Tattered Cover Book Clubs

 

Welcome to Tattered Cover's Book Clubs! 

 

We offer a wide variety of book clubs. Please check below for the perfect club for you!
We'll be launching more clubs at more stores soon.


Please email bookclubs@tatteredcover.com with any questions you may have.

 

 


 

 

 

 

MEETS
2nd Sundays | 3pm | Rotating Locations

DESCRIPTION: 

This is a new book club as of January 2024. Hosted by the Aspen Grove Center and focusing on books helping shape the public conversation around literature in the public discourse, it will rotate where it meets among different locations in the mall. You can expect some of the splashiest titles to show up here, as well as some sleeper hits and obscure titles that are truly deserving of your eyeballs.

UPCOMING MEETINGS: 

January 14 - Bright Young Women by Jessica Knoll (location: Tattered Cover Book Store, the 200 Block)
February 18* - Titanium Noir by Nick Harkaway (date moved to avoid coinciding with the Super Bowl)
March 10 - Emily Wilde's Encylopaedia of Faeries by Heather Fawcett (location: Tattered Cover Book Store, the 200 Block)
April 14 - The Best Minds by Jonathan Rosen (location: Tattered Cover Book Store, the 200 Block)
May 19 - Heaven & Earth Grocery Store by James McBride - tags & cws here

June 9 - The Bee Sting by Paul Murray  - tags & cws here
July 14 - The Midnight Library by Matt Haig - tags & cws here
August 11 - The Women by Kristen Hannah - tags & cws here

September 8 - Less by Andrew Sean Greer - tags & cws here

You can find more information about this book club and sign up for updates on the Aspen Grove Center's website, and by following the mall on social media!


 

 

 

 

MEETS
4th Tuesdays | 6pm | Aspen Grove

DESCRIPTION: 
This is a new book club as of January 2024. Led by two of our in-house romance readers (who take turns hosting), this is a club for the fans of all genres and subgenres of Romance––whether that be Romantasy, Science Friction, Historical Romance, Dark Romance, Western Romance, or something more contemporary. All are welcome!

UPCOMING MEETINGS: 

January 23 - Icebreaker by Hannah Grace
February 27 Cheat Sheet by Sarah Adams - tags & cws here
March 26 Fangirl Down by Tessa Bailey - tags & cws here
April 23 Bride by Ali Hazelwood - tags & cws here
May 28 - Girl Abroad by Elle Kennedy - tags & cws here
June 25Funny Story by Emily Henry - tags & cws here
June 25 bonus bookRaiders of the Lost Heart by Jo Segura - tags & cws here

July 23 - Red White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston - tags & cws here
August 27 The Paradise Problem by Christina Lauren - tags & cws here

More information to come! As with all of our book clubs, you can sign up for updates on the genre of your choice by emailing us at bookclubs@tatteredcover.com, calling us at 303.470.7050, or by stopping by the store. Just make sure we have your name, email address, and book club genre(s) of interest!


 

 

MEETS
4th Saturdays | 3:30pm | Aspen Grove

DESCRIPTION: 
An upbeat group of individuals who love good fiction writing. We read any genre of fiction, chosen democratically by vote within the group, with a refreshing mix of paperback and hardcover books--from new releases to century-old classics, and from short story collections to full-blown novels. If you are looking to broaden your fiction horizons, join us! Email bookclubs@tatteredcover.com to join the email list.

 

UPCOMING MEETINGS: 

January 27 - Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin (our first meeting on a Saturday at 3:30)
February 24 - North Woods by Daniel Mason
March 23 The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
April 27 - The Cape Doctor by EJ Levy
May 25 - Piranesi by Susanna Clarke - tags & cws here
June 22* - Yellowface by RF Kuang - tags & cws here
July 27 - Thistlefoot by GennaRose Nethercott - tags & cws here
August 24 - Anxious People by Fredrik Backman - tags & cws here
September 28Liarmouth by John Waters - tags & cws here
October 26 - When Women Were Dragons by Kelly Barnhill - tags & cws here


MEETS
3rd Wednesday of each month  |  6:00 pm | Aspen Grove

DESCRIPTION: 
Meteorologist Lisa Hidalgo not only knows the weather, she knows great books, and is an avid reader! Each month Lisa picks one book that she really likes––or has been wanting to read––and invites you to try it. And, she has partnered with us at the Tattered Cover to make it easy for you. You can follow the Denver7 Book Club on Facebook for updates.

UPCOMING MEETINGS: 

January 17th - Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver
February 21st - Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy
March 20th - The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab
April 17 - The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder by David Grann
May 15 - Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus - tags & cws here
June 19 - The Collected Regrets of Clover by Mikki Brammer - tags & cws here
July 17 The Lost Bookshop by Evie Woods - tags & cws here
August 21 The First Ladies by Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray - tags & cws here
September 18 Happiness Falls by Angie Kim - tags & cws here
October 16 - A Brief History of Everything by Ken Wilber - tags & cws here
November 20 The Diamond Eye by Kate Quinn - tags & cws here
December 18 In Five Years by Rebecca Serle - tags & cws here






 

MEETS
3rd Saturdays  |  3:00pm | Aspen Grove

DESCRIPTION: 
Reads whatever nonfiction strikes our fancy. We read history, memoir, biography, essays, true crime, business, psychology––we're not picky and we like to get around. Often the best part is "I would never have picked up this book on my own, but I'm so glad I read this!"

UPCOMING MEETINGS: 

January 20 - Papyrus: The Invention of Books in the Ancient World by Irene Vallejo
February 17 - Eating to Extinction: The World's Rarest Foods and Why We Need to Save Them by Dan Saladino
March 16 - Blood & Ink: The Scandalous Jazz Age Double Murder That Hooked America on True Crime by Joe Pompeo
April 20 - Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
May 18 - We Loved It All: A Memory of Life by Lydia Millet - tags & cws here
June 15 - The Ugly History of Beautiful Things: Essays on Desire and Consumption by Katy Kelleher - tags & cws here
July 20 - Master, Slave, Husband, Wife by Ilyon Woo - tags here
August 17 - The Book-Makers by Adam Smyth - tags here
September 21 - The Sixth Extinction (10th Anniversary Edition) by Elizabeth Kolbert - tags here


MEETS
3rd Saturdays  |  6pm | Aspen Grove

DESCRIPTION: 
Will be exploring all things horror. From slasher to thriller and everything in between. Upcoming picks are chosen democratically by vote within the group, so make sure to sign up for email updates if you're interested. (Email bookclubs@tatteredcover.com.)

UPCOMING MEETINGS: 

January 20 - Out by Natsuo Kirino
February 17 - Ararat by Christopher Golden
March 16 - Crota by Owl Goingback
April 20 - The Twenty Days of Turin by Giorgio De Maria 

May 18 - The Last Astronaut by David Wellington - tags & cws here
June 15 - The Between by Tananarive Due - tags & cws here
July 20The Mist by Stephen King - tags & cws here
August 17 - Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion - tags & cws here
September 21 - Hell’s Half Acre by Susan Jonansus - Kirkus review here*

*we will always do our best to find you content warnings when we can; we apologize that we weren't able to find any for this particular book!






 

MEETS: 
3rd Tuesdays  |  6pm | Aspen Grove

DESCRIPTION: 
Covers everything touching on the science fiction and fantasy spectrum. We read hardcover and softcover books, hard and soft science fiction, high and low fantasy, classics, and fresh releases. Once a month, we connect and discuss the story, writing, characters, and what we loved and/or hated about the book! Our picks are chosen democratically by vote within the group, so make sure to sign up for email updates if interested.

UPCOMING MEETINGS: 

January 16 Robots Through the Ages, edited by Robert Silverberg
February 20 Starter Villain by John Scalzi
March 19 - The Expert System's Brother by Adrian Tchaikovsky

April 16Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse
May 21 The Emperor and the Endless Palace by Justinian Huang - tags & cws here
June 18A Tempest of Tea by Hafsah Faizal - tags & cws here
July 16 - The Future is Female! 25 Classic Science Fiction Stories by Women, from Pulp Pioneers to Ursula K. Le Guin - tags here
August 20 - Calypso by Oliver Langmead - tags here
September 17The Book That Wouldn't Burn by Mark Lawrence - tags & cws here