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Book Clubs

Thanks for your interest in Red Balloon Bookshop's Book Clubs! We love talking about books and hope you will join us.

 

Girls Read GIRLS READ BOOK CLUB
Meetings held every 2nd Monday, 6:30-8:00 pm

Calling all girls in 5th - 7th grade! Grab your mom (or some other book-loving adult) and come to Red Balloon’s Girls Read Book Club. Meet other girls and share the fun of reading. Girls Read meets on 2nd Mondays at Red Balloon. Call the store, 651-224-8320, for more information and to sign up.

Next Meeting: Monday, Mar 13, 6:30 pm, discussing Esperanza Rising, by Pam Muñoz Ryan

 

TEENS READ BOOK CLUB
Meetings held every 3rd Monday, 6:30-8:00 pm

Do you want to read something new? Really new? Not-even-available-to-the-public new? Then join Red Balloon Bookshop’s Teens Read Book Club, open to teens in 8th-12th grade! Every month, each teen participant will select one Advanced Reader Copy (ARC) of an upcoming book, write a short review, and come back the next month to talk about it. Other opportunities include planning author events and book parties, volunteering at the store, and more. Come to hang with friends, eat snacks, and discover your next favorite book!  Teens Read Book Club is currently full, but please call or email to join the waiting list!  651-224-8320 or email Amy at rbbteens@gmail.com.

Next Meeting: Monday, Feb. 20 (4th Monday this month), 6:30 pm

 

THE (NOT-SO) YOUNG ADULT BOOK CLUB
Meetings held every 1st Monday, 6:30-8:00 pm

Do you find yourself reading books for teenagers even though those years have passed? Do you have a hard time remembering the last adult book you read? You are not alone! Join Red Balloon’s (Not-So) Young Adult Book Club, a group for adults who love Young Adult literature. We’ll meet every 1st Monday and discuss one fantastic, fun YA book a month. All books will be chosen by group members. Book discounts and opportunities such as volunteering at events and reading Advanced Reader Copies (ARCs) are available. Embrace your love of YA and join us for laughs, eats, and solidarity! Please email Julie, bookfairs@redballoonbookshop.com, with questions and to sign up.

Next Meeting: Monday, Mar. 6, 6:30 pm, discussing Boxers & Saints, by Gene Yang