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You want to start a book club, but where do you begin? We've selected some of the best online resources available to help you form a group and select a book. Look below for information on entertaining resources, icebreakers, surviving the first meeting and suggestions for great books!

Must Reads
Bookjacket - The Namesake
The Namesake
Jhumpa Lahiri's Interpreter of Maladies established this young writer as one the most brilliant of her generation. Her stories are one of the very few debut works --


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Resources for Must Reads
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Starting a Group
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Entertaining Resources
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Icebreakers
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Moderating a Discussion
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Surviving the First Meeting
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Best Sellers
Dollar SignsBest Seller List Archives 1900-1995
Archived here are the Publisher's Weekly Best Selling Hardcover lists for 1900-1995.
Dollar SignsNew York Times Best Seller List
See the NYT best seller lists from the most recent week.
Dollar SignsABA Best Seller Lists
The American Booksellers Association provides best seller lists from member stores.
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Did You Know?
Big Ben
Set in London
According to a study of U.S. publishers there are more fiction books set in New York and London than any other cities in the world. Read the article...