Looking for like-minded folks who dig super-contemporary fiction! If you read newer stuff like Murakami, Junot Diaz, Jonathan Franzen, DFW, and Jennifer Egan (also the best of non-fiction) then I think you'll like us. We really do discuss the books, it's not just wine and chit-chat.  Meetings take place once a month in venues accessible by the blue line. Ladies & gents 20 to 50-ish who are serious about reading and want awesome book club selections, please join!

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    michele

    "FYI: Join Literacy Works for A Book that Changed My Life on July 24th at Hopleaf! Gather in the upper room at Hopleaf to hear the personal stories of ten readers and the books that changed their lives...."

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    Regan
    "English major looking for some stimulating conversation about good reads."
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    "Wake Up, Sir! -- Jonathan Ames"
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    Mark
    "I am new to Chicago, and want to meet like minded people. I love to read all sorts of fiction and non fiction, and would love an outlet to discuss."
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    Mindy
    "Hi all - enjoy reading and discussing books."
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    michele michele­ started Author events
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    michele

    "Hi all, Just wanted to let you know about some upcoming author events. Jonathan Lethem and Damien Nichols will be at Logan Square Auditorium in the next week, and both require tickets: http://citylitb­ooks.c...."

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    Paulette Livers

    "Location suggestion:­ Bru Coffee has a great back room, and I don't know if they already have something scheduled for that date and time, but it's worth checking with them."

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    Jaclyn

    "p.s. this only clocks in at 160 pages... easy, right?"

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    Katie Curtin Katie Curtin joined
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    Katie Curtin
    "I'm brand new to Chicago and looking to meet some new people with common interests."
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    Gerry Santora

    "Sorry to cancel so late, but weather related issues due to the storms last night have me cleaning up a basement. Hope to join the group at a future meet up. Enjoy."

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