Book Group Links

Chelmsford Public Library Reading Groups

Online Book Clubs

  • ReadersCircle.org - online directory for book clubs and reading groups of all kinds, serving the US, Canada, and Australia
  • Goodreads - online community to share book recommendations amongst friends and keep track of what you've read

Book Group Resources

  • LitLovers.com - Provides resources for avid readers and book clubs alike including Reading Group Activities, Suggestions for Leading a Book Club Discussion, Guides for How to Start a Children's Book Club, and Menu Ideas for Starting a Book Club
  • The National Book Critics Circle - Founded in 1974 and consisting of 700+ book reviewers, this site elects top books in 5 general categories and also has links to other relevant book review websites
  • Bookdaily.com - Read the first chapter of any book for free in your email

How to Start a Book Group & Reading Group Guides

  • Reading Group Choices - the web site for the publishers of Reading Group Choices, an annual offering, with commentary, of good books for discussion