The Facilitator's Handy List of Ground Rules, Guidelines and Everything Else
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How to Lead a Successful Book Club Discussion
Need to lead your book club and want tips on how to promote a lively conversation? Follow this guide to leading a successful and fun discussion.
7 Tips for Leading a Lively Book Discussion Group
by Kristen Lauderdale, former Head Editor, INALJ Maine 7 Tips for Leading a Lively Book Discussion Group Fall is an exciting season at my library! Adult programs will be starting up again soon, and…
Lead a Book Club | ALA Book Club Central
You’ve elected—or have been elected—to lead a book club. Now what? Do Your Homework The best way to quell your nerves before your star turn is to thoroughly familiarize yourself with the material. Read the book and a few reviews as soon as you can. Give yourself as much time as possible to think about…
Book reviews: Find the best new books
Online book review magazine: Guides you to the best new and current books, includes reviews, excerpts, reading lists, find a book tool, info for book clubs & more.
LibGuides: Book Discussion Groups: Quick Start Guide
Resources for libraries--or others--seeking to establish a book discussion group. Tips for starting a group--and keeping it going.