Call us at 316 6821181 to order books or to talk to our book club coordinator shirley about scheduling a book talk for your group. A list of african american book clubs in the united states. Youngish women of north chicago book and wine club. Beach goers select books from 30 red ikea billy bookcases lined up to form the worlds longest outdoor bookcase to celebrate the 30th birthday of the brands signature furniture piece, at bondi beach on january 31, 2010 in sydney, australia. Click on any link below to learn more about each book club. Having already identified your niche check and to begun building up a member base check, you are now ready to get into the nittygritty of leading a book club. Chicago feminist book club group 11 members goodreads.
The erie centre book clubs membership includes residents of multiple chicago neighborhoods, chicagoarea suburbs and northwest indiana. You have no friends in the chicago book club group. The best bookstores in chicago even offer up knowledgeable staffers not algorithms to recommend their favorite novels. We usually meet on the last week of each month, at a local venue such as a retail store, coffee shop, or other venue. Silent book club sunshine coast takes place on the third sunday of every month between 2 and 5pm at mykies by the bay on grand parade, kawana island. Read this and over 1 million books with kindle unlimited. Beartown explores the hopes that bring a small community together, the. The book cellar welcomes book clubs looking for an inviting atmosphere and central location to meet and discuss reading selections. Tickets will support your local indie bookstore and include a signed copy of the book. Its a worldwide digital version of a local book club, the program is free through your local library or school library and all you need to get. Book clubs of all kinds can be found under goodreads groups. Book worms park district of oak park cheney mansion 220 n.
Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what theyre currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try. After all, ill probably end up talking about books with my close friends anyway. Big library read blr, facilitated by overdrive, is a reading program through your library that connects readers around the world with the same ebook at the same time without any wait lists or holds. Christian book club for women of north phoenix 1 member last activity nov 01, 2019 11. Weve compiled a number of book clubs who meet at chicagoarea independent bookstores. Heres a look at some womens book club groups near chicago. Please join us for virtual book clubs, author events, and story time. Heres a look at some book clubs groups near chicago. The answer to that question may have to do less with the nature of book clubs than with the nurture of readers who join them.
We announce book clubs and rsvp links via our weekly friday newsletter. The erie centre book clubs membership includes residents of multiple chicago neighborhoods, chicagoarea. Book clubs may select books in a number of ways voting, following oprahs picks, taking turns to make the choice, picking pingpong balls out of an oldschool lottery machine, etc. Save over 40% all preorders are available at the membership price or one member credit, and because they are shipped separately, preorders are not eligible for feature selection bundle prices. Women write books is a reading group that celebrates women authors in both classic and contemporary works. Join mikel jollett on his hollywood park book tour. They walk you through registering your book club on the site so others can avoid your fate and find your club to join. As a group, decide if you would rather organize book clubs for kids that meet at participants homes or at a public spot, such as a bookstore, library, or coffee shop.
November promises to be a wonderful start to our masterpiece book club series with two intriguing selections by. Heres a look at some book club groups near chicago. Scholastic book clubs is the best possible partner to help you get excellent childrens books into the hands of every child, to help them become successful lifelong readers and discover the joy and power of good books. But i find book clubs more interesting when none of my close friends are in them. Book club reading recommendations the american writers. Join this group of adult readers for a discussion of beartown by fredrik backman. Reviews on book club in chicago, il bookclub, volumes bookcafe. A nationwide book club bringing readers together to discuss. Readers circle is the leading 501 c 3 nonprofit connecting readers to local book clubs, reading groups, and literary salons. Michigan avenue, 2nd floor chicago, il 60601 american writers museum executive offices 180 n. Have the host of the first meeting choose the first book, then let the kids decide on the rest. Book clubs city lit books chicago, il logan square. The goal of this book club is to make that process a little easier. Book clubs whether you are a current book club member or are looking to start a book club of your own, this is the place to go for great book recommendations your club is sure to enjoy.
Bookclubbing gives off a fructuous scent of aspiration. We choose 1 book to read each month, together as a community. In fact, accept each book picked with enthusiasm feigned if necessary. We meet inperson at different locations around chicago on the second saturday of every month at 2pm. The best chicago business clubs for ambitious millennials.
The only prerequisite is a desire to read and discuss a. Block club chicago is a nonprofit, digitalfirst news organization dedicated to delivering reliable, nonpartisan and essential coverage of chicagos diverse neighborhoods. Whether you cant wait to talk about your new favorite read or just want to listen in, readers of all stripes are welcome. Scholastic book clubs childrens books for parents and. Imho, the trick is not to join a book club full of your best friends. This book club is primarily for women in their 20s who recently moved to chicago especially those who recently graduated school and are starting a career.
Well put the kettle on and have a good time with some great reads. The book cellar welcomes book clubs looking for an inviting atmosphere and. But ill learn more from drawing upon a wider range of individuals. A place where all ages gather to strengthen their relationship with the written word through art. Look for a roster of events book clubs, author visits and story times.
The book of the month club is an extremely popular book club with a vast selection of fiction, nonfiction and classics on topics such as biography, business and career, cooking. Come join us for an evening of reading in companionable silence. Here are a few book groups in the chicago area open to the public. Resources for women leaders in finance to achieve success and. Go clubbing with book clubs for kids scholastic parents. Scholastic book clubs is the best possible partner to help you get excellent childrens books into the hands of every child, to help them become successful lifelong readers and discover the joy and power of. Byo book club is a new, nontraditional discussion group for adults. If youre looking for things to do indoors this fall, you might want to consider joining a book club. Chicago booksellers host an astonishing number of book clubs that vary based on interests. Chicago readers nationwide can now borrow and discuss the first ebook selection of the libraries transform book pick, a new digital reading program from the american library association and rakuten overdrive. If online book clubs are a little more your scene and you have an account, give goodreads a try. Burst into books group 4 book club 11 years old years old burst into books group 4 book club 11 years old years old sat, sep 21, 2. Join the american college of healthcare executives, the chicagobased international network of health care leaders.
And you dont even have to leave your house to join one. Grab a drink andor snacks if you want to and settle in with your book and a bunch of fellow. Join us for an evening of wonderful conversation about something most novel, books. Join cpls masterpiece book clubs chicago public library. Discover a book club in our database of african american book clubs in the united states. Book club chicago, il last updated april 2020 yelp. When you sell a man a book you dont sell just twelve ounces of paper and ink and glue you sell him a whole new life. There are few things more difficult than meeting friends in a new city. Euclid oak park, il 60302 708 7252000 for those looking for a book club to join in. How to find a book club, for online and local clubs book. Book clubs groups in chicago heres a look at some book clubs groups near chicago.624 789 492 136 663 955 11 1245 471 1154 1539 881 1500 51 1084 885 210 549 103 546 1530 1110 365 1431 561 448 1203 1240 1370 66 592 421 670 42 1071 142 1011 1082 353 915 781 1348 790