Of all the new age concepts, the one that resonates most with the impassioned book lover, is the concept of book clubs. These interactive groups of fervent bibliophiles , have added a completely new dimension to the act of ’book reading’. Book clubs work Contrary to the notion that book reading should remain a fundamentally private experience. Reading and Discussing a a book with other avid readers in book clubs can be an exceedingly enriching experience. One is exposed to types of literature and life viewpoints one wouldn’t have encountered otherwise .
Gurugram or Gurgaon totally adheres to this book club culture . The city even has specific book clubs , that cater to various sections , be it expats, women or corporate professionals. One can find most of these book clubs on www.meetup.com. A quick search on Facebook also gives you lots of FB groups/ Book clubs in the city. Let’s take a sneak peek into a few book clubs in Gurgaon-
This was formed in 2014 with the aim of getting together like minded readers in Gurgaon city. It’s membership is free and it also holds diverse workshops and regular meet ups with authors. The book club provides the perfect setting for an invigorating book reading session with fellow bibliophiles over a cup of coffee n cookies.
This is a book lovers club specifically for ladies. It is more of an online forum though the members of the club do meet once in a while. You can connect with the group on Facebook at
Contact: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ gurgaonmomsbookclub
This book club is all about books, coffee and enriching conversations and it’s membership is free. The meetings occur at a book store or coffee shops and restaurants around the MG road area in Gurgaon. The group is listed on www.meetup.com and you can join the group online and stay updated about its meet ups.
This book club is for expatriates living or working in Gurgaon. It is an off shoot of the Gurgaon connection group and you can contact the book club through the Gurgaon connection team on the email.
Contact: [email protected]
This book club was formed on August 15 th 2017. It calls out to all avid readers to join their book reading sessions. The book club also enables non-readers to inculcate the habit of reading. You can join them through www.meetup.com where they are listed.