Book Club

Bookmarks is happy to give book clubs 20% off book club purchases.  To register your book club, please email  Click on a name of a community book club below for more information about that book club and order books from their reading list:

Bookmarks also hosts a book club once a month at Coffee Park ARTS inside the Milton Rhodes Center in downtown Winston-Salem. The club meets the last Tuesday of each month at 6:00pm to discuss fiction and non-fiction. Books sometimes include authors who will be attending or have attended Bookmarks' events. Anyone is welcome to come, but please RSVP to

2016-2017 Bookmarks' Book Club Selections

February 28 - Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

March 28 - Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin

April 25 - Mr. Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan

May 30 - Republic of Imagination by Azar Nafisi

June 27 - Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

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Homegoing Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101947135
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - June 7th, 2016

Bookmarks' Book Club - February
New York Times 2016 Notable Book
One of Oprah's 10 Favorite Books of 2016
NPR's Debut Novel of the Year
One of Buzzfeed's Best Fiction Books Of2016
One of Time's Top 10 Novels of 2016

Go Tell It on the Mountain Cover Image
ISBN: 9780375701870
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Published: Vintage Books - September 12th, 2013

Bookmarks' Book Club - March 
Mountain, Baldwin said, is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else. Go Tell It on the Mountain, originally published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic.

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250037756
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Published: Picador USA - September 24th, 2013

Bookmarks' Book Club - April 
A Winner of the Alex Award, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction, named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, Los Angeles Times, and San Francisco Chronicle.

The Republic of Imagination: A Life in Books Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143127789
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Published: Penguin Books - September 1st, 2015

Bookmarks' Book Club - May
New York Times bestseller. The author of the beloved #1 New York Times bestseller Reading Lolita in Tehran returns with the next chapter of her life in books as a passionate and deeply moving hymn to America. 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Cover Image
By Mark Twain, R. Kent Rasmussen (Introduction by), R. Kent Rasmussen (Notes by)
ISBN: 9780143107323
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Published: Penguin Books - October 28th, 2014

Bookmarks' Book Club - June
The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen and a foreward by Azar Nafisi, author of Reading Lolita in Tehran and The Republic of Imagination.