Book Club Wednesday: June 4

The Rosie Project: A Novel by Graeme Simsion

Simon & Schuster has created a nice landing page for the paperback release of The Rosie ProjectBook clubs can find a reading group guide, watch the trailer (below), and even enter to win 10 copies for their book club. Author, Graeme Simsion, is on Twitter, as is the protagonist of the story, Professor Don Tillman.


The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls by Anton DiSclafani

Anton DiSclafani’s website includes reviews, interviews, and other anecdotal material, including this piece by Ron Charles, who wondered if difficult pronunciations (of both title and author in this case) deter sales or book club selections. Riverhead included a reader’s guide, and DiSclafani is active on Facebook.


The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel by Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman is on Facebook and Twitter. His website features extra writings, videos, and other cool stuff. Just click on the tab that reads Cool Stuff and Things.


One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson

History lovers and non-fiction book clubs might enjoy this. Bryson’s website is full of useful information, and he is on Facebook.


And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

Facebook, website includes videos, podcasts, and hi-res media. A reading guide for book clubs can be found on here.

 

Beth Golay

Beth is a reader, writer, marketer and Books & Whatnot founder. Even though she knows better, she’s a sucker for a good book cover and will positively swoon if a book is set in appropriate type.

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