Join Us for The Great Big Romance Read 2019!

The Great Big Romance Read 2019 features The Lady's Guide to Celestial Mechanics

The Great Big Romance Read is Back!

Save the date for September 12, 2019. Bawdy Bookworms is excited to join The Great Big Romance Read again!

Bawdy Bookworms Virtual Book Club

All of our book club discussions are virtual and take place at Bawdy Bookworms Insiders, our free Facebook group for adventurous romance readers. Join our group now because we talk about romances all year round.

RSVP here for reminders about the virtual chat.

What book are we reading?

The Lady's Guide to Celestial Mechanics

This year The Ripped Bodice, who organizes the event, has chosen The Lady’s Guide to Celestial Mechanics by Olivia Waite. More about the book:

As Lucy Muchelney watches her ex-lover’s sham of a wedding, she wishes herself anywhere else. It isn’t until she finds a letter from the Countess of Moth, looking for someone to translate a groundbreaking French astronomy text, that she knows where to go. Showing up at the Countess’ London home, she hoped to find a challenge, not a woman who takes her breath away.

Catherine St Day looks forward to a quiet widowhood once her late husband’s scientific legacy is fulfilled. She expected to hand off the translation and wash her hands of the project—instead, she is intrigued by the young woman who turns up at her door, begging to be allowed to do the work, and she agrees to let Lucy stay. But as Catherine finds herself longing for Lucy, everything she believes about herself and her life is tested.

While Lucy spends her days interpreting the complicated French text, she spends her nights falling in love with the alluring Catherine. But sabotage and old wounds threaten to sever the threads that bind them. Can Lucy and Catherine find the strength to stay together or are they doomed to be star-crossed lovers?

When and where is the online discussion?

Bawdy Bookworms Insiders Facebook group

When: Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 9PM Eastern

Where: Our Facebook group  Bawdy Bookworms Insiders. It’s a private group and free to join!

Our chat is virtual and requires no talking. Unless you want to chat with your cat. We’ll ask questions and share our opinions about the book via written word inside Bawdy Bookworms Insiders.

What are you waiting for? Join Bawdy Bookworms Insiders now to chat romance book goodness while you wait for September 12!

What is The Great Big Romance Read?

#TheGreatBigRomanceRead was started by The Ripped Bodice as a way to connect romance readers all over the world and celebrate a shared loved of romance.

Bookstores, libraries, and book clubs all over the world (and internet) are pledging to read the same romance book this September. Including our virtual book group! It’s a great way to make new friends. What’s better than a new friend who loves reading romance?