5 of the Very Best Places to Read in Melbourne
Books & Places July 8th, 2020

5 of the Very Best Places to Read in Melbourne

A city with an exceptionally high student population, you are more than likely to come across people carrying books everywhere in Melbourne. Add to that the amalgamation of distinct cultures through its diverse residents, and it’s no wonder that Melbourne is a world-renowned literary destination worth exploring.
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Raghav Modi
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Upcoming AMA : Award-Winning Author Lois Lowry
News & AMAs July 7th, 2020

Upcoming AMA : Award-Winning Author Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry is an award-winning American writer credited with more than thirty children's and young adult books. The two time Newbery Medal Winner will be taking questions inside the WSIRN Community on July 23rd at 5 pm PST (8 pm EST).
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Raza Adil
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Upcoming AMA : NYT Best-Selling Author William Kent Krueger
News & AMAs July 6th, 2020

Upcoming AMA : NYT Best-Selling Author William Kent Krueger

William Kent Krueger is the author of the New York Times bestselling Cork O’Connor mystery series. His work has received the Edgar Award, Macavity Award, multiple Anthony, Barry, and Dilys Awards, and has been translated into 20+ languages. He will be joining the WSIRN Community for an Ask Me Anything! on July 16th at 5 pm PST (8 pm EST).
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Raza Adil
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Bookstores in Edinburgh – 6 Magical Escapes for Book Lovers
Books & Places July 6th, 2020

Bookstores in Edinburgh – 6 Magical Escapes for Book Lovers

A UNESCO City of Literature and the location for the world-famous Edinburgh International Book Festival, the Scottish capital is a destination that needs to be on every book lovers bucket list. Home to noted authors such as Ian Rankin, Alexander McCall Smith, Alanna Knight, and many more, the city is a cultural melting pot that attracts readers and writers wanting to bask in Edinburgh's literary heritage. Adding to the allure of the town are the many bookstores in Edinburgh that promise a magical escape packed with unusual finds in enchanting surroundings.
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Raghav Modi
Raghav Modi Writer
Kamal Ravikant is doing an AMA with WSIRN!
News & AMAs July 4th, 2020

Kamal Ravikant is doing an AMA with WSIRN!

Kamal Ravikant is a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, investor, and author of the bestselling books, Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends On It, Rebirth, and Live Your Truth. Kamal will be joining us for an AMA on July 9th at 5 pm Pacific Time (8 pm Eastern Time).
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Raza Adil
Raza Adil Writer
   Book Club Etiquette – Read Before Your First Book Club Meet
Hobbies, Reading Tips July 2nd, 2020

Book Club Etiquette – Read Before Your First Book Club Meet

As a member, it is your responsibility to follow book club etiquette above and beyond the club’s basic rules. By maintaining the correct book club etiquette, you can help keep the meeting’s focus on reading and discussing books, creating an environment that is nurturing and filled with bookish enthusiasm.
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Raghav Modi
Raghav Modi Writer
Tips on How to Host a Book Club Meet
Reading Tips, Hobbies July 1st, 2020

Tips on How to Host a Book Club Meet

To make your book club meet memorable and successful, keep the following points in mind when planning your event.
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Raghav Modi
Raghav Modi Writer
 5 Must-Read Japanese Thriller Novels

5 Must-Read Japanese Thriller Novels

Carrying an almost zen-like aura about them, Japanese thriller books will surprise you, with their ingenuity, boldness, occasional goriness, and high levels of suspense that genuinely make them unmissable reads.
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Raghav Modi
Raghav Modi Writer
AMA Transcript of our chat with Peng Shepherd
News & AMAs, AMA Transcripts June 29th, 2020

AMA Transcript of our chat with Peng Shepherd

Novelist Peng Shepherd joined us for an AMA on June 24th. We talked to Peng about her debut novel The Book of M, her upcoming work The Cartographers, her writing routine, as well as aspects of the creative process she loves and dreads. Here is the entire transcript of the event.
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Raza Adil
Raza Adil Writer
 Must-Visit Destinations When Searching for the Best Place to Read in Sydney
Books & Places June 29th, 2020

Must-Visit Destinations When Searching for the Best Place to Read in Sydney

If you are on the lookout for the best place to read in Sydney, while several bookstores provide comfort to readers, there exist distinct destinations that double up as perfect spots for bookworms to escape this world for a few moments and dive straight into a treasured novel.
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Raghav Modi
Raghav Modi Writer

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