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To ring in the new year, we’re offering you a new sale that ends Monday night: 25% off all discussion guides! That includes all 65+ of our PDF guides on authors from Margaret Atwood and Khaled Hosseini to Patrick deWitt and Emma Donoghue.
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Today we’re launching the new version of bookclubinabox.com!
It’s now easier than ever to buy Bookclub-in-a-Box PDF discussion guides. A registered account is no longer required — instead just click “Add to Cart” on the guide you want, then proceed to “Shopping Cart Checkout,” and complete your payment through PayPal’s secure website (credit cards are accepted through PayPal, and no registered account is required there either). Your download link will be automatically emailed to you.
To celebrate our new website, we’re offering a special sale for this week only: Buy two or more PDF discussion guides, and your entire order is 50% off!
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Spring has arrived at long last, and you can now save 25% off every one of our Bookclub-in-a-Box discussion guides, in print and PDF formats. After you begin your order on this website, just use the coupon code “SPRING” at checkout.
PDF guides: Was $6.98 Now $5.23
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This offer ends April 2 at 11:59 p.m., so take advantage of our spring sale now!
Looking for something to fill these lazy, hazy days of summer? Bookclub-in-a-Box’s Marilyn Herbert has put together our annual list of books we’ve either already read or are eager to read. Some of these are brand new, and some are older books you should really get around to if you haven’t already. Have you read any of these titles? What books are you reading this summer?
A visceral portrait of life at a crossroads, The Orenda opens with a brutal massacre and the kidnapping of the young Iroquois Snow Falls, a spirited girl with a special gift. Her captor, Bird, is an elder and one of the Huron Nation’s great warriors and statesmen. It has been years since the murder of his family, and yet they are never far from his mind. In Snow Falls, Bird recognizes the ghost of his lost daughter and sees that the girl possesses powerful magic that will be useful to him on the troubled road ahead. Bird’s people have battled the Iroquois for as long as he can remember, but both tribes now face a new, more dangerous threat from afar.
Frog Music (Emma Donaghue)
It is 1876, and San Francisco, the freewheeling “Paris of the West,” is in the fierce grip of a record-breaking heat wave and a smallpox epidemic. Through the window of a railroad saloon, a young woman called Jenny Bonnet is shot dead. The survivor, her friend Blanche Beunon, is a French burlesque dancer. Over the next three days, Blanche will risk everything to bring Jenny’s murderer to justice—if he doesn’t track her down first. The story Blanche struggles to piece together is one of free-love bohemians, desperate paupers and arrogant millionaires; of jealous men, icy women and damaged children. It’s the secret life of Jenny herself, a notorious character who breaks the law every morning by getting dressed. (more…)