Enjoy a Canyon Ranch stay specially designed for book lovers. Outstanding authors and book club maven Julie Robinson offer lively discussions on books and culture during this literary getaway. Reading the books in advance is not required but is certainly a recommended pleasure.
Thursday, March 9 at 8 pm. Book Club Discussion: Meet the Author
Share an evening with New York Times best-selling author and National Book Award Finalist Lauren Groff. Enjoy a book-club style discussion of her novel Fates and Furies moderated by book club guru Julie Robinson. Includes a Q&A session and book signing.
Friday, March 10 at 3 pm. Julie’s Book Club Bestsellers
Julie Robinson shares her expertise on how to start a book club, improve the dynamics of an existing one and select discussion-provoking books. Join a book club conversation about The Wonder by New York Times and international best-selling author Emma Donoghue. Discover how to move “beyond the book.”
Saturday, March 11 at 7 pm. Writing Workshop – Getting Started, with Lauren Groff
When a story comes to a writer, it usually arrives in fragments or in a single image or line of dialogue. This is why deciding how to start any story is such a great challenge for most writers. We’ll do some exercises and experiment a little with ways to start the stories we want to tell.
Great Reading & Writing