusses discusses the hot new title that’s on everyone’s must read list on the fourth Wednesday of the month.

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Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 22 @ 6:30pm

Mill Creek Store

April 24 • 6:30pm

Milkman by Anna Burns

Milkman

by Anna Burns

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May 22 • 6:30pm

Ecstasy by Mary Sharratt

Ecstasy

by Mary Sharratt

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June 26 • 6:30pm

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

A Gentleman in Moscow

by Amor Towles

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The Usual Suspects

For fans of mystery, The Usual Suspects will help you find your next can't-put-it-down read on the last Friday of the month.

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Next Meeting: Friday, May 31 @ 7pm

Mill Creek Store

April 26 • 7pm

The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith

The Cuckoo's Calling

by Robert Galbraith

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May 31 • 7pm

Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler

Farewell, My Lovely

by Raymond Chandler

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June 28 • 7pm

The Devotion of Suspect X by Keigo Higashiro

The Devotion of Suspect X

by Keigo Higashiro

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Pillow Fort Book Club

The Pillow Fort Book Club is perfect for readers ages 8-12! This book club is a fun meet up and introduces kids to the latest and greatest middle-grade titles. Discover new books, meet new friends, and encourage a life-long love of reading on the Last Sunday of the month.

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Next Meeting: Sunday, May 26 @ 11am

Mill Creek Store

April 28 • 11:00am

Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

Aru Shah and the End of Time

by Roshani Chokshi

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May 26 • 11:00am

El Deafo by Cece Bell

El Deafo

by Cece Bell

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June 30 • 11:00am

The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary by Laura Shovan

The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary

by Laura Shovan

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Murder & Mayhem

Join Edgar-nominated novelist M.J. Beaufrand for each month for exciting thrillers, suspense, and mysteries on the last Sunday of the month in The Book Shop.

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Next Meeting: Sunday, May 26 @ 3pm

U District store

April 28 • 3pm

Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke

Bluebird, Bluebird

Attica Locke

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May 26 • 3pm

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Agatha Christie

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June 30 • 3pm

Descent by Tim Johnston

Descent

Tim Johnston

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Nick's Book Club

Join veteran bookseller and author Nick DiMartino for his monthly pick from the best of our new arrivals on the last Monday of the month in the book store café.

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Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 20 @ 6pm

U District store

April 29 • 6:00pm

The Banished Immortal: A Life of Li Bai by Ha Jin

The Banished Immortal: A Life of Li Bai

by Ha Jin

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May 20 • 6:00pm

A Treatise Selling Beans by Wieslaw Mysliwski

A Treatise on Shelling Beans

by Wieslaw Mysliwski

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June 24 • 6:00pm

Good Riddance by Elinor Lipman

Good Riddance

by Elinor Lipman

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The Other Book Club

Nick DiMartino's "Other Book Club" does things a little differently—they meet every Wednesday in the book store café and read only a portion of the best in LGBTQ+ and international fiction for an evolving discussion!

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Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 15 @ 6pm

U District store

May 8, 15, 22, 29 • 6:30pm

Leading Men by Christopher Castellani

Leading Men

by Christopher Castellani

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June 5, 12, 19, 26 • 6:30am

Foucault in California by Simeon Wade

Foucault in California

by Simeon Wade

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The Live Poet Society

For the best in contemporary poetry with a focus on POC and queer poets. Beret and turtleneck optional. Join us on the third Wednesday by the fireside on the main floor.

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Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 15 @ 6pm

U District store

May 15 • 6pm

The Tradition by Jericho Brown

The Tradition

by Jericho Brown

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June 19 • 11:00am

Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong

Night Sky with Exit Wounds

by Ocean Vuong

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StoryTime for Kids!

Join us at our U District store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books. You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and entertainment. StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 - 7.