For those who create as well as consume. A group to share thoughts and books from a writer's perspective.
Welcome to the Hogwarts Express, where Harry Potter fans of all ages gather to discuss the series and, well, just about anything else! If you're joining us for the first time, welcome! We love…
This is a group for readers and authors to connect. AUTHORS: DO introduce yourself in the Author Introduction Thread, and then please sit down and chat. Join the on-going discussions (they'll offer…
For people who make an effort to read books by and/or about women. Whether it's sci-fi, social sciences or literature, we support female writers and positive representations of women. (yes, male…
a group for fans of the work of Stephen King. Discuss his work or study references in his work to his magnum opus "The Dark Tower"-series
A group for devotees of Jane Austen and her wonderful works.
A group for fans of Russian literature to discuss their favorite Russian works and authors. Recommend your favorites. Not necessary to have read them in the original language. Please post your…
This is a group where we highlight one author a month with each month's author decided by group members' suggestions. During that month, you can read one or more books by the author or just jump in…
This group is currently defunct as I am no longer as active a reader as before. If anyone would be interested in taking over administration of this group, please send me a private message. This group…
This is a group for anyone interested in discussing the great 19th century English novelist, works by Dickens, biographies about him or people in his circle, critical works both contemporary and…
In his group at LibraryThing dead Cthulhu waits dreaming. For fans of the works of H.P. Lovecraft, his circle, and others who've come after and expanded the Cthulhu Mythos. Ia! Ia! Cthulhu fhtagn!
For anyone interested in Tolkien books to discuss, enjoy and even debate perennial questions like 'Did elves have wings?', 'Did Tom Bombadil have pointy ears?' and 'Who is the Balrog?'.
For fans of Nero Wolfe and his wisecracking sidekick Archie - an alternative meeting place to the old brownstone on West 35th Street. Orchid and crime enthusiasts, gourmands, and good dancers are, of…
A group for anyone who loves her books or the movies and TV specials based on them.
Keep up to date with deaths in the literary world. Whether someone is a playwright, poet, Pulitzer Prize winner or Pulp fiction writer their passing will be recorded here. For more information on…
Aunts, cow creamers, Drones, policemen's helmets, prize pigs, and whatsits.
A Shakespeare group.
For fans of Margaret Atwood's novels, short fiction, essays...and all other things Atwoodian. Share your thoughts. NOTE: This group was started in the early days of LT and who knew that most…
Which it's for Patrick O'Brian fans.
Created as an offshoot of Le Salon Litteraire du Peuple pour le Peuple, this group's current raison d'Ãªtre is the discussion of all things related to William Faulkner---his work, his life, his…
A group for fans of Jim's work to talk about him and his collected works. Including his series the Dresden Files starring Harry Dresden, and Codex Alera.
Standing group (no members)
Author Chat has scheduled discussions with authors. Each "chat" will be contained in one topic thread. So come up with your questions, and start asking! Authors who are interested in having their own…
for readers who love writings of W. Somerset Maugham and anyone who wants to communicate about them or the writer himself
Let's be honest, we can't be book lovers without loving authors, too. Everyone has favorite writers, those wordsmiths whose next works we stand in line for as if they were the second coming of the…
for all things Proustian
A group for all fans of Harry Paget Flashman and of his chronicler George MacDonald Fraser, and for those interested in the history in which Flashman participated.
For those who enjoy the work of C.S. Lewis.
A place for JCO fans of all kinds to gather and discuss her works. Whether you are a fan of some of her work or all of it, or whether you are a new fan or a veteran reader, welcome! We are not very…
For fans of Dorothy L. Sayers, particularly the Lord Peter Wimsey novels
If you're a fan of Terry Pratchett, then this is the group for you! Whether you're young or old, pull up a chair, hand over a banana to the Librarian and get handed a book in return. With any luck…
For lovers of the original Sherlock Holmes stories, the various modern pastiches including Laurie King's Mary Russell series, and any offshoots thereof (such as Lord Peter Wimsey!).
A group for writers and/or readers who live in or hail from the Midwest or enjoy reading books based in the Midwest. Announce book publications, projects, readings, and other events. Share Midwestern…
For fans of Georgette Heyer's Regency romances. The patronesses at Almacks have relaxed their standards. Please join us!
A forum to discuss Stephen king's works. Share your thoughts, views and experiences on the novels, novellas, short stories and more.
This group is for Anthony Trollope fans to discuss their favorite books, their favorite and un-favorite characters, and their views on his style, his attitudes toward women , jews and foreigners…
This is a forum for fans of Diana Gabaldon's Outlander series which includes the books: Outlander/Cross Stich, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, Drums of Autumn, The Fiery Cross, and A Breath of Snow and…
A group in which readers with an interest in South American writers can share their thoughts. In addition it would be nice to start some focused discussions on Borges and other Argentine writers.
Add your voice to the ever-growing white noise surrounding the works and life of one Thomas Ruggles Pynchon, Jr.
Welcome! This is a group where anyone can discuss Jasper Fforde, and any of his novels. This includes the author's previously published novels, and the ones to come. His newest book is "First Among…
Dedicated to books written by, or written about, or influenced by, the writing circle known as the Inklings-- CS Lewis, JRR Tolkein, GK Chesterton, Charles Willams, Owen Barfield, et al. Boundaries…
A friendly forum to discuss British authors. Any genre - crime, romance, thrillers, high-brow or mass market - they can be dead or alive but who are your Best of British authors?
For all things Brontë - the original novels and poems, any modern novels, and so on.
A Group to discuss Robert Jordans Fantasy series The Wheel of Time.
A group devoted to the life and works of [[E. F. Benson]] and others who have written [Mapp and Lucia] books.
A group for all Joyceans and other admirers of James Joyce... Related Tags: James Joyce, Joyce, Ulysses, Irish Literature, Literary Criticism Related Authors: Derek Attridge, John Bishop, Harry…
A group for talking about my favorite author, Vladimir Nabokov.
If you're a fan of Pierce's many series this is the group for you. Discuss whether you like Tortall of the Circle better. Which characters are your favs and much much more pertaining to Tamora Pierce…
A place to talk about any of King's famous novels or movies. What's your favorite of his works, least favorite, what are you reading, now, next, or later? Anything goes as long as it's about the…
Finally, a place on LT where devoted fans can gather to laud the wonderful Barbara Pym!
The National Book Festival is in Washington, DC, on September 24-25, 2011.
British women authors from Fanny Burney to Anita Brookner, including Olivia Manning, Muriel Spark, Barbara Pym, Ivy Compton-Burnett, Barbara Comyns, Elizabeth Taylor, Jennifer Dawson, Isobel English,…
Each month, we conduct a few exclusive interviews with authors and then publish the interviews in LibraryThing's monthly State of the Thing newsletter. We're going to try something…
A place for Koontz fans to discuss all of his great books.
For fans of Anne Rice's books
For fans of Lucy Maud Montgomery, author of the Anne of Green Gables and Emily of New Moon Series.
This group is for the Warrior series lovers.Warriors is the series about the cat clans.The action filled-soap-opera.I love the books.So join when you can!
This group is for those who enjoy reading books that are written by African American writers, such as E. Lynn Harris, Donald Goines & Mary Monroe. Readers/members are more than welcome to post their…
For fans for this fantastic author
A place for fans of any or all of Anne McCaffrey's works. It also includes Todd McCaffrey's books where these are to do with Pern. The name of the group is taken from the Pern series, but McCaffrey's…
Samuel Johnson and his circle met there regularly and called themselves the Club. Walter Jackson Bate described it as 'the most remarkable assemblage of diverse talents that has ever met so…
"Mrs. Dalloway said she would buy the flowers herself. For Lucy had her work cut out for her. The doors would be taken off their hinges; Rumpelmayer's men were coming. And then, thought Clarissa…
For those interested in the expatriate authors who gravitated towards Paris in the 1920s and were coined the Lost Generation by Gertrude Stein.
Have you read Gregory Maguire's "Son of a Witch"? Seen the hit broadway musical "Wicked"? Perhaps enjoyed the book by Gregory Maguire that inspired it? Or even the books that inspired Maguire…
The James Bond films are good, but the books are better. Fleming fans, unite!
For fans of books by Indian Authors(Salman Rushdie, Hari Kunzru, R. K. Narayan, Ruskin Bond, Jhumpa Lahiri, Amitav Ghosh, Anita Desai to name a few).
A place to list your favorite authors or books.
This group is for friends who are passionate about the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. It provides a meeting-place for discussion of any and all topics related to his Mythology for England--history,…
A place to discuss your favorite Christian Historical Fiction books and their authors. If you enjoy Catherine Palmer, Ruth Axtell Morren, Liz Curtis Higgs, Lawana Blackwell, Diane Noble, Tracie…
E. A. Poe produced rich and dark works of poetry and short story. Come discuss the man and his works.
For everyone who loves Jane Austen.
This group's members include those Legacy Library subjects who spent all or part of their lives in America and collected primarily before 1825. Their books have been carefully cataloged using printed…
A group to discuss all things Dickinson, her life, letters, poetry, spirituality and philosophy, including all books and articles in print or online focusing on Emily Dickinson.
Are you a fan of Jasper Fforde's Thursday Next? A member of the Nursery Crime Division, or of SpecOps? Is Jurisfiction your thing? Join us.
For fans of Gorey's books and of books that use his covers and/or illustrations.
Fans of LKH.
For classic adventuring literature. This includes books by Robert E Howard, HP Lovecraft, Clark Ashton Smith, Lord Dunsany, Edgar Rice Burroughs, HG Wells, Jules Vernes, and others of that era. Pulp…
Fans of subversive fiction from the 80s to the present. Think Brett Easton Ellis, Mary Gaitskill, Douglas Coupland, Chuck Palahniuk, Kathy Acker, Dennis Cooper, Jay McInerney, etc.
Borges, Cortázar, Sabato, Estrada, Aira, Arlt, Lynch, Laínez
The Importance of Being 'WILDE': Anything and Everything about Oscar Wilde. True fans only!!!
The Uglies trilogy by Scot Westerfeld
for all fans of the Southern Vampire series by Charlaine Harris Who's your favourite character in the series? Who's your favourite vampire? Eric - is he just misunderstood?
For anyione who has a passing interest in Bill Watterson's comic strip Calvin and Hobbes, to anyone who has read every strip many times. For anyone who like, reads, collects or obsesses over Calvin…
A group for lovers of Dante Alighieri.
...as in, all Bukowski fans, pull up a seat. Dedicated to the works of the late Charles Bukowski, the original dirty old man.
Fans of CLAMP's manga, novels, and anime.
This group is (can you guess?) about the Arthur Penhaligan Keys to the Kingdom Series!
Just curious as to how many OSC fans we have here. This could be a fun place to discuss favorite novels/series by Card or just figure out what it is OSC fans own and read.
Do you cry over the love song of J. Alfred Prufrock? Are you a fan of cats of all sorts? Are 'we' the Hollow Men?
A discussion of William Burroughs' work and the work of similar authors.
For fans of Katie Macaliser and her romance novels! Can't wait til april for Last of the Red Hot Vampires? Me neither. Share your fave Katie Mac books and characters or your theories on what happens…
Dedicated to the life and work of Mark Twain.
where David Sedaris fans come out of the closet
a place for people who want to discuss the works of Jack Kerouac
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L.Frank Baum is America's greatest fairy tale, and Oz is its best-loved fairyland. Oz has flourished for over a century in a long series of books and numerous stage and…
A group dedicated to Isaac Asimov.
Unprolific writers and their unrepeatable achievements. Why do writers stop writing or why can't they write anything as good as that one special book? Juan Rulfo - known for Pedro Paramo - said that…
For the members of the Neil Gaiman message board, The World's End.
for fans of the author Sherilyn Kenyon and especially her Dark Hunters series Who's your favourite character? Best book in the series so far? Who is your favourite dark hunter?
For fans of the late Dr. Hunter S. Thompson.
For those who read books listed within the two volumes of Nancy Pearl's Book Lust books and her Book Crush book for teens and younger readers. You can also join if you are simply a fan of Nancy Pearl…
Is it really the case that there's no group here for devotees of this author? OK - once he was written off as an obsolete and blinkered jingo patriot, but, now and for some time, he has been…
Hidden away in a quiet corner of Library Thing is a place for the appreciation of Roderick Alleyn, Agatha Troy, and let us not forget Foxkin. Here, the characters and works of Ngaio Marsh, author of…
Even if you don't own a copy of Without Feathers or Getting Even, maybe you like stories that are as neurotic and romantic as his films. Or perhaps you happen to own a copy of Denial of Death. If not…
A place to hook up with other readers of Steven Erikson's and Ian Cameron Esslemont's Malazan books.
Authors we hope to see on LibraryThing! Post your wishlist of authors! LibraryThing Authors List LibraryThing's 100 author blog post Author Websites: Amy Tan, Gail Tsukiyama, Audrey Niffenegger,…
Has life ever seemed kafkaesque to you? A group about Franz Kafka, an author so successful that his name stands for a whole new concept. The picture shows the castle of Prague, the Hradschin, and was…
For anyone who loves Gatsby, Fitzgerald, or any other 20's era books
For the jatraqueros out there. http://www.hatrack.com
For all those fans of this brilliant man!
For anyone out there who likes to read books by Ted Dekker and Frank Peretti or very similar authors. To discuss the books and authors, while enjoying Christian fiction and each other's company.
For fans of Charles Fort and other literature focused on the strange and anomalous.
People who think George Orwell was indeed a very good writer.
For anyone who has ever laughed out loud at the hilarious writing of Christopher Moore. Bonus points if you laugh out loud in public!
A group for huge fans of Mercedes Lackey.
Amazing, but somewhat difficult poetry. Let's help each other out here with our own questions and insights.
For anyone who appreciates and loves the genius of Graham Greene. His thrillers, travel narratives, entertainments, screenplays, film adaptations, etc.......
We love the Marauders! Moony, Padfoot, Prongs, and Wormtail forever! This is the place for all of the Harry Potter Crazy Marauder loving people to hang out!
For fans of the Hollows series by Kim Harrison featuring Rachel Morgan, Ivy and Jenks Who's your favourite Hollows characters? Best book in the series so far?
For those interested in the philosophy and theology of René Girard.
Fans of Ernest Hemingway Short Stories.
William McGonagall is widely regarded as the world's worst poet. He is also, arguably, its funniest. An impoverished Scottish weaver from Dundee, he achieved immortality through his ability to…
A forum for devotees and critics (could there be any) of the Thomas Covenant books.
A group about Samuel R Delany and his work
Do you scour the new fiction bookshelves looking for the diamond in the rough, namely a new authors debut novel in the first edition? Do you then add them to your shelves like trophies waiting for…
A group for fans of Marion Zimmer Bradley's Darkover series
A group for all the fans of Raymond E. Feist's books. If there are any other groups for his books please tell me, I searched for a loooooong time...
For readers interested in Lawrence before, during and after Arabia.
A comfortable little nook on the Internet to discuss the works of Patricia A. McKillip
I couldn't find a group that dealt with Sherrilyn Kenyon's books so I wanted to start one so we can see who is on here and have some friendly discussions about the books and such.
for fans of the excellent author, James Lee Burke and his works.
For fans of the author Kelley Armstrong and her Otherworld series especially. Who's your favourite Otherworld character? Clay - love him or hate him? Best book in the series so far?
For scholars and lovers of Mary Wollstonecraft
A group for fans of the late German author, W.G. Sebald
This is a group dedicated to discussion of Borges and related stuff. For anyone who finds Borges and his stories endlessly fascinating.
for lovers of the timeless comedy stylings of William S. Burroughs
for fans for the Dresden Files books by Jim Butcher especially but also including his other books
A group for people who are Howard Zinn fans and fans of history from the perspective of everyday people rather than rulers, leaders, presidents, big wigs, "The Man," or others in powerful positions…
A place to discuss close encounters with those who wield a quill, whether you've gone to a reading or bumped into them on the subway.
A place for fans of Schreiber's Ironwood County.
A group for readers of Saul Bellow, the great American novelist.
Group for afficionados of the great Civil Rights pioneer, internationalist and socialist. Writer of many many books, both non-fiction and fiction.
Dedicated to the master of post-modernist occult humour that is Robert Rankin. To join this group you must be able to tell what manner of entity is 'Barry'. It's an old tradition or a charter or…
Here we discuss in a carefree and debonair yet brutally intense manner the life and works of Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin and all things that stir up that pandestructive urge.
A group for writers of non-fiction. Before posting to the group, please introduce yourself in the Member Introductions 2015 thread below.
If you understand who this signifies, feel free to join.
Here is the place where fans of Mr. Turtledove unite. Whether you like his alternative history, his historical fiction, or his fantasy -- this is the group for you! Discuss your favorite books.…
for published authors to discuss their libraries and how their work correlates with their literary mentors.
Group for individuals who enjoy reading and collecting books by and about A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada.
Reading Is Fun. I don't claim to be an expert reader, nor a good writer. I can only tell you that after I turned 48 and I read only one or two books (my entire life)and then last year I came across a…
Discuss what you think are the most important ingredients for a great novel. What types of characters do you like and why? What is the biggest turn off for you when reading a book? What are your…
for those who love the adventures of that knight errant, travis mcgee, bahai mar, fort lauderdale, and who would like to see them continue.
A place to talk about whichever Stephen King book you choose! Maybe it's one you've read, one you're currently reading, or one you intend to read someday. You can also post lists of your favorite or…
A group to discuss the books and life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
To announce, discuss, & honor authors who have recently died. Share news, links to obituaries and information for mourners, and share your memories about the impact of the author and her or his works…
A haven for those of us with a penchant for all things Moggach.
This is a site for like-minded avid readers of Thomas Freidman's work or anyone that ever wonder, "Wow, the whole world makes perfect sense when Thomas Freidman explains it that way."
A G.M. Hopkins group.
Let's talk about Hamlet, Shakespeare, the Bad, the Good, the Being, and the Nothingness.
for all edge chronicals fans.
Are you an author living far from a big city? Do you put on hundreds of miles a year promoting your books? Do you wonder if anyone outside of your hometown has ever heard of you? If you can answer…
A new group dedicated to the work of Alain de Botton
Bring the funny or get out. Sarcasm, wit, snark, sense of humor. Who writes humor? Do readers "get" your sense of humor?
A group of readers appreciating the works of Sue Townsend, the writer of Adrian Mole, Number Ten and The Queen and I, amongst other things.
For anyone who's ever fallen in love with Benni and Gabe! This series of mysteries by Earlene Fowler will grab you within the first couple pages and delight you the whole way through. Looking for…
Share Your Favorite books written by the Indian Authors. Find Indian book reviews ; news about Indian authors and Indian Literary Circle.
For fans of the author Simon R Green, his Nightside series, Deathstalker series, the new Secret Histories series et al Who's your favourite character? Best book in the series so far?
for fans of the author E.E. Knight
Members of Jenny Crusie's online communities.
A hunchback lawyer during the reign of Henry VIII, the creative books of Christopher J. Sanson. First released in 2003, Dissolution is now a very expensive collector's book in its first printing.…
This group is created for Graduate "Reading and Literature" Class in 2014
A sketchy gathering of the disaffected and surley among us. Those cynical souls whose idea of a jolly evening requires a tumbler of scotch, a tasty cigar, a warm fire and an object of scorn. That…
This is a topic for children's books age's 6 and up ! Are your children reading the right kind of books , are they understanding what they read , do you sit down with your child and read her or him a…
This is a place to list the authors you have found through Library Thing, and to express appreciation or the reverse. You might have found them by browsing through someone's catalog, reading a…
In my work as a bookseller, I`ve noticed dwindling interest in the great J B Priestley recently. I`ve checked the web site for the J B Priestley Society and notice they are low on members. Surely…
A place for fans of Jason Street.
Gilbert of course. This is to see if there are any takers for the recently deceased Gilbert Sorrentino as the greatest American novelist of all time. I love Carver, I revere Coover, I admire Pynchon…
This group is about the books of Wilbur Smith.
For fans of Daniel Quinn and his works, such as Ishmael, Story of B, etc.
The judge tilted his great head. The man who believes that the secrets of this world are forever hidden lives in mystery and fear. Superstition will drag him down. The rain will erode the deeds of…
Members of Jim Butcher.com message boards.
A group for the devotees of writer Robert R. McCammon, the master scribe of Boy's Life, the Matthew Corbett series, Swan Song, Stinger, and more...
A group for the Brown Ajah (and friends) at TarValon.net
A group dedicated to the life and literature of this prolific man of letters: innovative novelist, memoirist, playwright, critic of art, music and drama, friend and foil to many of the great cultural…