How to Run a Book Club in Your Classroom (Part 1): The Best Form of Choice Reading
This post is the first in a three-part series about how to run a book club in your classroom. The second post details how to establish expectations and create a schedule,…
10 Books To Wake Up Your Book Club
Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here. Chuck Klosterman X: A Highly Specific, Defiantly Incomplete History of the Ear...
The BECOMING Book Club Sweepstakes Official Rules
The BECOMING Book Club Sweepstakes Official Rules IMPORTANT: Please read these Official Rules before entering the Becoming Book Club Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”), presented by Penguin Random ...
10 Books to Get Your Book Club Talking
What makes a good book club book? I discussed this at length in another post (How to Choose Great Book Club Books) over a year ago, but on rereading that post I realize I didn’t clearly state…
How to Organize a Book Club That Will Actually Stay Together
Have you started a book club only to see it fall prey to the slow fade? Gathering your bibliophile friends every month can be a challenge, which is why we checked in with book club expert Julie Goler . A professional moderator of monthly book discussions in Los Angeles, Goler is the real deal. (Her longest-running group has been meeting for 18 consecutive years.) Here are her seven most important tips for organizing a book club that has serious staying power. RELATED: 10…
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How to Set Up a Family Book Club
There are plenty of books that work for multiple ages. And you get kids talking! About reading! Here’s how to ensure success.
Why Meg Wolitzer's The Female Persuasion Is the Ideal Book Club Pick
Meg Wolitzer's The Female Persuasion is a great, big bear hug of a feminist novel, a book to linger over and lose yourself in. It's a book that touches on so many issues and emotions for people in all stages of life that you'll want to discuss it with someone as soon as you've finished it. That's wh
Top 10 Online Book Clubs For Entrepreneurial Inspiration
Joining a book club and reading frequently can have a huge impact on your success as an entrepreneur. Online book clubs help you cope with the stress of day-to-day life and can polish certain skills that you will need in your quest to become successful How can online book clubs benefit entrepreneurs? Entrepreneurs usually consider reading as a hobby, so they tend to put it on the back burner and forget about it altogether. However, reading itself can help enhance communication skills, reduce…
Starting A Book Club At Work? 7 Tips For Making It A Success
A new year is just around the corner, and people everywhere are looking for ways to make next year better than this one. Starting a book club at work can be a great way to enrich your workplace experience, but it can be tricky to get past your first
BOOK CLUB NIGHT: Lisa Lutz "How to Start a Fire" & Josh Cook "An Exaggerated Murder"
Oblong Books & Music BOOK CLUB NIGHT: Lisa Lutz "How to Start a Fire" & Josh Cook "An Exaggerated Murder" Event date Event address: Share this event with your friends on Facebook ! Book Clubs: Come out & meet two fabulous authors! All are welcome. Wine & cheese will be served. From bestselling author of The Spellman Series, Lisa Lutz , comes "How to Start a Fire" - a story of unexpected friendship—three women thrown together in college who grow to adulthood united…
Kate Atkinson Tells Book Club How She Crafts Characters At All Life Stages
In A God in Ruins, Atkinson jumps forward and backward in time, telling the story of characters as children, parents and grandparents. "We don't just live in this moment," she says.
Feminist Book Club: Trainwreck: The Women We Love to Hate, Mock, and Fear...and Why
Welcome to Feminist Book Club! FBC is a monthly column in which we explore written works through a feminist lens. Each post features one book and announces the pick for the following month’s post. We cover everything from essay collections to novels, and from memoirs to plays. This column is meant t
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row (Oprah's Book Club) (Hardcover)
Oprah's Book Club Summer 2018 SelectionA powerful, revealing story of hope, love, justice, and the power of reading by a man who spent thirty years on death row for a crime he didn't commit.
How To Create a Book Trailer with Adobe Spark Video
This video will walk you through the process of creating a Book Trailer with Adobe Spark Video
10 Ways an Online Book Club Helps You Succeed in Business
Reading plus learning from your peers allows you to grow as an employee, business owner or industry influencer.
How Glory Edim’s online book club provides community for ‘invisible’ black women
Glory Edim is the founder of Well-Read Black Girl, a book club that has transformed into an online community and literary festival, all celebrating voices that otherwise might not be heard. She talks with Jeffrey Brown about her original goal of making new friends, seeing herself in literature and creating community through books in the age of social media.
10 Comic Book Characters That Were Created Outside of Comics
A ton of awesome comic book characters have been introduced to us over the years, but not all of these characters were created for the comics. There are a handful of them that were created for other media before they found their way into the comic universes of Marvel and DC. Here is a list of ten co
How Brian Selznick Created a Delightful Book Trailer for ‘The Marvels’ (Exclusive Video)
The author made a miniature theater, a tiny paper ship and a little dragon with a bendable spine and bright red tongue, to bring his story to life.
Infographic: 15 Amazing ways to create a book title
Knockin Books presents an infographic with 15 methods for naming a book