Friday, April 22, 2011

Fan Page Friday

United California African American Bookclubs (UCAAB) - The United California African-American Bookclubs (UCAAB) was founded in 2003 as a way for African-American book clubs in California to network, support, and promote our reading groups and the authors we love to read.
Fort Worth Poetry Slams -

Established in 2001 by Mike Guinn, Janean Livingston, Stacy Williamson-Bledsoe and Anthony Douglas, the Fort Worth Slam Team is an accredited member of POETRY SLAM INC. Its purpose is to fuse poetry and spoken word together to create a hybrid style of performance art that expresses the heart as well as the art of the presenter. Having competed in 6 national slam championships, 2 International Championships and countless other competitions,
the Fort Worth Slam Team has produced 4 semi-final teams, 3 individual finalist, one team Finalist (3rd), 4 team semi-finalists and the only Individual Slam Champion in Texas History, Ms. Janean Livingston. Fort Worth Slams is one of the most successful spoken word organizations in the country.

The Fort Worth Poetry Slam Team continues to build a long standing local, regional and national track record for producing and promoting some the country's finest spoken word poets and events and featuring some of the world's top national artists.

Faithful FWPS members/supporters have dedicated their heart and soul to becoming some of the best performance poets in the WORLD!

Rhonda McKnight Readers -  I'm a women's fiction author who writes Inspirational Fiction. My Aug 2010 release is An Inconvenient Friend and my debut novel, Secrets and Lies became available on Dec 2009 Both are available wherever books are sold.

Sister-Hooding Book Club - This club is filled with good spirited people, with great book ideas that enhance the human spirit. Women and men interested in reading books that will enhance an uplift the inner spirit of man. We focus on reading books of substance in order to enhance our lives

READERS' LANE BOOK CLUB - Readers' Lane is where book lovers meet and greet. Our FREE reading group’s goal is to bring enjoyment back to reading with the added bonuses of great conversations and meeting new friends.

The Ultimate Book Club Experience -
The Ultimate Book Club Experience is the premiere website for individuals and book clubs to stay informed about book club topics in an all exclusive book club setting! Get all the info you need to help you create & maintain a healthy book club!
Visit the newly developed website The Ultimate Book Club Experience at and get tips on how to create and maintain a successful book club. 

The Ultimate Book Club Experience is a social and informational website created by TaNisha Webb, president of the KC Girlfriends Book Club in Kansas City, MO. TaNisha is all for networking and love to socialize with sister book clubs along with supporting people wanting to create their own book clubs. Due to the overwhelming emails from individuals wanting to know how to create a book club or ideas on how to maintain a book club, TaNisha found it necessary to create a website to help support both interest. This is a public website that you don't need to join in order get the information you need. 

Interested people can go to the website and get the following information:

* Learn how to create a successful book club.
* Learn how to maintain a successful book club.
* Join literary forums on various topics about book clubs or relative topics
* Place your book club's info on the Book Club Connections page
* Find book discussion guides and other literary reference website & accessories
* Join workshops via conference calls or at various locations (more workshops coming up soon)

Authors: This website should be of interest to you as well. How many times have the book clubs you've visited, just a year ago, did not exist the next time you released your book?! You can help by referring book clubs or anyone that you come into contact with that need help creating or maintaining a book club. This will only help create more book clubs and keep some of these book clubs going so you will have more book clubs to visit and share your wonderful books with.

Bookmark It! Handcrafted Bookmarks -
Bookmark It! Handcrafted Bookmarks are stylish but yet affordable book jewelry that will truly mark your books with style!

Bookmark It! are handmade with care and with the avid readers at mind. We offer many attractive designs and allow the reader to complete the look of their Bookmark It! by allowing them to customize their bookmark with the different colored ribbon choices.

We also have a Customize It! options for bulk orders on ribbon and paper bookmarks. Need a unique way to say you appreciate your guest during a special event? Let us design a paper bookmark to commemorate your event or product! Want to give a gift that will have a lasting impression? Place a Customize It! bulk order of ribbon Bookmark Its!

Bookmark It! Handcrafted Bookmarks are the perfect gift for:

Book Release Parties
Book Giveaways
Book Club Members/ Author Appreciation Gifts
Book Club Anniversaries
Literary Events/Conferences
Wedding Party Gifts
Everyday Gift

Fall into Books Literary Conference -
Fall into Books Literary Conference is the first literary gathering based in the Midwest to help connect readers in the midwest region with some of the best literary talents along with giving back to our community at the same time. Join us in 2011 in St. Louis at the 2nd Annual Fall Into Books Literary Conference!

Fall into Books Literary Conference is owned by Literary-ly Speaking Events & Services. Coordinators for Fall into Books Literary Conference are TaNisha Webb and Barbara Anne Washington.

Literary-ly Speaking Events & Services is owned by TaNisha Webb.

KC Girlfriends Book Club - KC Girlfriends Book Club was established in 2002 and is becoming one of the most recognizable book clubs around the country. We are making a literary impact in our community and help to support new and underexposed authors and sister book clubs.

Southern Festival of Books - Don't miss the 23rd annual Southern Festival of Books: October 14-16, 2011 at War Memorial Plaza, downtown Nashville!