Looking for discussion guides, good ideas for reading groups or just a good book to read? Try these online resources for social readers.

Library Book Clubs

Book Club Networking

Book Discussion Guides

Publisher’s Reading Guides

First Chapters

Television Book Clubs

Online Radio Magazines

Professional (“Think Like a Librarian”) Resources

  • Booklist  (Book reviews from the American Library Association)
  • Publisher’s Weekly (Full of short reviews of new and soon-to-be released titles, “PW” has appeared weekly for 136 years.  Now sponsors the annual Quill Awards determined by readers’ choice.)

A Quick Thought: Local Book Clubs

Patrons are always looking for local book clubs. If you have a book club that would like to share it’s meeting schedule with new potential members please send the following information to adultservices@dscl.org:

  • What your schedule is.
  • Current and upcoming selections.
  • Contact information.
  • Membership requirements (Neighborhood, Gender, Reading Preferences, etc.).

Thank you for helping us provide more services by promoting your local book club!