Whether your book club is a few close friends or a larger group, hosting a book club party still takes some amount of planning. Dont let the food get in the way of the allimportant ending. Dutch girl offers a wonderfully complete and revealing character sketch of an individual who continues to fascinate millions around the world. Picking a complete makeahead menu for the night is a must, especially if you have a few more pages to read before the book club starts.
This reading group guide for good girl, bad girl includes an introduction, discussion questions, and ideas for enhancing your book club. The girly book club gbc is a global book club for women all over the world to connect online and in person. If you get to pick the book, here are some recommendations for engaging books that are likely to promote discussion. In gay girl, good god, author jackie hill perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Each member or a team of 23 takes a card and answers the question. Every book page contains useful information for your book group including book club questions. The girly book club a global book club for women all. Coming up with book club discussion questions is often the hardest part of hosting a book club meeting. It is a good idea to plan on finishing the book a little earlier than you might otherwise so that you have time to think about it and prepare before your book club meets. Dec 14, 2017 are you always struggling to come up with book club questions to help guide your group discussion. Have a good topic of discussion to start the conversation and make sure to have some more ready to introduce if the conversation flags, goes off topic, starts to repeat itself or gets uncomfortably contentious. Book club questions that work for any book with free.
The kidnapped of a young girl on her way home from a private school in switzerland caused the chief of israelis intelligence gabriel allon to become involved in finding the young girl. And even if frankies struggles with the good ol boys at her elite prep school arent directly applicable for all readers, the idea of finding oneself transcends the. Book club questions for the silent patient by alex. Jun 06, 2015 11 stellar book club picks for your next allwomens gathering.
My current book club group is much more casual, but perhaps too much so. Nov 05, 2014 of course, your first discussion should always be, did you like the book. General book club questions for study and discussion. A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy.
To ask other readers questions about the good girl, please sign up. If the book youre discussing has one its certainly worth printing it out. A club for likeminded women to discuss great books. Mar 05, 20 check out my online book club and other awesome learning opportunities for you at. Ive found that the best book club discussion questions are ones that are openended and that get people to share their personal opinions. Mystery book club will meet september 17 to discuss the good girl planoreads says. Our goal is to provide readers with their next great book to read. Initially, detective hoffman wishes that he had not been assigned the case of the missing mia dennett, and yet later, finds himself completely preoccupied by it. Sep 05, 2016 when you choose a popular book club book, you can often find a wealth of book discussion questions already written for you. Online shopping for book club picks from a great selection at books store. Apr 06, 2016 oh, the quest for the right book club questions. Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors. The girl with seven names by hyeonseo lee reading guidebook. The suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion.
If not, you can visit the publisher or authors website and find online reading guides. But the plan takes an unexpected turn when colin suddenly decides to hide mia in a secluded cabin. An addictively suspenseful and tautly written thriller, the good girl is a propulsive debut that reveals how even in the perfect family, nothing is as it seems. Read the secrets she keeps and discuss cyrus s character development, from supporting character to protagonist. Check out my online book club and other awesome learning opportunities for you at.
Ive found that the best book club discussion questions are openended and get people to share their personal opinions. Book club discussion questions the book club guide. Mia dennett is abducted one night by an enigmatic stranger named colin thatcher, whose job was to kidnap mia as part of a wild extortion plot and deliver her to his employers. Welcome to caryn, the book whisperer for another guest post. An intense and thoughtprovoking novel, ideal for book clubs and discussions. Its hard to strike a balance between questions that are openended and inclusive, but not so broad that certain members ahem. The perfect book club is made up of three key things. Discussion questions for pretty baby book club discussion questions for the good girl. The circumstance that sets the book in motion is called the inciting moment.
Mar 23, 2016 the book asks big questions about how women define their place in the world, without forcing solutions on the reader, which is perfect to kick off a book club discussion. Book club parties are a good way to get friends together and have great discussion over appetizers, drinks, or brunch. Born to a prominent chicago judge and his stifled socialite wife, mia dennett moves against the grain as a young innercity art teacher. I hope you all loved city of girls as much as i did.
If youre ready to start a book club, heres 40 of the best book club questions, for fiction and nonfiction alike. As a member or leader of a book club, you are likely to be reading books on a wide variety of topics, both fiction and nonfiction. The good girl takes readers from the vibrant city of chicago to a remote rustic cabin in the forest during the cold winter of minnesotawhere two people learn to trust one another. Hepburn was, of course, gracious, talented, and elegant. Discuss how hyeonseos struggles with identity are connected to her feelings of patriotism. No matter the genre, age, notoriety, or length of the book of the moment, book club questions can kickstart or enhance your group discussion.
To enroll books in the publishers book promotion program and reach thousands of avid readers globally. Good girl, bad girl is the second book in which cyrus haven appears as a character. In one of my past book clubs, we literally only read books that included discussion questions at the end of the book because we wanted to be certain wed have a meaningful discussion. Discussion questions questions from members thank you. Good girl, bad girl book by michael robotham official. Choose one question at a time and toss it out to the group. If youre ready to start a book club, heres 40 of the best book club questions, for fiction. Cook ahead and be ready long before the members arrive. A fiendishly clever suspense novel about a dangerous young woman with a special ability to know when someone is.
Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. Many books have reading guides at the end of the book that are perfect to use for your book club. The good news is if you start out with a few good questions, the ball gets rolling from there. A great glass of wine and a good book have gone together almost as long as there have been. Many books suitable for book clubs have discussion guides. We try to provide as many as we can an in a timely manner on our discussion questions page, but most of the time discussion questions arent even available for books until it comes out in paperback. Book questions and reading guides discussion guides for book clubs more than 500 printable reading guides for exceptional books. Youll also find printable book club questions at the end of this post to bring to your meeting. At the bottom of the page you will also find useful links, all in one place. Book club discussion questions this page gives you a full list of all the books featured on this site, split between fiction and non fiction. So heres a list of book club questions that will work for any book your book club chooses see the end of the article for a printable version. The new girl is book nineteen in the gabriel allon series by daniel silva.563 345 1198 867 186 74 469 326 47 1662 572 449 137 1501 1164 112 281 1077 1338 1344 803 1258 599 1169 650 995 653 161 548 333 1316 406 583 587 874 289