YWP Book Club
This is the official YWP book club page. We will start reading our first book, Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart together on July 24th. We will be reading the book from July 24th to August 16th! We will have weekly activities and live discussions. Click the LIVE DISCUSSION tab and "View" to participate in a live discussion.
From July 24th - August 16th, the YWP Book Club will be reading Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart. Click VIEW to see a blurb about the book and author, the reading schedule, and a list of library locations where you can find the book.
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CLICK VIEW to enter a live chatroom to talk about books. This month we are reading Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart. Talk about the novel instantly with your friends here.
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Week one will extend from July 24th to July 30th. We will be reading chapters 1 -7 (read through seven) of Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart. The activities have been posted. Let’s start reading and talking about the book!
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Week two will extend from July 31st to August 6th. We will be reading chapters 8 - 13 (read through thirteen) of Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart. The activities have been POSTED! Time to read, and time to talk books!
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Week three will extend from August 7th to August 12th. We will be reading chapters 14 - 19 (read through nineteen) of Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart. The activities have been POSTED! Time to read!
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Week four (the end of the novel) will extend from August 13th to August 16th. We will be reading the rest of the book (chapter 20 to the end) of Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart. The activities have been POSTED.
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We need to find a book for the Book Club to read for July/August! Click RESPOND if you have a book you'd like to recommend to the group. You can carry out individualized discussions in the comment section beside your post, or in the LIVE BOOK CHAT or in the Shoutbox column on this Main YWP Book Club page.
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The YWP Book Club will start reading Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart on July 24th. Each month, we all vote on a book to read together as a community, and this is what you picked for July/August! There will be discussions, activities, and even writing prompts based on the book we are reading posted every Monday. At the end of the month, we will have a party here at the YWP office! Come sit in our comfy chairs, or live stream in to talk about the end of the book (we will have snacks).
We will take four weeks to read each book. You will see new activities posted each week based on the section of the book we read. There will always be a live chatroom open to discuss the book. Talk to each other, share your thoughts! We will be reading Some Kind of Courage from July 24th to August 16th. Start a conversation about books with other YWP users by clicking the Discussion tab and VIEW to enter a live chat. You can also click the title of someone's post and comment beside their post OR LEAVE AN AUDIO comment to extend a conversation over time.
There will always be a place on this page to share book recommendations. Click RESPOND on the Recommendation tab to share a book you like (or click View for additional suggestions and then RESPOND). We will use these recommendations to pick our book every month.
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