Literature Circles Made Simple- a blog post with lots of suggestions for organizing, running and assessing using literature circles.
Mini Literature Circles using Leveled Readers ~ Free resources from Laura Candler's Literature Circle Resources page
Why I Don't Use Literature Circles in High School... And What I Do Instead
I remember Lit Circles in the 8th grade &, like most group work, some kids did the work & some did not. So this article helps address some of the problems with Lit Circles, without throwing the baby out with the bathwater.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Lesson Plans - Author: Roald Dahl
Tons of great teaching resources for lit circle books!
Lit circles - one of the better sets of "roles" that I have seen. However I would always recommend changing the titles to fit the book you're reading to make it more exciting :)
To Kill a Mockingbird Unit Plan with Lit Circles for Common Core
Laura's Free Literature Circles Role Description and Finder
Free Literature Circles Role Finder and other Literature Circles resources in Laura Candler's online file cabinet
What are Lit circles? How do they work? What can I expect?
Keeping the Classroom Organized
Keeping the Classroom Organized - 2 Peas and a Dog