NNY Living launches book club

wild-by-cheryl-strayed-a-trail-of-tears_articleimageNNY Living magazine is launching a book club. For our inaugural edition, to be published in our December/January issue, we are soliciting input on the memoir Wild by Cheryl Strayed. If you would like to participate, please email nnyliving@wdt.net with a two to three sentence review of the book for possible publication. We’re looking to publish brief reviews in your words, either positive or negative. Please call Leah, 661-2381, for more information or with any questions.

Wild tells Cheryl Strayed’s story as she embarks on a journey of healing her body and soul following the death of her mother by hiking more than 1,000 miles on the Pacific Crest Trail from California to Washington state.

Book lovers launch Web-based book club

A new book club open to anyone with Internet access recently debuted. “Unbound: A Book Club” allows readers to participate from anywhere in the world. Club members read and discuss books together online and learn how to moderate and participate in a live book clubs.

Moderators Betsy Cherepko, an Army wife who is moving from Spain to Texas, Maureen Cean, a grant writer, and Katie Stokes, a freelance writer and creator of the blog www.nnylife.com, are avid readers and writers. [Read more…]