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MAG Book Club Meeting - "Ready Player One"

The Book Club will be discussing Ready Player One.

http://www.goodreads.com/group/show/104491-metro-atlanta-geeks

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  • Lee F.

    good group with lots of participation

    2 · October 11, 2013

  • chad h.

    had a good time :)

    2 · October 10, 2013

  • Amy

    Next book will be SM Stirling's Dies the Fire. November 14th. Location to be determined. Will get it posted soon.

    2 · October 10, 2013

  • Lisa W.

    Still reading... I'm enjoying it and pray I'm done in time

    3 · October 10, 2013

    • Amy

      Missed ya! See you next time.

      October 10, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I have to work late. I will try to make the next one though.

    October 10, 2013

    • Amy

      See you next time!

      October 10, 2013

  • Amy

    Please post your suggestions for the third book selection on the Good Reads discussion board. Thanks! http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/1503670

    October 9, 2013

  • Jennifer

    Not going to make it this time. Too much going on; too little of the book read. :)

    October 9, 2013

    • Amy

      See you next time!

      October 9, 2013

  • Amy

    Look forward to seeing everyone Thursday! Here are some (SPOILER ALERT) discussion questions from Random House. Don't read unless you've finished the book.

    1. The OASIS becomes a part of daily life for users around the globe. What virtual realms (Google, Facebook, iCloud) do you depend on? What is at stake in the war against IOI, the internet service provider that wants to overturn Halliday’s affordable, open-source approach? Is it dangerous to mix profit and dependence on technology? 2. Explore the question of identity raised in the novel. What do the characters’ avatars tell us about their desires and their insecurities? In reality, does our physical appearance give false clues about who we really are? How does Parzival, transformed into a celebrity gunter, become Wade’s true self? 3. With a narrator who vividly captures the human experience, Ready Player One delivers a world that is easy for us to imagine. In the novel, what was at the root of the grim downturn for Earth’s inhabitants? Could your

    1 · October 7, 2013

  • Lee F.

    finished book yesterday. I didn't get all the videogame references, but it was enjoyable nevertheless.

    3 · September 29, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    This is on my reading list, but I'll have just returned from International Travel and preparing to move into the house we close on next week, so, being realistic, I probably won't be able to make this.

    2 · September 13, 2013

    • Amy

      Next time!

      September 23, 2013

  • chad h.

    ordered the Book .. :)

    1 · September 16, 2013

  • Belinda C.

    Didn't make this past one, but looking forward to meeting the geeks and participating in the next one!

    1 · September 16, 2013

  • chad h.

    I will read the book :)

    3 · September 12, 2013

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