Book Club Review: The Art of Racing in the Rain

Written by Kristin Oakley

The In Print Writers as Readers Book Club found “The Art of Racing in the Rain” by Garth Stein to be a quick read. Three of our members thoroughly enjoyed the book while two were indifferent. One thought the book was predictable and had a hard time connecting with the characters.

We discussed many aspects of Stein’s writing including point of view, metaphors and philosophical sayings, characterization, and description and plot development. Continue reading “Book Club Review: The Art of Racing in the Rain”

A Discussion of “The Language of Flowers”

womens_book_clubHave you ever read a really good book or managed to finish a really bad one and wanted to talk about it, dissect it and figure out what makes it work or what doesn’t? Several fellow writers and I felt the same way, so we formed the 1st Tuesday Book Discussion Group. Our intent is to learn and share with fellow writers.

We meet once a month. Take a guess when……go ahead, guess……..you got it! The first Tuesday of the month! You are just so clever. Continue reading “A Discussion of “The Language of Flowers””