On this Episode of Buzzing about Romance Heather and Becky are going to talk about Books Clubs. Ideas to starting your own, picking a theme and title to the ways to make sure you talk about the book for at least a little while.
How do you find other readers either virtually or in person
- Choose a name for your book club: This can be a fun way to make your club feel official and give it a unique identity.
- Create a social media presence: Use platforms like Facebook or Instagram to create a page or group for your book club.
- Decide on a meeting schedule: Determine how often your group will meet, whether it’s once a month or bi-weekly, and make sure to communicate this clearly to members.
- Select a book: Start with a book that you love or a popular romance title that you think would generate interest.
- Make sure to give members enough time to read the book before the first meeting.
- Length of book can also play into this. Overly long or complex could have people not wanting to read it
- Plan discussion questions: To keep the conversation flowing, create a list of questions or topics to discuss during the meeting. This can be anything from characters and plot to themes and symbolism.
- Consider hosting virtual meetings:
- Reach out to local bookstores: Many independent bookstores have book clubs and may be willing to partner with your group. This could mean discounts on books, meeting space, or even author appearances.
- Make it fun: Finally, remember that book clubs are supposed to be enjoyable. Consider incorporating games or prizes to keep things interesting and encourage participation.
- How to get people to want to be a part of book club
- Rules and expectations of a book club help
Book of the Week:
Swag Pack Sponsoring authors:
Books we think would be great picks for a Book Club
Reel by Kennedy Ryan
Baden by Sawyer Bennett
The Cabin by Jasinda Wilder
The Ripple Effect by J Bengtsson
After Hours on Milagro Street by Angelina M Lopez
The Summer Proposal by Vi Keeland
Maya Banks KGI series
Forrest for the Trees by Kilby Blades
AL Jackson Books
Arizona Vengeance Series: Sawyer Bennett (Hockey Series)
Wilder Brothers: Carrie Ann Ryan (Family Series)
Wicked Horse: Sawyer Bennett (SPICY!!!!)
Made for Series: Natasha Madison
The Boardroom Series: Lynda Aicher
Oil Barons Series: Marie Johnston
Southern Series: Natasha Madison (Small town)
Sentinel Security Series: Anna Hackett
Silverstone Tire: Susan Stoker