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Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs Part 3: Your Questions Answered

What actually happens at a book club meeting?
Do I need to like classic/scholarly literature to join a book club?
What if I can’t think of anything to say about the book?

In this final part of Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs, I will be answering some common FAQs about joining a book club… Continue reading Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs Part 3: Your Questions Answered

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Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs Q&A

Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs: Q&A

Wondering if joining a book club is right for you? Not sure what actually happens at a book club meeting? Want to know more about my personal experiences or just book clubs in general?

Here’s your chance to get some answers! Continue reading Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs: Q&A

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Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs Part 2: Finding Your Perfect Book Club

Welcome to my new feature Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs, in which I will do my best to answer all of the questions you may have about joining a book club. Why take part? Where can you find one? What actually happens at a book club meeting? Do you have to be a scholar of high-brow literature to be welcome?

This week I will:

1. Suggest some ways to find book clubs in your area

2. Give you some things to consider when looking for a book club to suit you Continue reading Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs Part 2: Finding Your Perfect Book Club

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Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs Part 1: Reasons to Join a Book Club

Welcome to my new feature Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs, in which I will do my best to answer all of the questions you may have about joining a book club. Why take part? Where can you find one? What actually happens at a book club meeting? Do you have to be a scholar of high-brow literature to be welcome?

This week I will be sharing my top 7 reasons to join a book club… Continue reading Ultimate Guide to Book Clubs Part 1: Reasons to Join a Book Club

100 Followers & Share Your Blog!

Miscellany Pages has now reached 100 followers! I never expected this when I decided to try and write a book review a year-and-a-bit ago. Thank you to everyone who has supported the blog so far, I appreciate you very much! I started a book blog simply because I thought it would look good on my university application, without realising how much I would become immersed … Continue reading 100 Followers & Share Your Blog!

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Dunsinane by David Greig: Raw, Atmospheric Shakespeare Sequel

Rating: 4 stars

Category: Play

Synopsis: Macbeth, the Scottish tyrant, has been defeated and King Malcolm placed on the throne. However, Scotland’s woes are far from over. With an English army placed at Dunsinane to protect Malcolm from dissenters, all sides are wary and loyalties only tentative. The possibility of peace is called into question as citizens and foreigners alike struggle to navigate this strange and unforgiving land. Continue reading Dunsinane by David Greig: Raw, Atmospheric Shakespeare Sequel

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Skin and Other Stories by Roald Dahl: Dark, Quirky and Joyfully-Written Short Story Collection

Rating: 3 stars

Category: Short Stories

Synopsis: Roald Dahl is most famous for his children’s books, including Matilda and Charlie and The Chocolate Factory. However, Skin and Other Stories is a lesser-known short story collection aimed at an older audience. Managing to be both unsettling and entertaining at the same time, this diverse collection will transport readers to strange new places with each tale… Continue reading Skin and Other Stories by Roald Dahl: Dark, Quirky and Joyfully-Written Short Story Collection