Nonfiction Meetup Groups

Meet other local booklovers who want to gab about how real life is truly stranger than fiction. Discuss authors like Tom Wolfe, Rick Bragg, Madeline Blaise, Gary Smith, Joan Didion, Jon Franklin, and any others.

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β€œThe more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” ~Dr. Seuss I've tried joining a few book clubs that were genre specific (chick lit), gender specific (chicks only), and author specific (Ste

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Join a group of fun, friendly, young men and women, who love books! Open to all in the DC metro area.

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Our group provides a way to meet and hear from people you would never run into otherwise. We provide a place to respectfully exchange views, and welcome any viewpoint. Members come from all over Atlanta and from all different age ranges (college to r

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Deliberators
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If you read a lot of contemporary fiction and nonfiction that is well-reviewed by respected critics, then this book club is for you! For simplicity's sake, we will be choosing our titles from the New York Times notable books list from the past 3-4 ye

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What we are and our identity: Central Phoenix Writing Workshop – East Valley Writing Workshop – West Valley Critique Group **Please click here if you would like to know how to start a new meeting in our groups** The writing workshops and groups under

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There are several Meetup book clubs in the East Bay, but many of them are specialized (e.g., women-only, we only read such-and-such books, etc.), or their meetings fill to capacity so fast that I never get a chance to rsvp - so I decided to start thi

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Bookworms
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The Cambridge Book Club is based in Cambridge MA and is unique in alternating fiction and non-fiction reads. Reading selections are based on member suggestions and final member vote. We've been going strong for 2 years and we look forward to reading

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Jersey City Writers is a community of dedicated scribes who seek to develop and explore their craft by interacting with other writers. We inspire and support each other to be the best writers we can be in a fun and open social setting. JCW meets on

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Like to read? Like to have great conversations? Our members call this meetup "a burst of energy" for the week. NEW MEMBERS WELCOME! Join our diverse reading community to discuss a variety of great books. Even if you are not familiar with the material

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This meetup is for book lovers and consumers of coffee, wine, and craft beer! Open to young, educated professionals and graduate students that love to read and need a balance in life. We read both fiction and non-fiction books and explore all the gre

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July 7, 2014

If you enjoy reading nonfiction works by authors like Malcolm Gladwell, Doris Kearn Goodwin, Rebecca Skloot, and Susan Cain, then this meet up is for you. This group is for anyone drawn to biographies, memoirs, essays, academic and reference works. T

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Bibliophiles
June 17, 2014
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This is a group for anyone interested in reading fun and romantic books. Let's get together once a month at a local restaurant, picnic at the park, etc. We can discuss the books we read and give examples of how we relate to the characters in the stor

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Fun Readers
May 29, 2014

Books on a Blanket combines two of life's greatest pleasures: reading books you are excited about and lazy afternoons outdoors in summertime warmth. We are two 30-something friends who love non-fiction books spanning memoirs, cultural and ethnic stud

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May 28, 2014

This group is for people who are interested in reading and learning about all aspects of the world we are living in.

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April 19, 2014

A book discussion group with a focus on writing about nature - whether non-fiction, fiction, poetry or theatre. All are welcome, even if you've never read any nature writing before!

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March 21, 2014

Remember how excited you were in grammar school to stand up and show one of your prized possessions and tell the whole class the story about it? Well, why should the kids have all the fun. We all have items that we've held on to throughout the years

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March 7, 2014

This is group is for adult writers (18+) of all ages, styles, and levels. We'll meet to chat, network, workshop, share, and whatever else the group decides to do. Writing can be a lonely business, especially for Driftwood/Dripping Springs/Wimberley w

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Writers, Poets, Authors
February 20, 2014

We are a book group for local readers between the ages of 21 and 35 who are interested in a more casual book club experience, and we meet at various bars in and around the Georgetown area. We will be reading fiction and nonfiction, and we are sponsor

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February 19, 2014

Hone your writing in three steps. 1) Get writing: bring pen and paper or laptop for prompt writing. 2) Get critiqued: bring three double-spaced printed pages of your work-in-progress. 3) Get focused: bring a short pitch on your marketing strategy, in

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Writers
February 7, 2014

This is a group for people who enjoy reading non-fiction books; self help books, history, biography, books on learning new things, books on improving skills like business investing etc. etc.... We will meet once a month on the last Monday of every mo

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