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Vote now for the non-fiction book for Apr 12 - Unreal City: Las Vegas... by Judith Nies OR The China Study by Thomas Campbell - Hello Readers, Thanks to those who attended the meeting to discuss Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande .  The average rating was 3.79 (putting it in 19th place among the 3 Scott H. Feb 28, 2015 10:52 PM
Vote now for the book for Mar 8 - The Meaning of Human Existence by E.O. Wilson or Essentialism by Greg McKeown - Dear Readers, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/1194242/ to take the poll to decide the book Scott H. Jan 24, 2015 8:58 PM
Vote now for the book for Feb 8 - Being Mortal by Atul Gawande or Nonzero by Robert Wright - Hi all, Happy New Year! Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/1193098/ to take the poll to decide� Scott H. Jan 4, 2015 10:17 PM
Vote now for the book for Jan 11 - Bright-Sided by Ehrenreich or The Science of Evil by Baron-Cohen - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/1190962/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for January 11.  I Scott H. Nov 23, 2014 12:25 PM
Vote now for the book for Dec 14 - Guns, Germs and Steel by Diamond OR The Psychopath Test by Ronson - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/1169422/ to Scott H. Oct 8, 2014 11:18 PM
Vote now for the book for November 2 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/NFNov14 to take  the survey to decide  the book choice f Scott H. Sep 30, 2014 11:39 PM
Vote now for the book for October 5 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/NFOct14 to take  the survey to decide  the book choice for October 5 Scott H. Aug 24, 2014 2:54 PM
Meetup details changed: The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined by Steven Pinker - Apologies for the extra email, I've updated the September meeting with the correct book title, "The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined by Steven Pinker". For more details, see the full listing: Scott H. Aug 4, 2014 9:06 PM
Vote now for the book for September 14 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/NFSep14 to take  the survey to decide� Scott H. Jul 30, 2014 10:32 PM
Vote now for the book for August 10 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/NFAug10 to take  the survey to decide  the book choice f Scott H. Jun 13, 2014 10:46 PM
Vote now for the book for July 13 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/NFJuly13 to take  the survey to decide  the book choice Scott H. May 10, 2014 10:49 PM
Vote now for the book for June 8 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/NFJune0814 to take  the survey to decide  the book choice for Scott H. Apr 21, 2014 10:01 PM
Vote now for the book for May 4 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/BerkeleyNFMay4 to take  the survey to decide  the book cho Scott H. Mar 27, 2014 11:19 PM
Vote now for the book for April 13 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/BerkeleyNFApr13 to take  the survey to decide  the book Scott H. Feb 10, 2014 10:19 PM
Vote now for the book for March 9 - Hi all, Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/BerkeleyNFMar9 to take  the survey to decide  the book choice for Scott H. Jan 15, 2014 10:18 PM
Vote now for which non-fiction book you would like to read and discuss for February 9 - Hi all, Happy New Year and apologies for the late publication of this poll. Please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/s­/PWLR8FV to take  Scott H. Jan 1, 2014 11:04 PM
Vote now for the book for Jan 12 - Why Nations Fail by Daron Acemoglu OR Plutocrats by Chrystia Freeland - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/950762/ to take  the p Scott H. Nov 20, 2013 10:55 PM
Vote now for the book for Dec 8 - David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell OR Who Owns the Future? by Jaron Lanier - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/940182/ to t Scott H. Nov 1, 2013 10:33 PM
Vote now for the book for Nov 10 - The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson OR Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/907502/ to t Scott H. Sep 13, 2013 10:56 PM
Vote now for the book for Oct 11 - The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander OR Ignorance: How it Drives Science by Stuart Firestein - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/887772/ Scott H. Aug 20, 2013 10:26 PM
Vote now for the book for Sep 8 - The Unwinding by George Packer OR Ignorance: How it Drives Science by Stuart Firestein - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Und Scott H. Jul 19, 2013 10:04 PM
Vote now for the book for Aug 11 - The Nine by Jeff Tobin OR Why Nations Fail by D. Acemoglu and J. Robinson - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/846832/ Scott H. Jun 17, 2013 9:13 PM
Incorrectly Sent Email - Hi, all my apologies.  I got my Meetup groups confused late last night and send you all the poll information for the next meeting of my Santa Clara group listed below.  You are wel Scott H. May 30, 2013 8:53 AM
Vote now for which non-fiction book you would like to read and discuss for July 20th - Hello Readers, Thanks to those who attended the meeting to discuss Sex, M Scott H. May 29, 2013 8:38 PM
Vote now for the book for July 14th - The Social Conquest of the Earth by E.O. Wilson or How Music Works by David Byrne - Hi all, Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/824702/ to t Scott H. May 15, 2013 10:58 PM
Vote now for the book for June 9th - How Much is Enough? by Robert Skidelsky or The Social Conquest of the Earth by E.O. Wilson - Hi all, Please click Scott H. Apr 21, 2013 10:17 PM
Vote now for the book for May 5th - Far From the Tree by Andrew Solomon OR The Panic Virus by Seth Mnookin - Hi all, Please click http://ww Scott H. Mar 14, 2013 10:52 PM
Vote now on the book for Apr 14th - Ignorance by Stuart Firestein OR The Signal and the Noise by Nate Silver - Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/722662/ to take the poll to decide� Scott H. Feb 19, 2013 10:57 PM
Vote now on the book for Mar 10th - Incognito by David Eagleman OR Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks - Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/722662/ to take the poll to decide the book choic Scott H. Jan 18, 2013 10:31 PM
Vote now on the book for Feb 10th - How Children Succeed by Paul Tough OR The Social Conquest of Earth by E.O. Wilson - Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/697812/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for Febr Scott H. Dec 10, 2012 10:38 PM
Vote now on the book for Jan 13th - How Children Succeed by Paul Tough OR Quiet by Susan Cain - Please click  http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/686582/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for January.  I will close the poll Scott H. Nov 23, 2012 11:32 PM
Vote now on the book for Dec 9 – Freefall by Joseph Stiglitz OR Heat by George Monbiot - Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/658302/ to take the poll to decide� Scott H. Oct 15, 2012 11:15 PM
Vote now on the book for Nov 11 - A Universe from Nothing by Lawrence Krauss OR The Stuff of Thought by Steven Pinker - Please click  http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/635812/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for November.  I will close the poll Scott H. Sep 14, 2012 3:38 PM
Vote now on the book for Oct 14 - It's Even Worse Than it Looks by Thomas Mann and Norman Ornstein or Heat by George Monbiot - Please click  http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­ Scott H. Aug 15, 2012 10:44 PM
Vote now on the book for Sep 9 - Religion for Atheists by Alain de Botton or The Quest by Daniel Yergin - Please click  http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/592422/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for September.  I will close the poll at t Scott H. Jul 18, 2012 10:38 PM
Vote now on the book for Aug 12 - Where Good Ideas Come From or Physics of the Future - Please click  http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/567452/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for August.  I will close the poll at the Scott H. Jun 11, 2012 11:11 PM
Vote now on the book for July 15 - Quiet by Susan Cain OR 1491 by Charles Mann - Please click  http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­ Scott H. May 13, 2012 11:17 PM
Vote NOW on the book for June 10 - The Black Swan OR The Death of the Liberal Class - Please click  http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/524622/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for June.  I will close the poll at the en Scott H. Apr 15, 2012 5:45 PM
Vote on the book for May 6 - The Swerve OR Where Good Ideas Come From - Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/504112/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for May. I will close the po Scott H. Mar 17, 2012 11:59 PM
Vote on the book for April 15 - Why the West Rules--for Now OR Science in a Democratic Society - Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/477452/ to take the poll to decide the book choice fo Scott H. Feb 13, 2012 12:16 PM
Vote on the book for March 11 - Thinking, Fast and Slow OR Malcolm X - Please click http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/polls­/454642/ to take the poll to decide the book choice for March. I will close the Scott H. Jan 15, 2012 9:51 PM
Vote NOW for which book you would like to read and discuss for February 12th - Hello Readers, Thanks to those who attended yesterday to discuss An Anthropolo Scott H. Nov 21, 2011 10:44 PM
Vote NOW for which book you would like to read and discuss for January 8th - Hello Readers, Thanks to those who attended the meeting today. We had a lively discussion about Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed Scott H. Oct 23, 2011 6:41 PM
Vote now for the next non-fiction book - Dear Readers, Thanks to all who responded to my last message soliciting titles for the next non-fiction book, I received many excellent suggestions. I done my best to narrow down the Scott H. Sep 6, 2011 9:55 PM
What suggestions do people have for the next book? - Dear Readers, I wanted to send out a quick message to introduce myself as the new organizer of the group. I am an organizer for another book club in Campbell which is half fiction / half non-fiction so I am delighted to have the opportuni Scott H. Aug 25, 2011 10:52 PM
Vote for our Next Book! - Hello Readers! At out last meeting we decided to clean up the "Ideas" list and only keep the most recent Ideas. I also deleted any books that are new releases, since we try to select books that are easily available in libraries. Sheila F. Nov 22, 2010 9:59 PM
New Meetup: The Forsaken: An American Tragedy in Stalin's Russia - Announcing a new Meetup for The Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club! What : The Forsaken: An American Tragedy in Stalin's Russia When Sheila F. Oct 6, 2010 9:49 PM
Next Non-Fiction Meetup - Hello Readers, We had a really good discussion about "The Case for God" last week (or was it 2 weeks ago already!). It was a tough read, but several of us made it through it. Thanks for the great meetup - I really enjoyed it. Sheila F. Oct 3, 2010 8:12 PM
New Meetup: The Case For God-by Karen Armstrong - Announcing a new Meetup for The Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club! What : The Case For God-by Karen Armstrong When : Thursday, Se Sheila F. Aug 9, 2010 9:33 PM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Vote for our next book! - my rec: "Outliers," by Malcolm Gladwell --- On Wed, 8/4/10, Sheila Fischer <[address removed]> wrote: user 1. Aug 5, 2010 7:28 PM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Vote for our next book! - There are 2 pages. On Aug 4, 2010, at 10:04 PM, Sheila Fischer wrote: user 1. Aug 5, 2010 4:09 PM
Vote for our next book! - Hi Readers, We had a really great discussion about The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks last week. I'm looking forward to our next non-fiction book club meetup - September 23rd. Please vote for the book(s) that interest you Sheila F. Aug 4, 2010 10:04 PM
New Meetup: NonFiction Bookclub Meetup #6!! - Announcing a new Meetup for The Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club! What: NonFiction Bookclub Meetup #6!! When: Thursday, July 29,[masked]:00 PM Where: Mudraker's Cafe 2801 Telegraph Ave Berkeley, CA[masked] Sheila F. Jun 16, 2010 3:52 PM
New Meetup: Non Fiction Book Club: The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives - Announcing a new Meetup for The Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club! What: Non Fiction Book Club: The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives When: Thursday, June 3,[masked]:00 PM Where: Mudraker's Cafe Sheila F. Apr 17, 2010 9:41 PM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Vote for our next book! - thank you. I took the liberty of suggesting my book since I didnt hear from you. hope I didnt offend anyone. If i have, my sincerest appologies. let me know if youd like me to be at the next meeting before I leave the area. Stefhen B. Apr 12, 2010 11:24 AM
RE: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Vote for our next book! - Hi Stefhen, I did get your email and I will ask the me Sheila F. Apr 12, 2010 7:52 AM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Vote for our next book! - Hi Shiela: ? Did you get me email? On Sun, Apr 11, 2010 at 7:41 PM, Sheila Fischer < [address removed] > wro Stefhen B. Apr 12, 2010 1:22 AM
Vote for our next book! - Hello! I am trying the meetup.com polling tool to help with the voting for our next book. I do not think it sent out an email, so this is to let you know about it. Please go to our page to vote Sheila F. Apr 11, 2010 7:41 PM
New Meetup: Non-Fiction Book Club: The Nazi Officer's Wife by Edith H Beer - Announcing a new Meetup for The Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club! What: Non-Fiction Book Discussion: The Nazi Officer's Wife by Edith H Beer When: Wednesday, April 7,[masked]:00 PM Where: Mudraker's Cafe 2801 T Sheila F. Feb 17, 2010 11:40 AM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Ominvore's Dilemma vs The Nazi Officer's Wife - Sheila, Thanks for all the work your doing. I look forward to hearing the results. Dennis --- On Tue, 1/5/10, Cheryl < user 5. Jan 5, 2010 10:24 AM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Ominvore's Dilemma vs The Nazi Officer's Wife - Oh I'm so happy to hear that!? Count me in.? I'll start reading today. Happy new year. Cheryl On Tue, Jan 5, 2010 at 9:32 AM, Sheila Fischer < Cheryl Jan 5, 2010 10:17 AM
Ominvore's Dilemma vs The Nazi Officer's Wife - Thank you all for voting! The top books are Omnivore's Dilemma, with 8 votes, and Nazi Officers Wife, with 6 votes. I'll take the final count by end-of-day today and post the winner on the Meetup Page. Sheila F. Jan 5, 2010 9:32 AM
Non-Fiction Book Club Meetup!!! - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/calen­dar/12168388/ When: February 11 Sheila F. Dec 29, 2009 9:41 AM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] Meetup details changed: 2nd Non-Fiction BookClub Meetup - The Crepevine address is 5600 College Ave, not 560 College which does not exist. ------ Original Message ------ Received: 08:21 AM PST, 11/03/2009 From: Sheila Fischer To: The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Boo­k-Club-list@meetup.c BerkeleyWit Nov 3, 2009 8:00 PM
Meetup details changed: 2nd Non-Fiction BookClub Meetup - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Undeniab­ly-Non-Fiction-Book-Club/calen­dar/11747844/ Book: The Sheila F. Nov 3, 2009 8:20 AM
Book & Location Selection for Our 2nd Meetup - Hello Readers! I have 3 enthusiastic "Yes" for The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman, and one emphatic "No" So far that is the only book that has gotten any comments. I will make a decision Sheila F. Nov 1, 2009 7:40 PM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] 2nd Non-Fiction BookClub Meetup - "The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down" is a really great book. I read it a few years back. It gives a lot of insight into Hmong culture and also of course h Donna Oct 30, 2009 8:09 AM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] 2nd Non-Fiction BookClub Meetup - My vote is the spirit catches you, I've heard it is great. Thanks, Deanne --- On Fri, 10/30/09, Sheila Fischer <s_a Dia Oct 30, 2009 6:14 AM
Re: [The-Undeniably-Non-Fiction-Bo­ok-Club] 2nd Non-Fiction BookClub Meetup - Either of the first two sound OK. I definitely don't want to read about the Hmong, because a very high fraction of Hmong immigrant in this country are criminals or permanent welfare cases. (The Hmong were not only illiterate in their South Asian homel Bob K. Oct 29, 2009 11:20 PM
2nd Non-Fiction BookClub Meetup - Announcing a new Meetup for The Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club! What: 2nd Non-Fiction BookClub Meetup When: December 10,[masked]:00 PM Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.) We had a thought provoking di Sheila F. Oct 29, 2009 10:04 PM
Upcoming Book Signing by one of our members - Hello Readers, One of our members asked that I pass this information on to you. I don't know if it is appropriate to email this to the group (but it isn't exactly spam!), so if you would rather not receive these informational emails, let me k Sheila F. Sep 15, 2009 12:44 PM
3 Cups of Tea it is!! - Hello Everybody, The book with the most votes is 3 Cups of Tea. The book is not too long, so we can discuss the entire book on Thursday Oct 15th at Au Coquelet Cafe in Berkeley, at 7PM. This book can be found almost everywhere, incl Sheila F. Sep 2, 2009 8:56 AM
New Meetup: First Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club Meeting - Announcing a new Meetup for The Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club! What: First Undeniably Non-Fiction Book Club Meeting When: October 15,[masked]:00 PM Where: Au Coquelet, 2000 University Ave Berkeley, CA 9 Sheila F. Aug 31, 2009 9:02 AM
Hello! & Recommendations for our next (and first) book? - Hello Non-Fiction Readers! I am looking forward to some great reading and discussions! I just signed up to be the organizer of this group, but I would really like to hear what books interest you. I hope to keep with the current club strategy Sheila F. Aug 27, 2009 2:41 PM
Hey - Preview not available Marcia Jul 12, 2009 11:18 PM
Meet Up! - Please check the message board for a post about a potential meet up. Let me know of your thoughts! Patrick B May 30, 2009 3:54 PM
Rockridge or Temescal? - Please take a look at the Message Board for a new post on which location, Rockridge or Temescal, is better for you to meet at. Thanks! Patrick B May 11, 2009 12:11 PM
New message board post - Check it out and let me know of your suggestions, gripes, all that good stuff! Patrick B May 8, 2009 6:58 PM

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