Events

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What: 10 Things You Want to Know About Literary Awards
When: October 6 at 7 pm ET
Details:
While it’s absolutely possible to have a vibrant reading life without knowing the ins and outs of book awards, it is fun to know what kinds of works get recognized, and why, which lists to pay attention to if you like a certain style, genre, or section of the bookstore. (This is a Modern Mrs Darcy Book Club event. Events are available as replays for members who cannot attend live.)

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What: Join Us for Journaling
When: October 14 at 4 pm ET
Details:
Do you ever get behind on logging your books or engaging in some reflective reviews? Join Shannan and Ginger for an hour of attending to the business of the reading life. Bring your reading intentions, book journal, and your calendar. We’ll chat for just a few minutes, and then take time to catch up on any book journaling quietly together. (This is a Modern Mrs Darcy Book Club event.)

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What: WSIRN Trivia Night
When: October 20 at 7 pm ET
Details:
Prepare your inner literary nerd for the first ever What Should I Read Next Trivia Night! We’re thrilled to offer this fun bookish event for our marvelous What Should I Read Next Patreon community. We would love to have you join us. More information here. May the trivia odds be ever in your favor!

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What: Confess Your Literary Sins
When: October 22 at 1 pm ET
Details:
Come ready to share something fun and bibliotherapeutic (that is a word, right?) in the name of bookish camaraderie (and sometimes, commiseration). Inspired by Anne’s essay collection, I’d Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life, containing an essay titled Confess Your Literary Sins, it feels so much better—and is so much more fun—to get these secrets out into the open. (This is Modern Mrs Darcy Book Club event is a member meetup so you will be on camera.)

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What: Live discussion with Hala Alyan
When:
October 27 at 1 pm ET
Details:
Time for our Modern Mrs Darcy Book Club discussion of The Arsonists’ City with author Hala Alyan! (Events are available as replays for members who cannot attend live.)

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What: 10 Hallmarks of a Great Book Club Experience
When: November 1 at 7 pm ET
Details:
More details to come. (This is a Modern Mrs Darcy Book Club event. Events are available as replays for members who cannot attend live.)

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What: Live discussion with Alissa Wilkinson
When:
November 15 at 1 pm ET
Details:
Time for our Modern Mrs Darcy Book Club discussion of Salty: Lessons on Eating, Drinking, and Living from Revolutionary Women with Alissa Wilkinson! (Events are available as replays for members who cannot attend live.)

Stay at Home Book Tour

A series of online events modeled after book tour events that are typically held in independent bookstores for authors whose book tours were disrupted because of the coronavirus. We record all of our Stay at Home Book Tour events, so you can watch them on-demand. Click here to learn more and watch event replays.