Constant Reader

A forum for friendly discussion of classics, literary fiction, nonfiction, poetry and short stories. We also love movies and art. Don't ask to join this group to promote your work. Once in a while long-standing members may mention they have a book out, but this group is not to be used as a promotional tool.
category
tags
website
group type
This is a private group. Members must be invited or approved by the group's moderator. This group is accepting new members.
rules
Please, No Promotions!

Treat other me…more

flag this group (?)
Flagging a group will send it to our team for review. We take abuse seriously, so please only flag groups that clearly need our attention.
An Unnecessary Woman
by
Start date
April 15, 2016
Finish date
May 1, 2016
Discussion
Reading List
Discussion leader
Tonya Presley
view activity »
Circling the Sun
by
Start date
May 15, 2016
Finish date
June 1, 2016
Discussion
Reading List
view activity »


Hotel
By Jane · 15 posts · 64 views
last updated 26 minutes ago
What to do
By Jane · 12 posts · 73 views
last updated 3 hours, 39 min ago
Are you coming?
By Jane · 16 posts · 42 views
last updated 3 hours, 43 min ago
Showing 5 of 56 topics — 3,947 comments total
+ Welcome
* Welcome to Constant Reader
By Sherry , Doyenne · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated May 01, 2016 07:25AM
* Orientation
By Sherry , Doyenne · 308 posts · 4098 views
last updated Oct 20, 2013 06:38PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Welcome to Constant Reader
By Sherry , Doyenne · 712 posts · 1150 views
last updated Apr 18, 2016 06:07AM
A new reader, from London
By Andrew · 22 posts · 121 views
last updated Jan 09, 2015 02:12AM
Greetings from Malaysia
By Vinodh · 5 posts · 74 views
last updated Sep 24, 2013 06:49AM
Showing 5 of 954 topics — 33,369 comments total
+ Constant Reader
What I'm Reading -- May/June 2016
By Sherry , Doyenne · 24 posts · 27 views
last updated 1 hour, 2 min ago
Challenges - 2016
By Sherry , Doyenne · 20 posts · 89 views
last updated Apr 25, 2016 09:17AM
Short List for Mann Booker International Prize
By Sherry , Doyenne · 6 posts · 36 views
last updated Apr 14, 2016 11:35AM
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
By Barbara · 13 posts · 34 views
last updated Apr 05, 2016 02:15PM
How well do you know the classic novels?
By Ruth · 57 posts · 135 views
last updated Mar 04, 2016 06:28PM
Showing 5 of 229 topics — 11,724 comments total
+ Reading List
* The Schedule -- January 2016 through June 2016
By Sherry , Doyenne · 8 posts · 159 views
last updated Dec 11, 2015 03:50PM
An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine SPOILERS
By Tonya · 10 posts · 20 views
last updated Apr 28, 2016 04:01PM
The Winners! July 2016 - December 2016
By Sherry , Doyenne · 12 posts · 44 views
last updated Apr 27, 2016 05:24PM
The Nominations for July through December 2016
By Sherry , Doyenne · 12 posts · 46 views
last updated Apr 25, 2016 03:18AM
The Next List
By Sherry , Doyenne · 16 posts · 45 views
last updated Apr 19, 2016 04:04AM
Showing 5 of 183 topics — 8,173 comments total
+ Classics Corner
* The Schedule -- January 2016 through June 2016
By Sherry , Doyenne · 1 post · 76 views
last updated Dec 02, 2015 07:00AM
* The Schedule for January 2015--June 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 6 posts · 138 views
last updated Jul 05, 2015 10:40AM
Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope -- Discussion/SPOILERS
By Barbara · 58 posts · 31 views
last updated May 01, 2016 11:33PM
Classics Nominations - Part 2
By Sara · 1 post · 20 views
last updated May 01, 2016 10:43AM
Classics Nominations Part 1
By Sara · 1 post · 21 views
last updated May 01, 2016 10:41AM
Showing 5 of 336 topics — 5,991 comments total
+ Short Stories
* 2016 Short Story Schedule, Part 1 (corrected)
By Barbara · 8 posts · 33 views
last updated Jan 11, 2016 11:44AM
"The Persistence of Desire" by John Updike
By Barbara · 5 posts · 12 views
last updated Apr 29, 2016 07:31PM
Happy Birthday (“Feliz aniversário”) by Clarice Lispector
By Barbara · 6 posts · 8 views
last updated Apr 17, 2016 08:37PM
"A Death in the Desert" by Willa Cather
By Barbara · 6 posts · 14 views
last updated Apr 05, 2016 08:44PM
Great quotes about short stories
By Barbara · 2 posts · 17 views
last updated Apr 05, 2016 08:36PM
Showing 5 of 29 topics — 5,906 comments total
+ Short Form
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading
By Larry · 282 posts · 100 views
last updated Apr 30, 2016 11:32AM
What I'm Reading in Periodicals JANUARY 2016
By Larry · 21 posts · 45 views
last updated Jan 09, 2016 09:55AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading DECEMBER 2015
By Larry · 83 posts · 59 views
last updated Jan 01, 2016 04:36AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading NOVEMBER 2015
By Larry · 97 posts · 62 views
last updated Dec 01, 2015 03:04AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading OCTOBER 2015
By Larry · 77 posts · 59 views
last updated Oct 31, 2015 04:44PM
Showing 5 of 704 topics — 16,393 comments total
+ Salon
The Broken Plate
By Ruth · 6 posts · 17 views
last updated Apr 23, 2016 07:32AM
Speed Reading -- or Not
By Sherry , Doyenne · 7 posts · 18 views
last updated Apr 16, 2016 11:16AM
Last of the Summer Wine
By Ruth · 8 posts · 19 views
last updated Apr 16, 2016 07:20AM
Italy
By Kat · 15 posts · 26 views
last updated Apr 10, 2016 11:32PM
Some Very Sad News
By Sherry , Doyenne · 49 posts · 97 views
last updated Mar 05, 2016 06:16PM
Movies, TV at home - April - June 2016
By Jane · 26 posts · 28 views
last updated May 01, 2016 07:21PM
Movies at the theater - April - June 2016
By Jane · 7 posts · 26 views
last updated Apr 28, 2016 09:57AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Movies and TV at Home - JANUARY - MARCH 2016
By Larry · 78 posts · 56 views
last updated Apr 04, 2016 08:55AM
Reading and tv
By Ed · 3 posts · 16 views
last updated Apr 01, 2016 10:01AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Movies at the Theatre - JANUARY -MARCH 2016
By Larry · 39 posts · 54 views
last updated Mar 22, 2016 06:59PM
Showing 5 of 51 topics — 1,840 comments total
+ Words & Writing
* Pres Worthy Words
By Dottie · 142 posts · 452 views
last updated May 27, 2015 11:36AM
Capturing the essence of a place
By Lynn · 9 posts · 25 views
last updated Apr 17, 2016 10:20AM
To Kill a (Name in) Mockingbird
By Ken · 62 posts · 47 views
last updated Jul 22, 2015 06:02PM
Youtube Talk on Creativity and Fiction Writing
By Angelo · 1 post · 8 views
last updated Jul 10, 2015 08:24AM
Which is harder to write, mystery or suspense?
By deleted member · 3 posts · 24 views
last updated Jan 09, 2015 02:16AM
Showing 5 of 23 topics — 1,183 comments total
+ Archives
* ConstantReader.com
By Sherry , Doyenne · 95 posts · 137 views
last updated Jan 10, 2012 12:51PM
* Old Book Discussions
By Sherry , Doyenne · 169 posts · 526 views
last updated Jul 03, 2013 02:38AM
Constant Reader -- "Eat, Pray, Love"
By Mary Ellen · 51 posts · 302 views
last updated Jun 08, 2013 11:46AM
Classics Corner - Proust September
By Dottie · 89 posts · 232 views
last updated May 26, 2013 01:12PM
Possession, by A.S. Byatt
By Michael · 23 posts · 120 views
last updated Nov 16, 2011 10:16PM
You have no friends in the Constant Reader group. Invite some »
A High Wind in Jamaica
by
Jun 01, 2016
view »
Purity
by
Jun 15, 2016
view »

Bookshelf (showing 1-12 of 176)

A God in Ruins
by
Apr 01, 2016
view »
The Green Road
by
Mar 01, 2016
view »
Frankenstein
by
Feb 15, 2016
view »
The Bird's Nest
by
Jan 15, 2016
view »
The Door
by
Jan 01, 2016
view »
The Lover
by
Dec 15, 2015
view »
A Spool of Blue Thread
by
Dec 01, 2015
view »
The Buried Giant
by
Nov 01, 2015
view »
The Group
by
Oct 15, 2015
view »
What I Loved
by
Oct 01, 2015
view »
Sherry
Sherry
Doyenne

Jane
Jane

Ruth
Ruth

Barbara
Barbara

Mary Anne
Mary Anne

Lynn
Lynn

Melissa
Melissa