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Get young readers interested in history!

My interest in history began in grade school with an Ohio history notebook in fifth grade.(It was embarrassing to see it in a recent clean-out of "old stuff").Later trips to Indian Mounds and the Campus Martius Museum in Marietta, Ohio, fueledmy eagerness. Now I write historical fiction for young readers--an excellent path to grabbingthe interest of the young students of today.Historical fiction takes readers on a journey back in time so they see, hear, smell, and feel whatit was like to live…See More
Feb 15

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Get young readers interested in history!

Posted on February 15, 2017 at 4:05pm 0 Comments

My interest in history began in grade school with an Ohio history notebook in fifth grade.

(It was embarrassing to see it in a recent clean-out of "old stuff").

Later trips to Indian Mounds and the Campus Martius Museum in Marietta, Ohio, fueled

my eagerness. Now I write historical fiction for young readers--an excellent path to grabbing

the interest of the young students of today.

Historical fiction takes readers on a journey back in time so they see,…

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At 6:33am on August 10, 2017, Nora St.Laurent said…

WELCOME TO TBCN Where Book Fun Begins!

 

We’ve Up-dated our information letter to help you better navigate our site.

 

We’re glad you’re here!! Here are ways you can get involved…

 

  1. STARTING a HUGE KINDLE GIVEAWAY Contest in SEPTEMBER. On the Front page, you can see the Kindle HD 8 the authors are giving away. To ENTER you MUST JOIN the AUTHORS Groups that are giving away the KINDLES. I’ll Be telling you who they are soon. TELL your FRIENDS! (they must be a member of TBCN to participate)
  2. MONTHLY GIVEAWAYS – To Enter Drawings you Must JOIN the Author’s group. It’s Easy. Click on the author name. (you can see the GROUPS on the left-hand side on the Front page of TBCN. The group will come up. CLICK the Join button (upper right-hand side). Now you are in. THEN you can check out what the author is offering for the month. It’s anything from a gift cards to books and everything in-between.  You can START Entering the Drawing the Third MONDAY NIGHT of the month at the “Live” Chat. We meet each month for 30 minutes. Catch up, talking about what’s on our minds, giveaway coffee and kick off the giveaways for that month. If your name is drawn for a book you can post the review on the author page and Post your review pasting it in the comment box and hitting ADD REPLY.
  3. “Live” Chat is held at TBCN on the Third Monday night of the month. You are not required to be there to participate in the Giveaway events. It’s just a fun time to catch up with members talk about chocolate, the book they just read, movie they saw and give away a pound yummy coffee. The time we start is 8 pm Eastern Standard Time. If you need more information please contact me nora@bookfunmagazine.com 
  4. ARE YOU A BOOK CLUB? Book Club Leader? SET UP a Book Club Page for your group. Post the books your group has read or will be reading this year it will help other book club know what book worked for your meeting. It’s helpful for other groups to know how it went.  Post pictures of book events. Hold your book meeting online. Ask the author to join you! Be creative. We also have lots of book ideas for your group.
  5. If you’ve read a book by an author that’s listed here. We’d love for you to post your review and tell us where else you’ve posted it. Just go to the authors page, Click on the title of the book and Post your review pasting it in the comment box and hitting ADD REPLY.
  6. JOIN TBCN on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/TheBookClubNetworkBookStore
  7. PERSONAL TOUR of TBCN Check out the NEW Members Orientation Video. http://www.bookfun.org/group/new-member-orientation
  8. Need Prayer put your prayer request here http://www.bookfun.org/group/official-tbcn-prayer-gropu

 

On behalf of Fred and Nora St. Laurent, CEO of The Book Club Network, we are thrilled you’re here!!

 

And, on behalf of the Christian Authors Network, we hope you’ll join the conversation on the CAN page -- http://www.bookfun.org/group/canandfriends

 

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Nora St. Laurent at nora@bookfunmagazine.com

I’m excited about the book fun we are going to have together!

 

At 5:37pm on February 12, 2017, Kathy Harris said…

Hi, Karen! WELCOME TO TBCN Where Book Fun Begins!

 

We’re glad you’re here!! Here are ways you can get involved…

 

1. MONTHLY BOOK NOMINATIONS & VOTING

Read a great book you want to tell others about? Here’s the place! Each month a box is set up (on the right hand corner of the front page) for nominations of fiction and non-fiction books. After the nomination period, the community votes on “book of the month” for each category. 

 

2. MONTHLY GIVEAWAYS posted the FIRST WEEK of the month

Book covers will be posted on the FRONT PAGE of TBCN. CLICK on the LINK above the BOOK COVER. Answer one of the questions there to enter the contest.

 

3. BOOK REVIEWS – Are you interested in REVIEWING BOOKS MONTHLY??? 

Contact Fred St. Laurent -- fred@bookfunmagazine.com

 

Have you ALREADY WRITTEN a review??? On the top left hand corner tab it says TBCN STORE – CLICK ON that LINK. It takes you to the TBCN store. Search for the book – post your review.

 

4. ARE YOU A BOOK CLUB? A BOOK CLUB LEADER?

SET UP a Book Club Page for your group. Post the books your group has read or will be reading in 2013. Post pictures of book events. Hold your book meeting online. Ask the author to join you! Be creative. We also have lots of book ideas for your group.

 

5. BOOK FUN MAGAZINE

Videos about AUTHOR INTERVIEWS and BOOK EVENTS related to the current issue of TBCN magazine, BOOK FUN, are posted on the front page of TBCN!!

 

The magazine is only $9.95 a year!! CHECK IT OUT!! Here’s the link --www.bookfunmagazine.com

 

6. You can join TBCN on FACEBOOK TOO!! 

Here’s the link -- https://www.facebook.com/TheBookClubNetworkBookStore

 

7. Be sure to check out the Readers Only Group!

What is it? If you are a READER who likes FREE books and are willing to post your honest opinion on the sites TBCN asks you to, then join in the fun here -- http://www.bookfun.org/group/will-work-for-free-books

 

8. Want to learn more? Check out the new member orientation video here -- http://www.bookfun.org/group/new-member-orientation

 

9. We’d also love to have you visit the TBCN Prayer Group, http://www.bookfun.org/group/official-tbcn-prayer-gropu

 

On behalf of Fred and Nora St. Laurent, CEO of The Book Club Network, we are thrilled you’re here!!

 

And, on behalf of the Christian Authors Network, we hope you’ll join the conversation on the CAN page -- http://www.bookfun.org/group/canandfriends

 

PollDaddy

 
 
 

25 KINDLE FIRE HD 8S -GIVEN AWAY BETWEEN SEPTEMBER AND CHRISTMAS

We will be announcing the details on our new promotion, the largest we have ever done:
25 Kindle Fire HD 8s given away between September and Christmas.

Watch for details!

Book Fun Catalog: Find NEW Books Here

Authors pay a fee to be included in this directory. #ad #paid ad

Click HERE for the entire Catalog

Luke the Slave and Physician

By Katheryn Maddox Haddad

Tidewater Summer 

By Jo Huddleston

The Nature Girl

by Karen Whiting

The Snowbound Bride By Davalynn Spencer

Chapel Springs Revival

By Ane Mulligan

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We will be linking book covers here for a small fee. Contact Fred@bookfunmagazine.com for more information.

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We are posting videos here in the this group to help all of our members figure out how to use this site :-)

CLICK HERE TO JOIN

We will be posting videos all the time now, basically going through the entire site. 

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