Book Groups

Unless otherwise noted, book groups meet at Curious Iguana and are free and open to the public; no registration required. Featured titles are discounted 20% at Curious Iguana. Download our book groups flier for details.  Questions? Contact Curious Iguana at 301-695-2500,

Tuesdays with Tea

Discuss novels and memoirs over a cup of tea (courtesy of the Iguana’s next-door neighbor, Voila!) on second Tuesdays at 11 am.

Sharing Our Stories

Delve into personal essays and memoirs. Meets monthly on first Monday.



Global Voices

Explore literary fiction by international authors. Meets monthly on last Wednesday.

Pre-Pub Book Club

Spend your lunch break at the Iguana on third Thursdays at Noon. Participants choose from advance (pre-publication) copies of fiction and non-fiction titles that are not yet available to the public. Read your pre-pub selection and join us for a future session to share feedback with the group.

Supper & Stories at Nido’s

$40 per person, includes book, family-style meal, and gratuity at Nido’s Italian restaurant, 111 East Patrick Street, Downtown Frederick. Register at, then bring voucher to Iguana for free book. Meets bimonthly on second Tuesday.

Register Your Book Club With Us!

Registering your book club with Curious Iguana has great benefits! It ensures your featured titles will be in stock and club members will receive 20% off selected titles.*

To register, email with the subject line “Register My Book Club.” Include the name of your club, number of members, date of your next meeting, and featured title.

*Must register at least two weeks in advance of your next book club meeting to ensure book availability.