Book Club Journal (Hardcover)
Thinking of starting a book group? Or running out of ideas for your existing one? Curated by the popular book vlogger, Sanne Vliegenthart of Books & Quills, this beautifully produced guided journal includes themed reading lists, space to record your thoughts and wise advice to help your book group run happily and smoothly.
This guided journal has more than 200 book suggestions across a wide range of genres, organized into themed lists including Classics Rewritten, Powerful Short Books for Busy Readers, Imagining the Future, Escape to Nature and Feel-good Reads. There are 50 templates to record your impressions of each book you read, as well as space to note down interesting points raised by other members of your book group.
Book Club Journal also includes advice to help you manage the meeting, from navigating group dynamics to hosting your book group digitally, plus tips on making time for reading when you're busy and - if all else fails - how to participate even if you haven't finished the book.
With timeless quotes on the joy of reading peppered throughout, this makes a gorgeous gift, whether for someone else or just for yourself.
Having previously worked in publishing, she now freelances for clients including Greenpeace, Walker Books, Bloomsbury Publishing, Penguin Random House, the British Council and DK Eyewitness.
Sanne has been reviewing books online since 2008 and has been a member of many book groups, both online and in person. Find her on Twitter, Instagram and Youtube @booksandquills
THE SANTA FE LITERARY FESTIVAL
Celebrating the power of story, the inaugural Santa Fe Literary Festival will be an unforgettable weekend dedicated to a shared love and language of ideas. Collected Works Bookstore is thrilled to be the official bookstore of the Festival.
Bestselling, prizewinning authors and literary legends like Margaret Atwood, Joy Harjo, Colson Whitehead, Sandra Cisneros, John Grisham, amongst others, will headline the festival, discussing their work with readings and book signings that set the stage for further inspired conversations.
NOTE: If you purchase a festival event ticket that is INCLUSIVE of the author's book, you will receive that book upon check-in for your event at the festival.
To order books by festival authors directly from CW, see below. Collected Works will be carrying a wide selection of books by all participating authors available for online pre-order and at the on-site festival bookstore May 20-23.
Purchase your books by festival authors directly from CW below: