Stuck on ideas for what books to read? Prizewinners often offer a lot of depth and allow for fascinating discussions. Bestsellers can generate a lot of buzz with your members, and encourage high attendance at your meetings.
General Book Awards:
many of these include multiple awards in their categories, including fiction, nonfiction, and juvenile titles
Agatha Award (traditional mystery)
Edgar Allen Poe Award (mystery)
Hugo Awards (Science Fiction or Fantasy)
Nebula Awards (Science Fiction or Fantasy)
Christy Awards (Christian Fiction)
RITA Awards (Romance)
Spur Awards (Western)
Bram Stoker Awards (Horror)
Newbery Medal (Children’s Literature)
Michael L. Prinz Award (Young Adult Literature)
This is part of the Booked: Reading Together series. Throughout October, I’m writing all about book clubs.
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