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Special Announcement: Due to Covid-19 health concerns, Bookshop Benicia Book Groups have been moved online. We will continue to update Please check our Facebook page for more updates.


Purchase your book in store and receive a 15% book group discount! Call us at 707-747-5155 to order! 

Other Worlds Book Group:   

Our favorite sci-fi go to guy, Ken, leads this group. He focuses on science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels. 

Normally meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm.  Zoom meetings, contact Ken for more information (call the store to sign up, 707-747-5155)

July (meets 7/27/2021, 7:30 PM): The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

August (meets 8/24/2021, 7:30 PM): The Book of the New Sun, part 1: Shadow and Claw by Gene Wolfe

September (meets 9/28/2021, 7:30 PM): The Book of the New Sun, part 2: Sword and Citadel by Gene Wolfe

October (meets 10/26/2021, 7:30 PM) Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff

 

High Crimes Mystery Book Group:   
David Hagerty is running a very good discussions across a variety of genres. Normally meets at 7:30 pm.

To participate in Zoom meetings contact David for more information (call the store to sign up, 707-747-5155).

Thursday, April 1: Deacon King Kong by James McBride

Thursday, May 6: Slow Horses by Mick Herron

Thursday, June 3: Mean Spirit by Linda Hogan

Thursday, July 1: Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Crosby

 

LGBTQ+ Teen & YA Book Group: Zoom meetings, contact Colin for more information (call the store to sign up, 707-747-5155).

Longtime bookstore friend Colin Amato will be leading this book group, which meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 6 PM. Colin works for the Solano Pride Center, a 501(c)3 non profit based in Fairfield, CA, whose mission is to promote an inclusive community for all regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Bookshop Benicia is proud to partner with the Solano Pride Center. Welcome back, Colin! 

 

Contemporary Book Group:

The Contemporary Book Group is on hiatus until further notice. If you are interested in the group and have ideas about when you want to meet as a group, please send us an email: bookshopbenicia@hotmail.com 
This group is lead by owner Christine and focuses on contemporary fiction and occasional nonfiction. 

 

 

 


 

Mean Spirit: A Novel Cover Image
Email or call for price
ISBN: 9780804108638
Published: Ivy Books - November 24th, 1991

Slow Horses (Deluxe Edition) (Slough House #1) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781641292979
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Soho Crime - November 24th, 2020

Blacktop Wasteland: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250252692
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Flatiron Books - June 1st, 2021

The Phantom Tollbooth Cover Image
By Norton Juster, Jules Feiffer (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780394820378
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Yearling - October 12th, 1988

Shadow & Claw: The First Half of The Book of the New Sun Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250781253
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tor Books - June 8th, 2021

Sword & Citadel: The Second Half of The Book of the New Sun Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250781246
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tor Books - August 10th, 2021

Lovecraft Country: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062292070
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - February 14th, 2017