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Posts Tagged: book clubs

The Book Club Network Birthday Bash!

This summer, The Book Club Network (www.bookfun.org) is celebrating its second birthday! I’ve been a member from the start and have enjoyed how this online group connects book club members and authors. All this month, TBCN will be giving away TEN books a day! (Including three copies of my upcoming novel With Every Letter). To… Read more »

Book Club Beat – Lady in Waiting by Susan Meissner

Welcome to Book Club Beat, where book clubs share about their discussions. Book club name and location: Bibliovores, northern California Title and Author: Lady in Waiting by Susan Meissner What it’s about: While Jane Lindsay waits for her husband to decide if they’ll stay married, she finds a 16th-century betrothal ring. Certain that it belonged… Read more »

The Book Club Network Birthday Bash!

The Book Club Network is celebrating a full year of Book Fun with a big birthday bash at this link: TBCN Birthday Bash. Twenty-four authors are giving away books, plus gift cards, and even a Kindle! Stop by to chat with the authors and other book lovers. I’ll be giving away a copy of A Memory Between… Read more »

Book Club Beat – When Crickets Cry

Welcome to Book Club Beat, where book clubs share about their discussions. Book club name and/or location: Bibliovores, northern California Title and Author: When Crickets Cry by Charles Martin What it’s about: From the back cover… “It begins on the shaded town square in a sleepy Southern town. A spirited seven-year-old has a brisk business… Read more »

Book Club Beat – Same Kind of Different as Me

Welcome to Book Club Beat, where book clubs share about their discussions. Book club name and/or location: Bibliovores, northern California. Title and Author: Same Kind of Different as Me, by Ron Hall, Denver Moore, and Lynn Vincent. What it’s about: A true story. Denver Moore grew up in Louisiana in the 1960’s, working on a… Read more »

Book Club Beat – Lost Mission by Athol Dickson

Book club name and/or location: Bibliovores, northern California Title and Author: Lost Mission by Athol Dickson What it’s about: Buried beneath the poverty-stricken barrios and wealthy enclaves of Southern California, a Spanish mission is uncovered during a construction project—along with evidence of a crime. When four people begin work on unraveling the mystery, they each… Read more »

Book Club Beat – Hurricanes in Paradise by Denise Hildreth

Welcome to Book Club Beat, where book clubs share about their discussions. Today I have a special guest, Nora St. Laurent. In addition to running two “live” book clubs, Nora also coordinates the ACFW (American Christian Fiction Writers) on-line book club, plus The Book Club Network, an on-line community for book club leaders, book club… Read more »

Book Club Beat – All Together in One Place by Jane Kirkpatrick

Welcome to Book Club Beat, where book clubs share about their discussions. Book club name and location: Bibliovores, northern California Book: All Together in One Place by Jane Kirkpatrick (WaterBrook Press, 2002) What it’s about: When Mazy Bacon and her husband head west on the Oregon Trail, Mazy finds her boundaries stretched in uncomfortable directions…. Read more »

Book Club Beat – Watch over Me by Christa Parrish

Welcome to Book Club Beat, where book clubs share about their discussions. Book club name and location: Bibliovores, northern California Book: Watch over Me by Christa Parrish What it’s about: Deputy Benjamin Patil is the one to find the infant girl, hours old, abandoned in a field. As police work to identify the mother, Ben… Read more »

Book Club Beat – Bibliovore Reading List

Seven years of good reading, great friends, and fun! In 2003, two of my friends started a book club. I jumped at the idea and invited my book-reading friends itching for an “excuse” to read. This past month, we decided on a name for our club – the Bibliovores, because we devour books. The membership… Read more »