Love the idea of a book club but always fall behind on the reading? What if instead of trying to cram through a whole book you got to extract the relevant parts AND how to apply them to your life? Wouldn’t that make more sense?


That’s what we do in The Maker Muse Podcast Book Club! We pick a book and apply the lessons without getting lost in the weeds.

It’s a life hack.

Let’s call it the “take the fish but leave the bones” approach to book clubbing.

Plus, membership is free and you can join at anytime.

How it works

This is a virtual book club, meaning we’ll meet weekly on Zoom, discussing the themes of 1-2 chapters a week. Meetings will be on Saturday mornings PT.

Perfect time for mimosas or a coffee break!

To get access to the Zoom room, sign up with your email below and you’ll receive the login information.

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Podcast Book Club Schedule for Fall 2022

The book for Fall 2022 is The Likeability Trap: How to Break Free and Succeed as You Are by Alicia Menendez.

Here’s the schedule for our current read, The Likeability Trap. You can also copy the Google Calendar to your Google account.

  • Sat, Sept 17: intro call, chapters 1-3
  • Sat, Sept 24: chapter 4
  • Sat, Oct 1: NO CALL
  • Sat, Oct 8: chapters 5-7
  • Sat, Oct 15: chapter 8
  • Sat, Oct 22: chapter 9
  • Sat, Oct 29: chapter 10-11 & ultimate recap

Frequently Asked Questions

Got more questions? Feel free to reach out directly to me via email or you can DM me on Instagram!

  1. How do I get the book?

    You can get it from your local library, an indie book store, or grab it from Amazon.

  2. What if I miss a meeting?

    That’s okay, you’re not penalized if you can’t make it to a meeting. You’ll still get a list of questions to ponder and a post-meeting recap by email.

  3. How do I get the Book Club login?

    Sign up with your email address above and you will start receiving emails with the Zoom info, weekly reminders, and recaps.

  4. Do I need a physical copy of the book?

    No, some people prefer ebooks or audiobooks. All forms of reading are valid!

  5. What other books will be featured?

    We will continue to spotlight Latine voices as we do on the podcast. If you would like to recommend a book, either fiction or non-fiction, email me.

  6. Can I read the book if I want to?

    Of course! And you can even lead the discussion on the week’s themes, or develop some talking points about it if you want. The more voices that contribute to the conversation, the richer the experience will be for everyone.

  7. Do I have to subscribe to the podcast to be a member of the Book Club?

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    No, but it is appreciated if you are subscribed! Subscribe here.