A contemporary fiction book club in Austin that will focus on current and recent authors such as:
Haruki Murakami Martin Amis Dave Eggers
Ian McEwan Cormac McCarthy Don DeLillo
Julian Barnes Jhumpa Lahiri Saul Bellow
Khaled Hosseini Donna Tartt Rohinton Mistry
J M Coetzee Gary Shteyngart Toni Morrison
Michael Ondaatje Jennifer Egan Margaret Atwood
Michael Chabon Junot Diaz Daniel Sada
Orhan Pamuk Juan Gabriel Vasquez
John Williams James Salter Mark Zusak
and many, many more.
Two meetings a month, one in north Austin the other south, with a lively book discussion and socializing with food and drink.
Our hopeful aim is to have everyone participate in our discussions and to come away having a greater appreciation and understanding of the book we have read.
Welcome Contemporary Fiction Fans!
October 12 · 7:00 PM
My farewell drink
Adieu, farewell, au revoir and goodbye. After almost seven wonderful years of great company and thoughtful conversation, I have to bid you all farewell and return to my... Learn more
October 10 · 7:00 PM
All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel by Anthony Doerr
WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZEFrom the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about... Learn more
September 21 · 7:00 PM
The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga (304pp)
Meet Balram Halwai, the 'White Tiger': servant, philosopher, entrepreneur and murderer. Balram, the White Tiger, was born in a backwater village on the River Ganges, the... Learn more
September 19 · 6:00 PM
MOVIE Meetup: The Light Between Oceans
UPDATE 9/13 - Please note new location and time: As Gateway cinema is not showing this particular film, we have moved the location to Regal Arbor 8 Cinemas on 9828 Great... Learn more
September 12 · 7:00 PM
White Teeth by Zadie Smith
Zadie Smith’s dazzling debut caught critics grasping for comparisons and deciding on everyone from Charles Dickens to Salman Rushdie to John Irving and Martin Amis. But... Learn more