Are you in charge of hosting your next book club meeting? If so,, here are some ideas that will make your event a unique and fun one if you're reading a historical novel. The Book Selection - This is probably one of the most fun aspects of hosting your next historical novel book club meeting. If you're thinking about historical fiction, consider a classic like Margaret Mitchell's Gone With The Wind. Even if your friends have read it before, they'll love discussing it after reading it again.