And classrooms in Minneapolis and Philadelphia video-chat with students in Ghana during their virtual book club
that covers both American and African authors.
This neat virtual book club
lets you choose from a big collection of some 300,000 books, which you can then share and discuss with friends and other users.
Using social media savvy--and a little bit of chutzpah--Fitzpatrick used Twitter and a virtual book club
to land her most famous client: Guy Kawasaki, author, international thought leader and chief evangelist to such companies as Google and Apple.
Librarian Joyce Valenza taps students to upload photos of Springfield life, including coverage of sports and school clubs events to the library's page and Pinterest board--the latter of which is tagged, "A collage of school culture." Student artwork is also archived on the library site, because, says Valenza, "The library curates student life and the students helped do it." Students set up Skype sessions with authors and poets through their virtual book club
; they lead discussions during town-wide community reading events; they organize poetry slams; they post their school projects to the library's website in a Student Project Guide.
A VIRTUAL book club
for young people was launched at Cardiff Central Library last week.
The Google Android-powered device includes social reading service Pulse, which lets users interact in a virtual book club
. Feb 16, 2012
"With SocialBooks, you have a rolling, virtual book club
. Imagine reading a book such as 'The Prince' by Machiavelli and sharing your thoughts about passages relative to current political issues.
Earlier suggestions to set up a virtual book club
have been met by a similar lack of public response.
For that reason, The Register-Guard's virtual book club
(www.registerguard.com/blogs/books) invites you to participate online in a `chapter a day' discussion beginning with Chapter 1 on Saturday, Feb.
VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB
: Have we lost our way since Brown v.
A NEW virtual book club
for young people launches at Cardiff Central Library this week.
As always, our virtual book club
will be reading over the shoulders of an actual, local book group.