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Running book discussion groups : a how-to-do-it manual

Author: Lauren Zina John
Publisher: New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, ©2006.
Series: How-to-do-it manuals for libraries, no. 147.
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Author John, a librarian, book reviewer, writer, and experienced book-group leader, believes in the power of good book groups. Her book provides a detailed step-by-step guide to the tasks and responsibilities librarians are likely to encounter as book-group leaders conducting booktalks both on-site and online. Containing chapters on launching and running successful book-discussion groups; guides to 11 titles  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
John, Lauren Zina.
Running book discussion groups.
New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, ©2006
(OCoLC)607752769
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Zina John
ISBN: 1555705421 9781555705428
OCLC Number: 63108330
Description: xiii, 250 pages ; 28 cm.
Contents: How to launch a successful book discussion group --
How to run a successful book discussion group --
Ten guaranteed crowd-pleasing book discussions --
Resources for book discussion groups.
Series Title: How-to-do-it manuals for libraries, no. 147.
Responsibility: Lauren Zina John.
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Shows how to build, improve, and maintain book discussion groups. This manual also discusses planning, publicity, facilitating discussions, programming techniques, and assessment. Advice on  Read more...

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