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Why Book Clubs Aren't Really My Thing - The Literary Phoenix
I am such a solitary reader. I feel like that’s a fair thing to be? After all, unless you’re reading aloud in a circle or recording and audiobook or something equally fantastic, it’s so much lovelier to dig into a novel in a quiet corner so you can really immerse yourself. And you know what else I really love? Picking my own books. For about a year, I agreed to join a friend’s book club at work. It was a small group that eventually dwindled out. Our biggest problem? We had one girl who liked romance, one who liked NYT …