Support Arden’s Book Club (Kickstart Link)

I created a kickstart crowdsourcing campaign to ask you, my readers, to help Arden’s Book Club to expand to reach more readers. Giving to the campaign will enable me to purchase more books, contact more authors, and attend book festivals (which tends to lead to even more book and author contact). Many have asked why I buyContinue reading “Support Arden’s Book Club (Kickstart Link)”

May 9, 2016 WBTV Segment

I featured young adult books on WBTV May 9. Honestly, young adult fiction boasts the most riveting, courageous stories of any fiction I ever read. It’s always hard to narrow it down to three. Jennifer Niven, Laura Ruby, and Neal Shusterman got the nod this week. All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven Bone GapContinue reading “May 9, 2016 WBTV Segment”

Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

There’s always two sides to every story. We know that… But, what happens when the cover’s lifted and we live life with one side of that story? And, what if that side shows us the story of the kid sister of a teenager who’s been sent to prison for crippling a boy during a drunk drivingContinue reading “Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen”

Online Book Club? Yep. We’re Doing It!

Hi! I’m Arden Mac, your friendly book reviewer. I read lots. Analyze lots. Convene some. I thought it’d be cool to put all of these actions together to form Arden’s Book Club, the ABC’s of connecting book lovers. I want you to join the club! Just so you know I’m legit, I’ll offer a bit aboutContinue reading “Online Book Club? Yep. We’re Doing It!”