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Book club reboot : 71 creative twists

Ostman, Sarah (author.). Saba, Stephanie, (author.).

Summary: "We have done our best to gather a wide cross-section of ideas to inspire you to rethink your book club offerings and come up with new directions to better meet your library's and community's needs. We began compiling this collection in early 2018 by putting out a call to the library field. Drawing on social media, electronic mailing lists, e-newsletters, and websites, we invited library professional and others to complete an online survey telling us about the creative book clubs they were hosting. We were floored by the number of responses we received -- nearly 250 book clubs from across the United States. We supplemented this list through our own research, reaching out to the creators of unique book groups that we heard about through colleagues or found online"--

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  • ISBN: 0838918565 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 9780838918562 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 119 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago : ALA Editions, 2019.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Change of scenery -- Find a partner -- Unite people with common interests -- Make it easy for them -- Meet a need -- Target your audience -- Get quirky -- Encourage activism -- Meet them where they are -- Short on time -- Put it online -- Get them meeting at an early age.
Subject: Libraries Activity programs United States Case studies
Book clubs (Discussion groups) United States Case studies
Libraries and community United States Case studies
Bibliothèques Activités États-Unis Études de cas
Clubs de lecture États-Unis Études de cas
Relations bibliothèque-collectivité États-Unis Études de cas
Book clubs (Discussion groups)
Libraries Activity programs
Libraries and community
United States
Genre: Études de cas.
Case studies.
Case studies.

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