Further Resources

In addition to the many resources on this site for Jewish book clubs, there are tons of other general book club resources to be found online. To save you time, we're sharing what we found during our hours of scouring the web. 

General Book Club Websites and Guides 

American Library Association's Book Discussion Groups Resource Page
Live in the Bay Area? San Francisco's Jewish Community Library has book club resources for you
Book Club in a Box FAQ 
JewishLearningWorks Book Club Handbook and Resources 
Reader's Circle, a Book Club Networking Website
BookTalk Nation
TLC Virtual Book Tours
Book and Food Pairings
The Book Club Phenomena

Starting a Book Club and Tips for Keeping It Going

I Love Libraries' guide to starting a book club
LitLovers' guide to starting and running a book club
Kansas City Public Library's Handy List of Ground Rules, Guidelines and Everything Else
BookBrowse's guide to starting a book discussion group
BookBrowse's guidelines for starting and maintaining a book club
DoSomething.org How to Start a Book Club
The Book Dumpling's guide to starting your own book club
Oprah's Ten Book Club Commandments 

Selecting a Book and Book Recommendations

Literary Matters
Union for Reform Judaism's Book Recommendations
Book Suggestions for Jewish Women's Book Clubs
Mazornet Book Club Book List
MyJewishBooks Book List
Authors Pitch their Books for Book Clubs 
The Book Club Cookbook's Book Recommendations 
Book Movement Book Recommendations 
Great New Books
Everyday e-book
Database for Biographies and Memoirs
The Book Dumpling Book Recommendations 
Book Movement's list of Top Book Club Reads
The Forward's 12 New Jewish Books for Summer
What Should I read Next?
Oprah's What to Read at your Next Book Club Meeting

Finding Discussion Questions

Book-Club-Resource.com gives general questions for any fiction or nonfiction book (plus lots more)
Book Club in a Box publishes discussion guides

Leading a Discussion

About.com's Guide for How to Lead a Book Club

Technology for Your Book Club- Apps and Websites of Interest

Book Club Leader App provides discussion questions for book club leaders
Authors on Air--listen to Authors talk about their books
Invite an Author to your next Book Club Event
The Top 50 Book Blogs
BookLikes connects you with other book lovers
Libboo--discover new books and win prizes 
Author apps for Kindle, Nook and Android

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