Are you a member of a book club?

@YesWay (3447)
October 10, 2017 1:07am CST
I love to read and I read a lot. But I have never joined a book club. I'm not sure I would enjoy having to read this particular book by his particular date. Although meeting up to chat about it after would be fun I don't know anyone who is part of a book club either or I might give it a try Have you ever been part of one?
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@shubhu3 (20962)
• New Delhi, India
10 Oct 17
I am also not. Yet I love to read books.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@shubhu3 What are you reading at the moment?
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@shubhu3 (20962)
• New Delhi, India
10 Oct 17
@YesWay Yesterday I saw a book Pilgrimage by Paulo Coelho. I liked the plot so have started reading the same. Which one are you reading currently?
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@marlina (79588)
• Canada
10 Oct 17
@shubhu3 I love reading too, but do not want to belong to a book club.
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@LadyDuck (181864)
• Switzerland
10 Oct 17
I joined a book club years ago, but then I stopped. I was not interested to read only the books they proposed.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@ladyduck Yes I think that would be my problem. Then I wouldn't read the book but I would have to pretend I did and it would be like being back at school again
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@LadyDuck (181864)
• Switzerland
10 Oct 17
@YesWay That was my feeling, I like to be free.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@LadyDuck Yep - I have enough people at work telling me what to do, I don't need any more
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@dodoazo (21584)
• Philippines
10 Oct 17
I registered in GoodReads. There are selected books to be read. However, there's a fee forba book you want to read. I discontinue it. I want to ebooks for free.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@dodoazo Yes I am on GoodReads too I think it's fair enough to pay for books isn't it?
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@dodoazo (21584)
• Philippines
10 Oct 17
@YesWay Yes and has some better books to select from.
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@YesWay (3447)
11 Oct 17
@dodoazo Ah that is good then
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@Marty1 (36847)
• Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
10 Oct 17
I am going back to my book club from the library. If i don't like the book to get it read, or if i don't go that month! i am going for sure October 28 the next meeting of the club! I am starting to read more, but for awhile I wasn't reading that quickly and not getting many books finished. I do love to read and look forward to reading each day.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@marty2 Yay! I hope they pick a good book for you!
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@Marty1 (36847)
• Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
10 Oct 17
@YesWay Yes, it is called The before girl but forget off hand of who wrote it? It is pretty good so far! i am excietd about going! It has been awhile!
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@Marty1 I hope you have a lovely time
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@allen0187 (34147)
• Philippines
11 Oct 17
No, not yet but I'm planning on joining one.
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@YesWay (3447)
11 Oct 17
@allen0187 I hope you find a good one
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@allen0187 (34147)
• Philippines
14 Oct 17
@YesWay thanks.
@YesWay (3447)
14 Oct 17
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@JudyEv (136523)
• Bunbury, Australia
10 Oct 17
I belonged to a book club once and I did enjoy it.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@judyev How many of you were in it?
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@JudyEv (136523)
• Bunbury, Australia
10 Oct 17
@YesWay We had about 8 at each meeting.
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@YesWay (3447)
11 Oct 17
@JudyEv That's quite a nice size group I think
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@JohnRoberts (64862)
• Los Angeles, California
10 Oct 17
No, I have not. I am my own book club!
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@johnroberts Haha - sometimes the best clubs only have one member
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@marlina (79588)
• Canada
10 Oct 17
@YesWay My husband and I are our own book club.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@marlina Yes that is good haha
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@dpk262006 (56521)
• Delhi, India
10 Oct 17
I have Kindle e-book reader and I buy and read books over there.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@dpk26006 Do you prefer to read on kindle ?
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@dpk262006 (56521)
• Delhi, India
11 Oct 17
@YesWay Yes, since I bought Kindle reader, I enjoy reading on it. One could read even in dark.
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@YesWay (3447)
11 Oct 17
@dpk262006 I do see the advantage of being able to do that!
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@JustBhem (44097)
• Davao, Philippines
10 Oct 17
Nope, never but I want to try someday. I couldn't find anything here.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@justbhem Good luck with finding a good club
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@JustBhem (44097)
• Davao, Philippines
10 Oct 17
@YesWay I hope so. Thanks.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
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@LeaPea2417 (22358)
• Toccoa, Georgia
11 Oct 17
Yes, I was a member of a book club many years ago, but not now.
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@YesWay (3447)
11 Oct 17
@leapea2417 Was it lots of fun?
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@MALUSE (44566)
• Uzbekistan
10 Oct 17
Oh no, not for me. I'm an avid reader but I find the books I read myself. I don't want anyone's suggestion.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@maluse Yes that seems to be the general feeling here
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@JESSY3236 (7532)
• United States
10 Oct 17
no I haven't. I had once thought about joining one.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@jessy3236 Me too
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@prashu228 (25501)
• India
10 Oct 17
No ,i am not a member. I am not reading anything these days
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@prashu228 What, never ?
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@marlina (79588)
• Canada
10 Oct 17
No, never been a member of a book club. No interest in it.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@marlina Fair enough
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• Japan
10 Oct 17
I love to read, but not what others tell me to. We have to be in a book club at work sometimes and it is always a book about education or child psychology.
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@petatonicsca I would worry that I would lose my love of reading if I was told what to read
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@kepweng (19124)
• Waikoloa, Hawaii
10 Oct 17
maybe i want to be registered in that club
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@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@kepweng Yes maybe
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@sishy7 (27594)
• Australia
10 Oct 17
No, but I don't really like to read books that much anyway...
@YesWay (3447)
10 Oct 17
@sishy7 Ah yes probably not for you then!!
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