‘Exclusive’: Live From the Plano Book Club with Mari Madison

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Sandi Shilhanek | Is It Just About The Decorations?

Wednesday night the DFWTea Readers met at my house for our annual Halloween dinner. I know that I’ve blogged about the group and the fun ...

Sara Reyes | What’s a book club?

Book club dynamics. Hmm, interesting topic. This past Wednesday I realized we've been meeting at my house for four years. A long time but ...

Sara Reyes | Book Signings and Elvis

The new year is here and book signings are starting to happen...I spent a whole day entering the local signings at our Book Club's web site. We ...

Sara Reyes | Search for the Best Books in 2008

Our book club assignment is to list the best book we've read in 2008 -- so far -- because one of our members is trying to put together a list to ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Trying a New Author

This last Wednesday our book dinner group got together. As always is there any better way to forget the horrors of the day job than by getting ...

Sara Reyes | Do You GLOM?

The decorations at our back!Originally uploaded by freshfictionYikes, it's Saturday and I'm supposed to blog if I can't find a fill-in. So, ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Series

For the last couple of weeks I’ve been reading the Bakery Sisters Trilogy by Susan Mallery. People who know me best know that I love connected ...

Sara Reyes | Author Stalking

AJ Jacobs and Gwen ReyesOriginally uploaded by freshfictionThere are a few authors every reader follows as avidly as the film buff follows an ...

Sara Reyes | Waiting for Ike..

Saturday is my day to blog to tell you all about my week's adventures...well, unfortunately, living in North Texas for the past few days we've ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Friday Nights are For Book Friends!

Sara of Fresh Fiction fame thinks I can write a column while I on the other hand am not as certain, but decided that if she was going to be ...

Janet Evanovich … the FEARLESS FOURTEEN Signing

Janet Evanovich and SandiOriginally uploaded by freshfictionDFW Tea does group activities ... such as dinner together and a signing excursion. ...

The Reader and the Book Club…

Book clubs are HOT HOT HOT now and I know why! If you find a good one, it's more than just a time to discuss books and find reading "soul ...

Book Club Rewind – Susan Wiggs

Susan Wiggs was the Plano (Texas) book club's author for our April get together. I was really looking forward to this month's call because I had ...

A new year in books…What’s your reading resolve?

New Year's is a day of reflection and recovery in some cases and most certainly resolutions. Here are a few I've heard from family, friends, ...

Book Club Rewind – Jerrilyn Farmer

Our book club author for September was Jerrilyn Farmer and with a book entitled The Flaming Luau of Death how could tropical not be the them for ...

Book Club Rewind – Robyn Carr

Well once again, I forgot to bring my notepad and pen with me to the book club dinner table. I did have it with me....just not at the table when ...

Robyn Carr | Plano Book Club August 2007 Guest

Meeting with reader groups and bookclubs has been my favorite thing for a long time, and when I had more time I belonged to two bookclubs of my ...

Book Club Rewind – Linda Conrad

Linda Conrad, proud mama of a new Bichon Frise puppy, joined us over the phone last night for our book club chat. She is currently living in the ...

Plano Book Club – Note from this month’s author, Linda Conrad

Man, how I love reading good books! And geez, how I hate finishing one! If it’s a really good book that hooks me into the characters’ lives, ...