Books, WIPs, + Sips

A Hooks, Books, & Wanderlust Virtual Book Club

Welcome!

Come on in and grab a seat. I hope you brought your current WIP and favorite drink! I’m so excited that you’re here and you want to find out more about this little virtual book club of ours! It had been on my mind for a while and I’m so excited that it’s finally a reality! So let me tell you all about it!

Books, WIPs, + Sips is a virtual book club that meets on Instagram Stories Live every last Tuesday of the month to discuss the book we’ve been reading, and you’re invited! Each month, a member from our yarny community will join me as a guest host and you’ll have the opportunity to get to know them a bit before we dive into the book discussion, all while enjoying a little bevy and working on one of your WIPs. Think of it as a Meet the Maker + Book Club + Sip and Stitch.

When: The Last Tuesday of Every Month at 7pm CST
Where: Instagram Stories Live
Why: Because books and yarn, duh πŸ˜‰

How It Works

During our Live, I will have a guest host join me for the ultimate post-mortem on that month’s book.  It’ll be a fun way to get to know other members of our community. We’ll play some This or That with our guest host, there will be lots of viewer interaction, I’ll give a quick synopsis of the book (without spoilers) and announce the following month’s title, then the talk is on!

We fully intend to discuss titles under the premise that everyone has read them. If you haven’t read the book being discussed, you can still join us at the beginning and I’ll always give you an advanced warning before we get into the spoiler part of the discussion. I certainly don’t want to ruin anything for you!

If you miss the meeting or finished the book and want to catch up, I will post replays on my IGTV and YouTube channel. In the captions/descriptions, I will always post the next month’s book as well, so you don’t have to worry about missing a thing!

I will post my spoiler-free review of the book here on my blog usually about a week before the Live, which will re-confirm the details of the next meeting.

Currently Reading

Each new book pick and meeting date is announced at the beginning of each meeting. Here’s where you can find the current month’s book pick info:

  • On Instagram
    • In my profile, below my picture, next to “BW+S”
    • In my IGTV Books, WIPs, + Sips Series, the caption of the IGTV replay of last month’s live
  • On YouTube, in my Books, WIPs, + Sips Playlist, View Full Playlist, in the description of the replay of last month’s live
  • Here on the blog, on my Welcome page, scroll down to Books, WIPs, + Sips
  • Sign up for my email newsletter here and select “Books” as one of your interests.

Be sure to sign up for my newsletter and select Books as one of your interests so you don’t miss announcements there either. When my spoiler-free review goes live on the blog, I’ll send out an email reminder about a week before we go Live so that you still have time to read it if you hadn’t started it yet. I’ll also send out another reminder email the morning of the Live to make sure you don’t miss it! πŸ™‚

Previous Book Picks

Whether you’re looking for a good read or want to view past lives, you can always catch the replays linked in their respective posts here on the blog! Replays are posted on IGTV and YouTube as their own series/playlist, or you can get to them from my spoiler-free reviews here on the blog. If you would like to see what books have been BWSBC picks, click below!

Bring your WIP and something to sip, then get ready to dish! I can’t wait to see you there!

xx

P.S. Think you might like to join me as a co-host sometime? Click the button below to volunteer as tribute…I mean volunteer to guest-host.  I’ll pull from this pool of people first when looking for volunteers.


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