Tag: book clubs

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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Finding friends in the middle of nowhere

Published: January 3, 2011 | Last Updated: September 11, 2016 By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

How do you find friends if you live in the middle of nowhere?

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Bonding when things go bad

Published: February 3, 2009 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | Reply Continue Reading

Updated February 25, 2009 To read an update on the DABA girls who seem to have "exaggerated" their story to the New York Times, see this post in Newsweek.   Whether the “excuse” is a book group, cooking club, or knitting circle—women characteristically gravitate towards one another not only to share interests but also to […]

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Women who bicker over books

Published: December 9, 2008 | Last Updated: December 9, 2008 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

A recent article in the New York Times, Fought Over Any Good Books Lately?, by Joanne Kaufman recounted the story of a woman, named Jocelyn Bowie, who was invited to join a book club shortly after she moved back to Indiana. She had hoped she could find a sisterhood of women in the group with […]

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