I’m happy to introduce our 16th Virtual Book Club pick.
Our Next Virtual Book Club Selection is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: A Novel by Taylor Jenkins Reid
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Why We Selected The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
As usual, we put this to a vote in our Virtual Book Club Facebook Group. I recently finished listening to the audiobook, Daisy Jones and the Six, by the same author and have had this book on my TBR (to-be-read) list ever since.
This author creates such well-developed and believable characters that after reading her work, people often search to see if the stories actually happened. They’re not real.
Author Taylor Jenkins Reid partly based this book upon Ava Gardner’s memoir. Check out Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations here. I also found this Vanity Fair article fascinating and reminiscent of the relationship between Evelyn and Monique.
Check out my free downloadable Book Club Questions for “The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo” at the end of this blog post!
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What is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo About?
Evelyn Hugo, an aging Hollywood starlet chooses an unknown journalist to tell her life story, filled with all sorts of ups, downs, and scandals. For more about this book, you can read about it here.
How to Participate in the Virtual Book Club
1. Join our Facebook Group
2. RSVP to the Event
If you’re already a member of our group, you’ll automatically get invited to events.
It’s important to RSVP, even if you’re a maybe. You will get a reminder before the event. You can even add the Event to your calendar.
The discussion will take place inside the Event, within the discussion section.
3. What happens if I miss the Event?
The Event will have a start and stop time but you can still pop in at any time, even months later, to discuss.
CLICK STRAIGHT TO THE EVENT & RSVP BELOW:
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Participate in the Book Club, Plus a Chance to Win Prizes
Once you join our Facebook Group, read the rules on how to participate in the Virtual Book Club. We will award points for participation. With these points, you will be entered into a lottery where you can win (1) the next book club pick or an Amazon gift card for equivalent value or (2) a mystery prize inspired by something in the book, up to a $100 value.
After our last book club discussion of The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell, one lucky winner won a gift inspired by the book:
- Red Devil Hot Sauce: the main character, Sam, is bullied for his red “devil boy” eyes
- MantraBand: his mother believes everything is God’s will and never gives up her faith
- Sunglasses: Sam grows up to become an ophthalmologist
The second winner won a copy of this book, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo.
BOOK CLUB DISCUSSION QUESTIONS FOR THE SEVEN HUSBANDS OF EVELYN HUGO
Don’t want to join us virtually? Use these questions with your own Book Club!