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"My name is Kate. I am new to Austin and so far I am LOVING it. I have an amazing husband and two wonderful pets! :)"
"Looking to have interesting discussion on contemporary fiction"
"Just moved to the Austin area and love to read."
"Hi, I'm Laura, a new-to-Austin writer looking to get my book discussion on."
"I recently moved to Austin and I love to read books and meet new people. The ACF Book Club sounds like a great way to get together with many people sharing the..."
"Hello all - looking forward to diggin into new books with company"
I recently moved to Austin for a journalism job. I love reading and am looking forward to participating!
"Jack Rosshirt- retired lawyer, primarily worked on international matters, lived overseas, avid reader including some of the books you have read. Done some writing."
"I just moved from Seattle to Austin and am looking both for good book recommendations and literary people. I am a writer and instructor myself and love the English..."
"A recent graduate from Trinity University and an aspiring future teacher of Creative Writing, Matthew Stigler currently needs to be around people who talk about..."
"Fantasy/Spiritual fiction author looking to connect with other writers in the area."
"im 22 yrs old. I moved to Austin last year. I love to read just about anything"
"I am a voracious reader, loved my Seattle book group, and hope to find similar fun people in Austin."
Just got to Austin and I am looking to meet new people that love the same thing I do... READ.
Looking forward to meeting you.
All the best to everybody!..."
"to possibly join a book club............"
"I am 22 years old, and new to Austin. I love to read, mostly fiction. I would love to meet new people, especially fellow readers!"
"Hi, I love reading, meeting new people, and having fun. I read a lot of books, but I don't read a lot of "contemporary" fiction. So I'm hoping..."
"I'm new to Austin and looking to meet some new folks."
"I recently moved to Austin from Toronto, Canada, and I'm looking for a book club."
"Book lover interested in book meetups. :)"
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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.
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