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Book Clubs

Book Clubs



LOCAL SERVICES

Book Club in a Bag
A new service developed by Regina Public Library. 'Book Club in a Bag' offers everything you need for a fun and stress-free meeting: 10 copies of one title, book reviews, author biographies, and discussion questions, all packaged and "ready to roll"!

Murder by the Book: A Book Discussion Group
A monthly mystery book discussion group.



ONLINE BOOK CLUBS

The Book Group List
This site is host to a free online book discussion group with a membership of more than 1,000. The discussion list is a busy one with members from all over the world.

Books a Month
An active Yahoo book club where book discussion takes place via e-mail. They focus on a few books a month.

Literary Fiction Lovers
A book club that uses the Yahoo! Groups system to discuss books via e-mail. The home page allows you to check their schedule to view the current line-up.

Oprah's Book Club
This area of the Oprah.com site will keep you you up to date on Oprah Winfrey's latest picks, her personal favourites and previous titles.

Simon & Schuster Message Boards
This message board, hosted by publisher Simon & Schuster, is dedicated to providing an opportunity for users to exchange ideas and opinions on a wide variety of forums.

Vintage Reading Group Center
Vintage and Anchor Books provides current selections for reading groups and useful resources to facilitate group discussions. The site also includes a Reader's Board, where ideas and opinions can be shared online.




GUIDES AND TIPS ON RUNNING A BOOK CLUB

Canadian Book Clubs
Information on how to start or how to join a book club, do's and don'ts, sample discussion questions and more.

Masterpiece Theatre
PBS's Masterpiece Theater provides discussion points for selected books that have been adapted for broadcast.

Reading Group Choices
Provides tips for the new book group leader as well as hundreds of selections for book group discussions.

Reading Group Guides
Offers comprehensive guides for hundreds of books including bestsellers, romance, spirituality, civil war, or literary fiction.




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