You will receive:

The Reading Companion 
filled with author biographies, original reflections on the year’s selections, and discussion questions.

A booklet with The Minister’s Black Veil and The Birthmark, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, our November selections.

Monthly emails with monthly audios introduce each book and help us dive into our reading and discussion. Audios will also be available on the website!  You may opt-out from receiving audios at checkout or unsubscribe at any time.

A beautiful bookmark featuring our selected artwork and booklist for the year.

The "Best of the Conference" Journal. This year we will compile the talks into a Journal to be mailed out in the spring. Plus, The "Best of the Conference" Audio Bundle, if you prefer to listen.

An End-of-Year Newsletter with reflections from the year together, to be mailed in the summer.

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  • If you prefer to mail in your payment, you can write a check to Well-Read Mom and send it to Well-Read Mom, P.O. Box 502, Ironton, MN 56455.
    Please include your name, email address, home address, and tell us whether you will be leading a group.
  • You can also download and print or share electronically the 'Year of the Friend' flyer!
  • Find the recommended editions and purchase all your books for the year through Amazonat our bookstore!
  • We want all women to have an opportunity to participate in Well-Read Mom. Write to to
    learn about scholarship opportunities.
  • Registering from abroad? International registration available at checkout this year!