By Melony Roy

MENLO PARK, Calif. (CBS) – Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has launched a book club on the social network.

In a Facebook post Zuckerberg says he decided to challenge himself to read a new book every other week this year, “with an emphasis on learning about different cultures, beliefs, histories and technologies.”

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He has launched “A Year of Books” and the group will read a new book every two weeks and discuss it on the page.

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The Year of Books page has already attracted more than 140,000 members and the first book is The End of Power by Moisés Naím.

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Read Zuckerberg’s full post, below: