Folk Reading Club Skillfully Painted Chinese Reading Map: Reading China’s Leading Readers
Abstract Mr. Xu Jinjing’s China’s Leading Readers conducts in-depth interviews with the representative 16 reading book clubs all over the country. This book can be described as the only systematic introduction of folk book clubs from the establishment, organization activities, operations, and development. A lot of vivid cases, including the dialogue of characters, data of scattered statistics, have precious historical value. This paper discusses the reading thoughts from the aspects of humane care in the book, the origin of folk book clubs, the core elements of folk book clubs, the effective of folk book clubs, and the inspirations given by folk book clubs to the library.
Keywords Folk book club. Book club organization. Reading promotion. Nationwide reading.