Tag: book club

How to handle a know-it-all

Published: December 4, 2015 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A reader asks for advice on handling a know-it-all in her new book club.

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Book group friends: Are they real friends?

Published: July 29, 2015 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A woman questions her friendships with book group members, resigns from the book club, and worries whether she did the right thing.

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Two close friends in the same book club cut their ties

Published: July 3, 2015 | Last Updated: July 7, 2015 By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

How do you handle a breakup when you’re in the same book club?

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An author’s love letter to Selma’s Book Group

Published: March 1, 2010 | Last Updated: March 1, 2010 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Dear Cousin Sel, It was so much fun chatting with your fourth-Thursday-of the-month book group over the squawk box last week. Every author is thrilled to be invited to talk to a book group even though we realize it’s never just about our book. It’s also an excuse for busy women to get together, relax, […]

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A friend poached one too many times

Published: December 8, 2009 | Last Updated: May 14, 2020 By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

QUESTION Dear Dr. Levine,   I’m a mom of two girls, ages five and nine. I met another mom at the playground in May and we hit it off quite well, though my 5-year-old was a little slow to warm up to her 5-year-old. Since she and her family had just moved, she had not […]

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