After School Bookclubs
After school book clubs for young readers, middle school aged children, and teen readers will meet at BookPeople from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays. There will be book discussions and activities. Parents are welcome to attend with their child, but not required. No sign-up required, however we encourage you to email email@example.com and let us know if you'll be joining us. Participants should try and read the book prior to the book club meeting. Purchase of the book is not required. If you buy the book at BookPeople, you'll receive a 15% book club discount.
Young Readers: for kids 6-10 years old, meets the first Tuesday of the month from 4pm-5pm. Reading new and classic first chapter books for children. Book discussion and activities. Parents are welcome to attend with their child, but not required.
March: Juana and Lucas by Juana Medina
Meets March 6, 4pm-5pm
April: A Boy Called Bat by Elana K. Arnold
May: Book Uncle and Me by Uma Krishnaswami
June: Fergus and Zeke by Kate Messner
Middle-Grade Readers: for kids 9-14 years old, meets the second Tuesday of the month from 4pm-5pm. Reading new and classic middle grade novels for children. Book discussion and activities. Parents are welcome to attend but not required.
March: Nevermoor the Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend
Meets March 13, 4pm-5pm
April: The Problim Children by Natalie Lloyd
May: Escape from Aleppo by N.H. Senzai
June: The Great Greene Heist by Varian Johnson
Teen Readers: for teens 13-18 years old, meets the fourth Tuesday of the month from 4pm-5pm. Reading new novels for young adults. Book discussion and activities.
February: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Meets February 27, 4pm-5pm
March: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert
Meets March 27, 4pm-5pm
April: American Panda by Gloria Chao
May: Hate Love and Other Filters by Samira Ahmed
June: Dread Nation by Justina Ireland
Graphic Novel Readers: for kids 8-13 years old, meets the third Tuesday of the month from 4pm-5pm. Reading graphic novels for a young audience. Book discussion and activities. Parents are welcome to attend with their child, but not required.
February: The Stonekeeper (Amulet #1) by Kazu Kibuishi
Meets February 20, 4pm-5pm
March: El Deafo by Cece Bell
Meets March 20, 4pm-5pm
April: CatStronauts: Mission Moon by Drew Brockington
May: Giants Beware! by Jorge Aguirre
June: Be Prepared by Vera Brosgol
Eija Sumner loves books and stories for children. When she’s not reading them herself, she loves to share them with anyone who has a minute or twenty. She’ll be hosting regular storytimes each week and after school book clubs for young readers.