Here are the picks for Friday’s Bookclub voting: Sing, Unburied, Sing (2017) – Fiction – *WINNER of the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD for FICTION*. In Jesmyn Ward’s first novel since her other National Book Award–winning Salvage the Bones, this singular American writer brings the archetypal road novel into rural twenty-first-century America. An intimate portrait of a family […]
The next book club is on January 12, at Ben’s house in Louisville. Jordan will be bringing the next picks. We are currently reading Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower’s Final Mission by Bret Baier.
At the suggestion of some of the boys, with Ben’s picks, we’re doing a biography theme. Don’t miss Porkfest tomorrow night at Erik’s place in Lousiville. Here are the picks for voting. Desert Solitaire (288 pages) Desert Solitaire is a collection of vignettes about life in the wilderness and the nature of the desert itself by […]
Last night was a great book club. Good discussion, good beer, good times. Thanks again to Jed for hosting and for exposing us all to Sloppers. We ended up picking The Lost City of Z for October’s club. The next book club is on October 27. It will either be at Gunbarrel Brewing or at […]
The Tsar of Love and Techno – Anthony Marra – 384 pages From the New York Times bestselling author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena—dazzling, poignant, and lyrical interwoven stories about family, sacrifice, the legacy of war, and the redemptive power of art. This stunning, exquisitely written collection introduces a cast of remarkable characters whose […]
At our last club, we chose the YA summer read The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. Our next club meeting is August 25th (I think… event page to come) at Chris Dorsey’s new place in Broomfield.
New guy Ryan Conrad brings these picks for this Friday’s Bookclub. Please think up some Socialist methods of voting. Lets keep Putin out of it. 1. The Absolute True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie. Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. […]
Dave Marvin brings the picks for voting below. As summer is upon us, some read more, some less – I’d bet these books all have audio versions available for cheap. Bookclub is Friday: 6:30 @ Aryn’s House, 1406 Centaur Cir, Lafayette, CO 80026. He’s cooking, bring beer and whiskey! RSVP you dogs! 1) Hornblower and the […]
Thanks for hosting Erik! Next bookclub is…. Maybe Friday, May 2, I forget. Just wanted to get the book up here. 241 pages Between 1995 and 1999, Patton Oswalt lived with an unshakable addiction. It wasn’t drugs, alcohol, or sex: it was film. After moving to Los Angeles, Oswalt became a huge film buff (or […]
February Pick: Dark Matter by Blake Crouch “Are you happy with your life?” Those are the last words Jason Dessen hears before the masked abductor knocks him unconscious. Before he awakens to find himself strapped to a gurney, surrounded by strangers in hazmat suits. Before a man Jason’s never met smiles down at him and says, […]