Picks for Friday Voting

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. […]

February Pick: Dark Matter

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, […]

Books for Friday Voting

1. Tiger Rag by Nicholas Christopher The acclaimed author of Veronica and A Trip to the Stars returns with a dazzling new novel based on one of the great legends of musical history. New Orleans, 1900. The virtuoso cornet player Charles “Buddy” Bolden invents jazz, but after a life consumed by tragedy, the groundbreaking sound of his horn vanishes with him. Rumors […]

February Reading

Great bookclub last Friday. The book selection is below. Thank you Quinn!  Next club is Feb 10 at Greg’s new house in Longmont. RSVP here. Address to be posted soon. Greg will be bringing books to vote on. Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World (by Jack Weatherford, Non-Fiction, ~312 pages) Weatherford resurrects […]

Picks for Jan 13 Voting

Bookclub is Friday in Boulder. Here are your picks for voting. Thank you, Quinn. I’ll have something tasty for dinner. You bring the alcohol. We’ll be discussing The Tie That Binds by Colorado author Kent Haruf. RSVP for club Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture (Ross King, Non-Fiction, ~170 pages) Brunelleschi’s Dome is […]

December Reading

Thanks for a great club last Friday. 9 guys present. Thanks to Luke for hosting and Robert for bringing The Moon is a Harsh Mistress for us to discuss. Good political and book discussions. We did instant run-off voting for Ben’s picks and selected (without the help of Putin) Colorado native Kent Haruf’s book The Tie […]

October Book – Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

14 guys at bookclub last night! Great time. Great Gumbo! There were many facecrimes and thoughtcrimes as we discussed 1984 by George Orwell.  Thanks for hosting Erik! We voted and selected Ta-Nehisi Coates’ book Between the World and Me for our next discussion October 21 in Longmont at Dave’s house. Dave and wingman Erik (I am […]