We meet to discuss nonfiction books in a wide variety of genres--science, history, memoir, politics, and beyond! Members can suggest books at any time.  We will vote (bi-monthly) on four options and the top two choices will become the next books respectively for two consecutive months.

Dues are $6 per year to cover the costs of organizing through Meetup.

Books we've previously read:

  • June 2014 - "A Brief History of Time"
  • May 2014 - "The United States of Paranoia: A Conspiracy Theory"
  • April 2014 - "The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11"
  • March 2014 - "1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created"
  • February 2014 - "American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America"
  • January 2014 - "In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin"
  • November/December 2013 - "When a Crocodile Eats the Sun: A Memoir of Africa"
  • October 2013 - "The Distraction Addiction: Getting the Information You Need and the Communication You Want Without Enraging Your Family, Annoying Your Colleagues, and Destroying Your Soul"
  • September 2013 - "Touching a Nerve: Exploring the Implications of the Self as Brain"
  • August 2013 - "109 East Palace: Robert Oppenheimer and the Secret City of Los Alamos"
  • July 2013 - "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character"
  • June 2013 - "There's a Word for It: The Explosion of the American Language Since 1900"
  • May 2013 - "Salt Sugar Fat"
  • April 2013 - "Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void"
  • March 2013 - "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking"
  • November 2012 - "Behind the Beautiful Forevers"
  • September 2012 - "Down the Great Unknown"
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Founded Aug 20, 2012
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