Book Clubs: Austin Book Clubs

Austin Public Library Book Clubs

Do you like discussing books? Come to one of Austin Public Library's many book groups. Clubs typically meet monthly at locations around the city. Newcomers are always welcome and no registration is required. Meet your neighbors and enrich the reading experience! Search the Event Calendar for book clubs to see upcoming titles then borrow a copy from the Library.

See the Book Club Event Calendar

Just want to talk about books?

The Library offers two clubs that don't pre-select a specific book. Instead, join us to discuss whatever you're currently reading and get fresh recommendations from others.

Mayor's Book Club

The Mayor’s Book Club is an annual citywide reading campaign to develop a community experience through reading and discussion of shared books.

Mayor's Book Club logo.

Learn more about the Mayor's Book Club from the Austin Public Library Friends Foundation, which manages the program.

The 2016 Book Club activities have concluded. Next year's pick will be announced in 2017.

Selection for 2016: